One of the favourite topics of discussion when botanical artists get together is the art materials they use.
I've also spent a lot of time interviewing top botanical artists - and I always ask them about which paints they use and which paper they favour...
This NEW SECTION of Botanical Art and Artists will aim to bring together:
Favourite art materials
Botanical artists recommend their favourite art materials
Botanical artists typically favoured one brand of paper in the past. However, now, they're exploring a wider range of brands and surfaces.
Vellum was used by famous artists in the past - and is now increasingly being used for contemporary botanical art.
Watercolour + Gouache Paints
Graphite / Carbon Pencils
Pen and Ink
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