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Watercolour metals challenge: Day 4 Speed golf & the art of letting loose

Day 4 of the watercolour challenge… painting metals for 7 days.   I’m still finding my feet in terms of my preferred watercolour style.  I have been reading about and looking at several different styles that can be achieved using the watercolour medium.  They range from very tight to very loose.  Think delicate and accurate botanical art vs bleeding edges…

How to use Photoshop to create your own graphic line illustrations

Or, avoid copyright headaches; use Photoshop to create a line drawing image yourself. Problematic copyright issues in blogging can be swept away if you use material you have created yourself. Use Photoshop to create a line drawing for use in your personal blog, or just for the sheer fun of it.  In this post, I’ll share with you some tips I have discovered.  There are many…

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Waterpistol 3 ways. My illustration challenge.

Or, experimenting with different illustrative techniques in an attempt to capture the glory of a humble toy water pistol. In this post, I will be showing you the pros and cons of the various illustrative mediums I worked in…   I have been experimenting with illustration in general and thought it would be useful to some readers to share some of…