Art Problems Solved

Art isn’t always easy, things go wrong and if you are teaching yourself sometimes you won’t know what to do.  This page is a handy guide to the common issues that crop up often and my advice on how to tackle them. Contact Me if you have something you would like covered on this page.

Lack of Inspiration 

The Importance of Experimenting in Art

When I get Stuck What Can I Do?

Materials 

Which Pencil?

Which Sketchpad?

Which Size Sketchpad?

Do I have to Use Turpentine?

Drawing

Which Pencil?

What is Mark-making?

Painting 

Why is my Paper Buckling?

How Can I ‘See’ Colour?

Skills 

What is Composition?