Watercolour painting on canvas

Watercolour on Canvas If you want to paint with watercolour on canvas, we advise you add a little something before starting to paint. Amylee has tested the method with Sennelier’s Semi-Absorbent Gesso. So what does she think? With watercolour painting, I particularly … Continue reading

Easy ways to make Watercolour Patterns

A Tutorial from Amylee Learn how to make patterns with this easy watercolour tutorial. Follow these simple steps written by Amylee Paris and you’ll make super patterns every time. Want to learn a little tip that will give new style to your watercolour paintings? This tip is … Continue reading

9 Easy Products for Watercolour Painting

Watercolour Painting from Amylee Have you ever perused the different forms of watercolour paint? Read Amylee Paris’ review to get some interesting insights! The recipe for watercolour is very simple. It is a coloured paste made from powdered pigment, and gum Arabic. … Continue reading

New from the Blog: Working with...

by Jo York This time I’ve been playing with Jaxon Aquarell Watercolours! © Jo York “I’ve been using an Aquarell set consisting of 48 half pans, which gives an excellent colour range including metallics and whites, and you also get … Read more ...

Free In-Store Events:...

Children’s Summer Workshops 11:00 to 15:00 Saturday 19.08.17 & 12:00 to 16:00 Sunday 20.08.17 GreatArt will be hosting some summer workshops to entertain young creative artists and families, in partnership with Cool it Art. Saturday 19.08.17 11:00 to 15:00 – … Read more ...

Horadam Watercolour

The Schmincke Horadam watercolour range now offers 35 new shades! The New Extended and Optimised range from Schmincke These watercolours offer artists the benefits of the highest standard of pigments, specially selected binding and wetting agents and a special pouring process … Continue reading

Nicola McLean

Catching up with Past Prize Winners We got in touch with some artists who have won our prizes to see how it helped them to progress and develop their practice. Here you can see what they had to say! Please introduce … Read more ...