Airbrushing a Pet Portrait with “Maddi”

Painting a doggie can be one of the most fun things you could do with paint.  It is a great way to make some extra bucks if you can learn to master this artform. Today we will be painting Maddi, a precious little pooch that is only black and white but, there is more to her than meets the eye.  So, grab your brushes and … Continue reading Airbrushing a Pet Portrait with “Maddi”

Watercolor magic: How-to-Paint a killer wave

One of the most satisfying things you could paint are perfect waves.  One of the most satisfying mediums you could paint with is watercolors.  When you mix the two, they become watercolor magic.  Here’s a little step-by-step on how to create your own little heaven. So there is a little insight on how watercolors work and how fun it is to manipulate the ranges of … Continue reading Watercolor magic: How-to-Paint a killer wave

Disco Queen – Painting with white paint on black board

Painting portraits is usually done by creating shadows with a dark color on a light surface. Today we will be learning how to paint with highlights on a black board.  This is something that I consider advanced and a technique that does require lots of free handing.  That does not mean that only experts can try this, because anyone can do this!  So grab your … Continue reading Disco Queen – Painting with white paint on black board

Airbrushing Famous Portraits series *DJ Tara Brooks*

When painting a portrait of anyone famous, I definitely need to make sure that it is spot on.  Not only will the fans notice if anything is off but, when the celebrity sees it, they will be happy.  Now, painting any portrait is challenging for that very reason.  When painting a lady, however, it can be really tough and you will need to be very … Continue reading Airbrushing Famous Portraits series *DJ Tara Brooks*