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dress up illustrations

Dress up illustrations


Simple and fun monochrome painting

reduction print

Trying a reduction print


Painting over life drawings with mixed media

printing with an antique copy press

Printing with a copy press

4 versions of the same linoprint by North Vancouver artist Sandrine Pelissier

1 linoprint – 9 plates- 4 versions

Stretching mini linoprints on canvas

Stretching mini linoprints on canvas


Testing alternative carving materials for lino printing

painting over varnished paper

Painting over varnished paper

8 most popular posts of all time

The 8 most popular posts of all time on

life drawings

Organized chaos : Reworking life drawings in mixed media

loosen up your pen and ink portraits by Sandrine Pelissier

loosen up your ink portraits

in between drawing and painting

Between Drawing and Painting – part 2

watercolor pencils monoprints

Watercolor Pencils Monoprints


How to make mini 6 pages books from one sheet of paper

shading techniques for drawings

6 shading techniques for your drawings

ideas for sketching at home on ARTiful, panting demos

Ideas for sketching at home

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Add impact to your drawings with selective coloring

Painting with acrylic skins

Painting with acrylic skins


5 fun summer art activities to try for yourself or with your kids or grand-kids

Easy monoprint technique on ARTiful, painting demos

Easy monoprint technique

spirograph tree

Spirograph Tree: Using a spirograph for visual texture


One drawing 7 versions


watercolor and pen figure drawing


Dry brushing for mixed media portraits

Paintingover life drawings with Indian Ink part 2 on Artiful painting demos by Sandrine Pelissier

Painting over Life drawings with Indian ink – part 2


Charcoal portrait on paper step by step : Beehive

mixed media flower painting from imagination

Painting flowers from imagination: 3 Paintings for the Anonymous Art Show

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Painting with India Ink over life drawings


Fun and easy : Scribble drawings


How to add visual texture to watercolor and acrylic washes.

Painting over life drawings with acrylic and watercolor pencils on ARTiful painting demos by Sandrine Pelissier

Painting over Life drawings with Acrylic and Watercolor Pencils

How to apply an isolation coat to your paintings

How to apply an isolation coat to your paintings before varnishing

No phone selfie, part of culture days 2016

Culture Days 2016 : The No-Phone Selfie


How to paint on stone paper with acrylics and alcohol based inks

ink resist (1)

Ink Resist Technique, a video tutorial


A Yupo paper alternative part 2: Painting a still life

How to add patterns to a forest painting by Sandrine Pelissier

Painting a forest in acrylic with patterns : Discovery Walk

prepare you paper before painting with watercolor or oil pastels

Clear gesso or gel medium for making your life drawings paper waterproof?

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Life drawing challenges: How to draw hands

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