Water Media Demo – February 2024



Here are some of the products I shared in the demo along with paintings/sketches made from them:

Water soluble pencils: 





Water soluble pens:

  • Pilot Varsity disposable fountain pen (make a quick sketch, then use water brush to activate ink and create values):  https://amzn.to/4bEv5lL
  • Water brushes are great for sketching on-the-go.  Fill them up with water, and you’re ready to paint!  https://amzn.to/3UHy7js


  • Elegant writer pen (make a sketch, activate ink with water, dab with paper towel to lift and will leave some pinkish purple):  https://amzn.to/4bxWRAF




Inks, fluid acrylic, liquid watercolor:


  • Golden high flow acrylic used like watercolor



  • Dr. Ph Martin’s Hydrus liquid watercolor (great for pop art!  I use it full strength to get smooth coverage):  https://amzn.to/3UFvAGa


  • Dr. Ph Martin Black Star waterproof India ink (fantastic for matte black background!):  https://amzn.to/4bArp4D


Platinum Carbon ink (great for monochromatic paintings, add a little water for lighter values):  https://amzn.to/3UZ1pKz



Special effects:

Watercolor crystals:



To make prints of my art, I use gicleetoday.com .  They are reasonably priced, great quality.



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