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Sketching

10 drawing principles

It seems a lot of painters aren’t learning to draw these days, but if like me you are, here’s a really helpful article from Outdoor Painter.

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Painting

Flowering tree in Albert Park

Flowering tree in Albert Park
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Learn to Paint podcast

This podcast only started a few months ago, but it’s my favourite so far for beginners. Unlike other podcasts, where the hosts tend to waffle, Kelly gets straight to the point and asks clear, insightful questions. And the guests give clear, insightful answers. It feels very practical, and I’m scribbling down lots of notes.

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Painting

Pegs—in colour

Pegs

I was tempted to avoid painting this, because I found the pegs hard to draw (and I thought I’d stuff them up painting them), but I’m glad I didn’t. The colour in the photo’s not quite accurate (what looks like a red peg is actually bright pink), but you get the idea.

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Sketching

My youngest in a beanbag

My youngest