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Edbon Sevilleno – Dunkaan

Dunkaan (Wharf) watercolor on paper 36 x 52 cm ©2016  Edbon Sevilleno     Scene Inspiration from Lito Brion Ballaran photos STEP-BY-STEP Edbon Sevilleno       Reference photo from Lito Ballaran   Dunkaan pencil sketch. In my composition arrangement, there is a stopper, an eye path and echo waves.  Note that I deleted the tire which I felt is Read More …

Karen Sioson – Magnolia

Magnolias #1 watercolor on paper 9.5 x 9.5 inches ©2015  Karen Sioson Colors used:   Cadmium Lemon Golden Quinacridone Rose/Magenta Carmine Violet Cobalt Blue Green Olive Green Burnt Sienna Neutral Black   From White Nights Extra Fine Artists’ Watercolors, 36 pan set. Paper support: 140 lb Cold Pressed Arches Watercolor Paper. Magnolias #1 watercolor on paper Read More …

Karen Sioson – DIY Brush holder for article

DIY Brush Holder This is an affordable and easy to make paint brush organizer. It folds compact when closed while providing a sturdy housing for your brushes. This has the advantage of being easy to clean, is less prone to molding and would allow brushes to air dry easily.  Plastic was a natural choice.      ART HACKS Karen Sioson           Materials: plastic Read More …

Karen Sioson – Brush Care tip 1

Brush Care Tip Even brushes have bad hair days.  In the case of this synthetic brush of mine, damage is beyond repair.   I still hold on to it though and use it for scrubbing, or for reconstituting dried paint.  Also good for softening hard edges.   We cannot expect our brushes to last forever.  They Read More …

Karen Sioson – DIY Brush holder

DIY Brush Holder I needed an organizer for my brushes that would also serve as travel holder.  I was looking for materials that would be easy to clean and would allow my brushes to air dry with the brush hairs pointing downward.  Plastic was a natural choice because it was less prone to molding.  Most important, the Read More …

Wilfredo Calderon – Temple in Malacca

Temple in Malacca SERIESwatercolor on paper12 x 16 inches©2015  Wilfredo Calderon COMPLETED WIPs Wilfredo Calderon       Temple in Malaccawatercolor on paper12 x 16 inches© 2015 Wilfredo Calderon Wilfredo “Yeye” Calderon is a regular contributor to the Learning Forum and has helped many get over their fear of watercolor by sharing his WIPs.   Read more about the artist »

Wilfredo Calderon – Malacca Port 2

Malacca Port SERIESwatercolor on paper12 x 16 inches©2015  Wilfredo Calderon COMPLETED WIPs Wilfredo Calderon       Malacca PortSERIESwatercolor on paper12 x 16 inches© 2015 Wilfredo Calderon Wilfredo “Yeye” Calderon is a regular contributor to the Learning Forum and has helped many get over their fear of watercolor by sharing his WIPs.   Read more about the artist »

Danny Doce – Red Bell Peppers

Red Bell Pepperswatercolor on 300 gsm hot pressed paper21 x 29 inches©2014  Danny Doce COMPLETED WIPs Danny Doce       Red Bell Pepperswatercolor on paper21 x 29 inches© 2014 Danny Doce Read more about the artist, Danny Doce »

Rene Canlas 1

Ginaw ng Tubigwatercolor on Langton Prestige paper29 x 21.5 inches©2016  Rene Canlas COMPLETED WIPs Rene Canlas       Ginaw ng Tubigwatercolor on paper29 x 21.5 inches© 2016 Rene Canlas Rene Canlas is a regular contributor to the Learning Forum.  Whether done on site or in the studio, Rene’s paintings always inspire.   Read more about the artist »

Deg Francisco 1

Agahan 02 watercolor on Hahnemuhle 425 gsm 24 x 34 cm ©2015  Deg Francisco White Nights Extra Fine Watercolors       We asked our artists to share works in progress to help students and those just beginning with watercolor get over their fear of the medium.  By seeing how the artists break down seemingly hard Read More …