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Beefing Up Gouache Palette and Brushes

One of the fairly local art supply places has a big sale on so I added four more colours to my gouache palette. While fiddling around doing decorative initials and drop caps on my Manner and Material blog, I realized … Continue reading

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Don’t Struggle With Cheap Gouache!

Over the last 15 years or so, I’ve been struggling now and then to use my set of Reeves gouache. It’s great for beginner’s having a fiddle with a medium they aren’t sure about, but they are quite chalky and … Continue reading

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Gouache Test Swatches in Stillman and Birn Gamma Sketchbook

If I wasn’t convinced before, this will do it. My older sketchbook would have buckled like mad with this amount of paint and water, even though it is slightly heavier paper. As well as laying down test swatches, I did … Continue reading

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