while this is mostly about facts, there are a lot of opinions in this tutorial (namely my distrust on several brands marketing strategies, and my opinion that’s better to start with cheap student quality stuff. LOTS of people disagree on that point) as well that you should take as what they are: personal opinions.

here is slightly more readable than on tumblr

this is the result of several years of research on creating a cheap but high quality palette that would help me.

other things to be aware of: pigments are generally more resistant in oil and acrylics than they are in watercolor. but there are a couple of pigments that work well in watercolor but really badly in oil.

pigments through the ages
a comprehensive guide to watercolor pigments and a lot of tests on popular brands
about van gogh’s bedroom
Blue and Yellow don’t make green by Michael Wilcox




i’m so excited to present EROZINE, now available for purchase. 

the first run is handmade and superlimited to 20 copies. everyone involved is so talented and made some of their best work for this sexyass zine. 
i’m gonna take the time to link you to each of their blogs for everyone to check out with ease ^_^ 

julia armstrong

jeremy boydell


simone harrison

hannahbelle mclain


sera stanton


woo hoo i’m growing up you guys…. look at what i’m involved in, weheheh………