Watercolor Paints & Paper: What Works Best

Here’s a question I get asked a lot: Can I use regular paper with my watercolor paints? Or do I need... View Article

The Best Art Products to Use with Kids – Art Made Easy 020

Ready to order your first shipment of art supplies and don’t know what to order? Curious why some art supplies are... View Article



3 Techniques to Try with Tempera Paint

When it comes to painting techniques, most of us think about using watercolor paints. There is just so much you can... View Article

Art Tip Video: Using Markers in the Art Room

Using markers in the art room is by far one of the easiest mediums to prep for. I love how... View Article

To Spray or Not To Spray…

Chalk pastels are one of my favorite products to use in the art room. They allow a child to lay... View Article

Teaching Art at Home: Problems, Set Up, and Art Supplies

Over the years, I have received many emails from home-schooling parents wondering how to incorporate my art lessons into their... View Article

The Best Colored Pencils

  Colored pencils, when used properly, can impart a wonderful quality to artwork. When combined with markers, colored pencils can... View Article

Art Supplies: Perfect Paints

Paint is the perfect elementary school art medium. Picking up a paint brush is irresistible to kids and I know... View Article

All About Liquid Watercolor Paints

One of the most common questions and personal email queries I receive concerns liquid watercolors. They are still a novelty for... View Article