Aw dude that seriously means so much, thank you! I had been using gouache by Holbein, and it’s really great stuff, I’d highly recommend it. But I found that it’s a bit (and by a bit I mean waaaay) too expensive for me to keep a consistent stock of the colors I need, so I bought an off-brand kit by artist loft, not expecting much from it, and I was pleasantly surprised by the quality! My wallet was happy about it too, as the entire set cost me less than one tube of the professional grade stuff.
Oh thank you! c: So many nice messages today, aw. I get inspired by things around me, particularly nature. I get really severe art block where I have zero inspiration for weeks or months at a time, when that happens I go searching for new artists to admire and learn from. If you’re feeling uninspired, look around yourself, or within yourself. Ideas will hit you when you least expect it!
Well thank you! And that’s great, best of luck to you! 😊
Dude that’s exactly how I feel when I look at other artists work. But don’t make yourself feel bad!
Usually I just draw it with pencil and then fill it in the best I can with paint. If I screw up or the edge isn’t clean enough I’ll go back and put a darker layer around the edge, and keep going until I get it the way I want it (you could also clean up the outer edge with white paint). Or you could always mask the edge before you paint, with masking fluid or tape! That way you’ll get it on the first try, and peeling off the mask when you’re finished is always sooo satisfying c: