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Old Tuesday 7th November 2006, 03:29   #1
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starting watercolor...

what materials, paper, books, technique tips, etc?
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Old Tuesday 7th November 2006, 06:30   #2
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what materials, paper, books, technique tips, etc?
This might be of interest:

WetCanvas!
http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/chan...&channel_id=31

Water Color Pencil
http://scribbletalk.com/forumdisplay.php?f=9
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I would recommend that you always buy a good quality watercolour paper at 140lb weight minimum and the best quality brushes you can afford. I would also recommend you buy pan watercolours (blocks) rather than tubes as there is then less waste.
When painting always make sure you are sat comfortably and that you have the best light possible and just play around and have fun!
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