How to Mix Any Gray with Acrylic Paint 3 Ways!

Hi guys! In today’s video, I’m sharing how to mix a blue-grey color using acrylic paint. You can easily change this to mix a red-grey, green-grey, peach-grey, any grey you need! I hope you enjoy, leave me a comment below if you’d like more of these kinds of videos! Read my blog post on mixing […]

3 Tips for Painting with Acrylics for Beginners

Hi friends! In this video, I’ll share with you my three tips for anyone new to painting with acrylics. Acrylics can be a tough medium to learn, so hopefully these three tips will get you started on the right foot in your art adventures! Resources: My FREE FULL LENGTH Pear still life tutorial My blog […]

Shiny Ball Syndrome: Don’t Get Caught in the Highlight!

Hey guys! So I wanted to write a post to compliment my previous post on using grounds, that is, I wanted to talk about the colour white a bit more.  Last time we talked about avoiding white as a colour to start painting over for various reasons, and today I want to talk about yet […]

How to Paint a Blended Background

Hi friends! It’s Tutorial Tuesday! This tutorial builds on last week’s tutorial about how to blend two colours in acrylics (here if you missed it).  This time we’re going to paint a smooth, blended background for any still life, abstract, or floral painting!  I hope this tutorial helps! Thanks for watching! -Ashley <3

How to Mix Grey

Hi friends! Continuing with our colour mixing adventures, next up is grey!  Now the first thing to pop into a beginner’s mind when thinking about mixing grey is white and black.  This is a very quick way to mix a neutral grey (know those tubes of paint you can buy called “neutral grey”?  That’s all […]