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How Many Times Should I Practice the Same Painting?

I'm not a fan of working on one painting for a really, really long time. If you can start and...

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Can You Explain the Dry Brush Technique?

There are different ways to use this technique but one way is to wait until the paint on your...

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What Product Do You Recommend for Glazes?

In our recent VLOG on YouTube you can see how I did a glaze over a painting and used ...

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Is Daily Paintworks a good place to sell my paintings?

Meet Carol Marine. a great artist who started painting small paintings. She slowly developed a...

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What Type of Varnish Do You Use?

What type of varnish do you use on your paintings? Gloss or matte or a combination of both? Any...

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How Can I Avoid Overworking My Brushstrokes?

I have a tendency to overwork and go over my brush strokes until sometimes they're no longer...

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What is the Best Way to Package Artwork for Shipping?

There are lots of ways to package and ship paintings but this is what works for us!

These are the...

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Make Small Snippets of Bright Color Peek Throughout Painting

Just Off The Beaten Path - 18x24 - Jed Dorsey

If you want to have bright colors shining through...

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Are Golden Open Acrylics Suitable for Landscapes?

In a recent Q&A one of our members asked:

"Have you used Golden Open Acrylics? I use them for...

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How Do I Photograph My Paintings?

This depends on what you're trying to do. If you're trying to take a good enough image that...

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What I Learned About Painting Trees From Artist Edgar Payne

Which Is The Real One?

We are starting the new monthly learning modules soon which will look at...

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How Can I Keep My Paintings Loose?

Grab the biggest brush that you have and don't grab a smaller brush!

That's the easiest and most...

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