Everything a Beginner needs!

Starting out with watercolour can be tricky, and it can be overwhelming to figure out which paints, papers and brushes you need to get started. These articles are packed with useful advice, recommended tools and fun projects to help you on your way and to make starting out as stress-free as possible.

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