by Ellie Jakeman August 18, 2021 12 min read
The purists would answer that watercolour paintings should be behind museum quality, anti-reflective, conservation UV filtered glass, and confined within a frame. And most watercolour paintings are, as this used to be the only option for exhibiting your watercolour artwork. However there are many more presentation options for watercolour artists to consider once their work has a protective varnished final layer.
by Paul Worrall June 21, 2021 6 min read
by Ellie Jakeman May 05, 2021 7 min read 1 Comment
by catherine peters December 02, 2020 2 min read
Episode 8 'Creating a Landscape'
Our final episode of 2020 brings together all the techniques showcased over the last 7 episodes along with new techniques, to conclude with a final piece.
by catherine peters November 25, 2020 1 min read
Episode 7 - 'Creating Textures'
Our episode shows you how to create texture using non-specialist supplies such as sponges, rock salt and clingfilm.
by catherine peters November 18, 2020 1 min read
Episode 6 - MASKING & RESIST TECHNIQUES
We are looking at Masking and Resist watercolour techniques in this episode.
Our In-House artist Ellie Jakeman takes you through resist techniques using both tea-light and Taper candles plus masking techniques with our own ARTdiscount masking fluid and masking tape.
by catherine peters November 04, 2020 2 min read
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