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- Sun Oct 29, 2006 3:57 pm
- Forum: Materials
- Topic: Make a mini watercolor box-great for sketchcrawls
- Replies: 6
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This is such a great idea!!! I made one from an altoid can & brought it to school. Now my students are all making one for themselves!! Most of them cannot afford quality paints (they are only 14) but they are using student grade & having lots of fun. Windsor newton sells the empty 1/2 pans for water...
- Sun Oct 29, 2006 3:10 pm
- Forum: 12th World Wide SketchCrawl
- Topic: World Wide SketchCrawl #12 - Saturday December 9th
- Replies: 17
- Views: 17412
Ahhh ! Dec 9th I will be at a graduation for nurse anesthatist (spelling?) at the Roostertail on the Detroit river. I take my moleskin sketchbook & watercolors everywhere with me and people are used to it by now. I think I can get some great sketches there. I still don't have a workable scanner yet,...
- Mon Aug 07, 2006 5:15 pm
- Forum: Miscellaneous SketchCrawl discussion
- Topic: Question for all watercolour sketchcrawlers.
- Replies: 10
- Views: 8642
I don't like to sketch in pencil because it makes me want to correct things. I find that sketching in waterproof fine tip eliminates the fear of making mistakes & wasting time erasing. it is what it is. Then I like to paint on top. sometimes in wash & then straight from the paint pans. I have also p...
Wow Dan! You are a great artist. I hope it is ok with you, I would love to show your posted work to my students. I teach art to 7,8, & 9th graders. Some of them are sooo good and really would be successful if they continue - with their art. They get so discouraged at this age when something doesn't ...
- Sun Jun 18, 2006 2:54 pm
- Forum: 9th World Wide Sketchcrawl
- Topic: When is the next one?
- Replies: 19
- Views: 22203
Dear fellow sketchers, I just joined today and I am really excited about the whole idea of a sketchcrawl! I have been teaching art in michigan for 11 years, but I have been drawing since I can remember (mainly on walls with lipstick, crayon, or whatever I could get my hands on). I am passionately in...