Common Pitfalls for Beginner Artists

So you have decided to take up drawing and painting, you have got the kit but what now?  Time to get started! Here are a few pitfalls I see over and over again that you might want to consider if you are starting out:

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When I get Stuck What Can I Do?

Frustration is usually part of learning to draw and paint.  This is natural and we all experience it, learning to draw and paint isn’t that easy for many of us.  We have to learn so many things, how to observe, proportion, colours, shapes, tones…then there is all the materials to think about.

There are a few things that I recommend when you reach that stage of being stuck:

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