a watercolor portrait of a couple, seated on a couch, reading a book

Watercolor Portrait Painting

Painting Portraits in Watercolor Painting portraits in watercolor is ambitious. Figurative watercolors are some of my favorite subjects to paint, but they’re never easy (for

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Printmaking Inspiration

Printmakers to Admire I found Toronto artist Margaret Rankin’s work online in about 2005. Her subjects demonstrate her sharp eye and sure hands. She is

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watercolor painting of a back yard in new england with a bulkhead under a window on a clapboard house

5 Tips for Beginner Artists

5 Article Roundup for Beginner Artists Beginning an art adventure that requires some skill-building is a lot easier with instruction. Practical, step by step painting

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