Learn to Mix Colors with the Digital Mixer Tool

Join Sally Lynn MacDonald via a virtual workshop on ZOOM to learn how to mix your acrylic paint colors with a fabulous and easy FREE tool that let's you squeeze and UNsqueeze acrylic paint tubes as you learn online! This virtual lesson will allow you to truly see how to mix colors, create complementary mixes to desaturate, see how temperature bias affects mixing, and more. Plus you can save your … [Read more...]

Exercise: Dylusions Mixing Triads

Monday morning and the kids are off to school. I've got scads to do (who doesn't?), but I like to start out the creative part of my day with a loosening up exercise: either making a little something or getting to know a supply better. Today the supply is Dylusions brand of paints by Ranger Signature Designer, Dyan Reaveley. Sometimes I am lucky enough to have an entire range of color from a … [Read more...]

FREE *live* Ustream session using QoR Modern Watercolors

Tonight I'm hosting a FREE *live* Ustream session using QoR Modern Watercolors from Golden Artist Colors. This is a great preview session for anyone interested in learning how to mix colors. We will be focusing on earth tones and skin tones this evening. Join us at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/palettini for the FREE session. 9:00pm EST for one hour, TONIGHT, Thursday 02/26/2015. If you … [Read more...]

Just Keep Swimming…In-Person Workshops Update

The current port crisis on the West coast is causing mayhem for anyone that manufactures their product overseas; particularly in Asia and Japan. Every day I am getting e-mails from prominent companies telling me that they are affected by this labor dispute. I hope it is resolved quickly and product will begin to flow onto and off of store shelves soon. For my part, I wanted to let my stores and … [Read more...]

Oh, the places I’ll go!

I've added a new Event Calendar to the site...so you can find me, hopefully in your neck of the woods. Remember too, that there are options for online classes as well under that menu option. See you, online and in-person! SL … [Read more...]