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Mediterraneam Sea handmade watercolor paint by P. | Etsy

Mediterraneam Sea handmade watercolor paint by P. | Etsy

Handmade watercolorHandcrafted watercolor, pastel turquoise

Lustrous Gold-Handmade Watercolor | Etsy

Lustrous Gold-Handmade Watercolor | Etsy

Lustrous Gold: This is a pure Bright Gold pigment having the highest light fastness. It is a pearlescent pigment with golden lustrous metallic effect. --- This color has been mulled by hand on a glass slab and poured with love. Each half pan is wrapped in foil and a label made from handmade watercolor paper. --- Half pan/Full pan is a universal size and fits in all palettes designed to hold it. Each pan is magnetized. --- This paint is made from the finest Artist grade non toxic pigment…

How to Pick Your Palette Series: Primary Color Palettes

The Classic: Primary Color Palettes Primary colors are both wonderful and terrible, a blessing and a curse, all wrapped up in a great big rainbow trojan horse. But why this double edge? Because of the misconceptions that are so persistently intertwined with most views about how the primary colors function. They

Earth Pigments

Heidi Gustafson 🗿 on Instagram: “finally getting to a small restock of pigments, now up in my shop. some of the more beloved sold out foraged materials cold hematite…”

1,357 Likes, 49 Comments - Heidi Gustafson 🗿 (@heidilynnheidilynn) on Instagram: “finally getting to a small restock of pigments, now up in my shop. some of the more beloved sold…”

Earth interiors | earth tones decor trend

Earth interiors: inspired by earth, from sand to terracotta home decor on ITALIANBARK - interior design blog

Malachite pigment - fine

traditional, pigment, icon pigment, natural malachite pigment, natural green pigment, malachite pigment, malachite, best grade

Tips

How to Make Watercolor Swatches like a Boss

Painting swatches is an excellent way to get to know the characteristics of your paint. I wanted to learn how to make watercolor swatches in a way that would be a useful reference guide when I’m painting...

Tips when making watercolors

This blog post is dedicated to future watercolor maker nerds, and current makers! It will be include an array of tips and hints. I have noticed a lot of you have followed me on Instagram and on the forum and I thank you so much for your ongoing support. What I can say is that I do check you all out, and I gather notes

Pigments

Making My Own Watercolor Paints from Ozark Pigments

A year ago this month I began painting with my handmade watercolor paints. Click through to read the story of how it all began.

Turning Plant Waste Into Color Pigments Made Possible with KAIKU Living Color

Designers are talking more and more about the circular economy and avoiding waste, the areas in which they seek to make changes become ever more specific.

How to make natural dyes for fabric - a few beautiful and colorful experiments - Dreams Factory

Learn how to make natural dyes for fabric using ingredients that you already have around! Have fun experimenting to get beautiful colors and shades!

Dot Cards

Suuszen handmade watercolors by Suuszenart on Etsy

Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewelry, and more… lots more.

Clockwork Dot Card  Handmade Watercolor  Mica / Metallic | Etsy

Clockwork Dot Card | Handmade Watercolor | Mica / Metallic Paint - Calligraphy, Lettering, and/or Painting

Clockwork Dot Card Handmade Watercolor Mica / Metallic | Etsy

Palettes

Mini Pastel Shimmer Paint Palette Handmade Watercolours Tin | Etsy

Mini Pastel Shimmer Paint Palette, Handmade Watercolours, Tin Inspiration Palette, Hand Crafted Paints, Fungi Pigments, Nature Paints

Hand Crafted Watercolour Paints from Natural Plant and Mushroom Sources. Included in this set is: -One tin -six mini pans of colour -each purchase receives complimentary sample dots to enjoy Learn about your colours below: Mini Pans (1cm x1cm x.5cm) -Rose Quartz Shimmer (hand sourced stone from vancouver island and mica) -Sandstone Shimmer (hand sourced sandstone from Vancouver Island) -Celadonite Shimmer (purchased crystal celadonite pigment and mica) -Peacock Shimmer (mixture of…

Greens and Blues Palette Handmade Watercolours Tin | Etsy

Greens and Blues Palette, Handmade Watercolours, Tin Inspiration Palette, Hand Crafted Natural Paints, One of a Kind Paint Palette

Hand Crafted Watercolour Paints Included in this set is: -One lightweight small circular tin -6mini pans -each purchase receives complimentary sample dots to enjoy Learn about your colours below: Mini Pans (1cm x1cm x.5cm) -Minty Breeze (purchased pigment) -Pthalo Green Shimmer - (insanity pigmented purchased pigment and mica) -Spruce (mixture of purchased pigments - very pigmented) -Ultramarine Blue (purchased pigment - highly concentrated) -Blueberry Bean Shimmer (Hand made plant…

Recipes

Watercolor Binder Recipe

I get a lot of questions about making watercolor paints. The most common question being, how do I make the binder? You know what? I totally understand why you would ask a watercolor maker this question. First off, good on you for asking. It's okay to ask. Hopefully the person you have asked is happy to share their know

How to Make Handmade Watercolor Paint from Rock or Clay | DIY

Rocks, soil, or clay are the main ingredients. Here's my process for making incredible handmade watercolor paint.

Lake Pigment

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How to make a lake pigment

A basic lake pigment is pretty easy to make. Some lake pigments are more complex – there’s a reason madder lake took a while to catch on, historically – but most of them are easy …

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Pigment Recepies

Making Paint - @spiritsearch

See Instagram ‘Making Paint’ highlights from Robert (@spiritsearch)

mortar_pestle

How to make a lake pigment

A basic lake pigment is pretty easy to make. Some lake pigments are more complex – there’s a reason madder lake took a while to catch on, historically – but most of them are easy …

Mediterraneam Sea handmade watercolor paint by P. | Etsy

Mediterraneam Sea handmade watercolor paint by P. | Etsy

Handmade watercolorHandcrafted watercolor, pastel turquoise

Lustrous Gold-Handmade Watercolor | Etsy

Lustrous Gold-Handmade Watercolor | Etsy

Lustrous Gold: This is a pure Bright Gold pigment having the highest light fastness. It is a pearlescent pigment with golden lustrous metallic effect. --- This color has been mulled by hand on a glass slab and poured with love. Each half pan is wrapped in foil and a label made from handmade watercolor paper. --- Half pan/Full pan is a universal size and fits in all palettes designed to hold it. Each pan is magnetized. --- This paint is made from the finest Artist grade non toxic pigment…

How to Pick Your Palette Series: Primary Color Palettes

The Classic: Primary Color Palettes Primary colors are both wonderful and terrible, a blessing and a curse, all wrapped up in a great big rainbow trojan horse. But why this double edge? Because of the misconceptions that are so persistently intertwined with most views about how the primary colors function. They

Natural Earth Recipes

Quality, non-toxic, and sustainable art supplies for children and fine artists.

Heidi Gustafson 🗿 on Instagram: “finally getting to a small restock of pigments, now up in my shop. some of the more beloved sold out foraged materials cold hematite…”

1,357 Likes, 49 Comments - Heidi Gustafson 🗿 (@heidilynnheidilynn) on Instagram: “finally getting to a small restock of pigments, now up in my shop. some of the more beloved sold…”

Earth interiors | earth tones decor trend

Earth interiors: inspired by earth, from sand to terracotta home decor on ITALIANBARK - interior design blog

Includes how to rewet watercolors

When Good Art Materials Go Bad

Includes how to rewet watercolors

Malachite pigment - fine

traditional, pigment, icon pigment, natural malachite pigment, natural green pigment, malachite pigment, malachite, best grade

Special Selection Earth Set of 12- Artisan Handmade Watercolor paint Set made from Genuine World Ear

3 new EXTENDER SETS OF 6 to jump out or deepen different painting directions and needs.👉🏼First is the traditional set of 12 Special Earth colors.✨You can add the POWER EXTENDER for Up close brights and other color variations that may come up.✨✨Or add the blue green extender which is generally popular for mixing distances which turn greyer and bluer as landscapes recede.✨✨✨OR ADD THE DISTANCE GREYS THEMSELVES- these add the color needed for receding distances and I’ve used colors here not…

How I fill watercolor pans (DIY)

This video looks at how I fill watercolour pans with tube paints, and how to dry them. You can buy empty pans easily online. How to fill them is not difficul...

Making My Own Watercolor Paints from Ozark Pigments

A year ago this month I began painting with my handmade watercolor paints. Click through to read the story of how it all began.

Turning Plant Waste Into Color Pigments Made Possible with KAIKU Living Color

Designers are talking more and more about the circular economy and avoiding waste, the areas in which they seek to make changes become ever more specific.