Watercolor Painting for Beginners > In the following articles from American Watercolor Weekly, you’ll learn ways to improve your paintings, the best advice other artists have to share, favorite watercolor hacks, and more!
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Top 3 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Paintings Today
Andy Evansen shares his best advice for how to become a better painter.
101 Watercolor Painting Tips, Tricks & Techniques
From how to keep your watercolors fresh and loose to mixing a range of glorious greens and choosing the right watercolor brush for the job, this must-have compilation may just hold the secret to taking your work to the next level.
The Best Advice I Ever Got: Todd Saal
Todd Saal shares the advice he wishes he had received earlier in his painting career. It might be just what you need to hear today.
Carol Carter’s Favorite Watercolor Hack
This American Watercolor Weekly advisor shares a simple trick for creating the illusion of depth in your work.
The Best Advice I Ever Got: Brienne M. Brown
Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference. Find out what one simple trick encouraged this watercolor artist to develop a life-changing painting habit and stick with it.
Antonio Masi’s Watercolor Hack
Known for his large-scale watercolor paintings of New York City’s iconic bridges, this American Watercolor Weekly Advisor shares his secret for creating long straight lines.
The Best Advice I Ever Got: Bev Jozwiak
If Bev Jozwiak has learned one thing about being an artist, it’s this: all the talent in the world can’t substitute for time at the easel.
A Watercolor Hack That Will Wake Up Your Colors
Sometimes a little change can make a big impact. Laurin McCracken made a minor adjustment to the water he uses to activate and mix his colors, with great effect. And now he’s willing to share his secret with you.
The Best Advice I Ever Got: Carol Carter
American Watercolor Weekly advisor Carol Carter shares two tips that have made the greatest impact on her work.
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