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Ultimate Pen and Ink Test Video

See the test results in PDF form here! I gave all the inks at least 24 hours to dry. I was expecting the india ink to be more waterproof, but I had slight smudges with most of them. I used a Speedball 107 crow quill nib for all the inks. I hope you find this video...


Free Lineart Available – Butterflies

A recent video on my YouTube channel started out as a simple line drawing so I thought I’d offer up the line art in case anyone wants to color it in. (The colored version of the image will be added soon, when the video goes live.) I have PDF version that should be easy to print...


Can you learn to paint from a book?

Skip to 7:35 if you just want to hear my opinions on learning to paint from a book. Products Used (Amazon Affiliate Links): Watercolour Flowers by Wendy Tait http://amzn.to/29C2Udh Canson Montval Watercolor Paper http://amzn.to/29C31FN Aqua Tote (collapsible water holder) http://amzn.to/29MkVDN Artist’s Masking Tape http://amzn.to/29w0oQT Martin Mijello Airtight Watercolor Palette http://amzn.to/29C3zLw Winsor and Newton Watercolor Paints http://amzn.to/29C3o2Y


Commission Details

If you are interested in buying a commissioned piece of art from me please read this entirely. Rules: 1. I only do portraits. This means no full body shots, pets, environments, or anything else. Portraiture is my passion and it is what I like to focus on. 2. I will need one high quality photograph (meaning...


How To Draw A Face: For Mathematicians

I’m starting this new series on my YouTube channel of “how to” videos that I describe as being for mathematicians. This is just a silly term I use because the basics of drawing can actually be distilled down to something more technical in nature and is easily done with some super simple geometry. If you’re going...


It’s Almost Here

In just a few short days I’ll be done with all of my classes at Academy of Art. I can’t believe it’s time to say goodbye. I’m excited to start my career, but also sad to see this time come to an end. Hopefully, this means wonderful things for this website and my portfolio as I...


First Two Videos Are Live

Just wanted to let you all know that my first two YouTube videos are now live on my channel. I’m still working things out, tweaking audio and video quality, and honing in on the best content for you all, so expect for everything to improve from here. If you have any video suggestions that you’d like...


Welcome to My Web World

Hey guys! Just want everyone to know that I am working on filming videos currently for the YouTube channel and will be posting related content in this area. That’s my big summer project for this year. I can’t wait to get some sweet content up ASAP! I’ll also be adding updates on my artwork and any...