Throughout the more than forty years of his career as a Professional Fine Artist, Paul Taggart has delighted in sharing his passion for painting and drawing. All of Paul’s techniques and methods are based on the traditional techniques that he uses in his own painting; so, whether you are painting in acrylics, oils, watercolours or pastels, you can be sure they have been tried and tested.
The purpose of the various series of ‘Painting Topical Techniques with Paul Taggart’ tutorials is to provide you with tips and techniques that you can add to your painting repertoire. By acquiring this additional knowledge, you will gain confidence and the wherewithal to exploit and manipulate the various aspects of painting, with which to develop your own distinctive and unique style.
Sometimes it is the simplest of tips that will elicit that “oh, so that’s how it’s done” revelations; so it doesn’t necessarily mean that a short video is less of a tutorial – it is more likely that Paul has distilled down what others may convey as an ‘oh-so-complicated’ technique or tip.
No rambling, complicated explanations here. These are comprehensive, step-by-step tutorials filmed in real-time with Paul’s accompanying running commentary to help smooth the way and make your painting experience all the more enjoyable.
Although ‘[Series 3] Painting Topical Techniques for Watercolour with Paul Taggart’ is a companion box-set to ‘[Series 3] Learn To Enjoy Painting in Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ THIS BOX-SET WILL STAND YOU IN GOOD STEAD FOR ALL OF YOUR WATERCOLOUR PAINTING – for it not only contains the Basics and Exercise for Paul’s Combination Method it also contains the following additional essential tips and techniques.
Overlaying Colours/Mixes – discover the power in your hands to alter the look of your subject through exploiting overlaid colours/mixes.
Influence of Backgrounds – understanding how colours influence each other.
Glazing – really? Glazing in watercolours? A simple demonstration and a powerful tool.
Counterchange – its value in creating light.
Moving Water in Perspective – need not be the ‘terrifying’ subject that others might lead you to believe it is.
MORE USEFUL TUTORIALS …
‘Learn to Enjoy Colour Mixing with Paul Taggart [Series 1] – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/colourmixingseries1
‘Painting Equipment Focus for Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/awwptwatercolourequip
‘[Series 1] Learn to Enjoy Painting in Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/artworkshopwithpaulwc1
‘[Series 1] Panting Topical Techniques for Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/awwptwatercolourtechs01
‘[Series 2] Learn to Enjoy Painting in Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/artworkshopwithpaulwc2
‘[Series 2] Panting Topical Techniques for Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/awwptwatercolourtechs02
‘[Series 3] Learn to Enjoy Painting in Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/artworkshopwithpaulwc3
‘[Series 3] Panting Topical Techniques for Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/awwptwatercolourtechs03
‘[Series 4] Learn to Enjoy Painting in Watercolours with Paul Taggart’ – https://vimeo.com/ondemand/artworkshopwithpaulwc4