If you’ve never learned the technique of painting, the first step will likely be your first brush. If you’ve just used a regular brush, it may take a little while to become familiar with the finer details of a brush stroke. When the technique works, it’s easy to pick up new techniques and create your own look that is so distinctive you’ll be remembered as a great artist.
What is an intermediate brush?
As you get more experience in painting, start feeling more comfortable with different techniques. As you start working in different styles, you become more confident. The point at which you can do something with a brush that a novice could never, ever do, is often the point of an intermediate brush.
Do I need paint for my first portrait?
The answer to that question depends on if you want to make a living from painting, or if you want to find a hobby at least. For someone else just starting out in painting, the answer is always “no.” People are always surprised to find out that someone didn’t use paint until almost an entire year of painting had been taken by them and they’re finally getting to the point where they can actually make some money from it.
If you’re a beginner, the best way to learn is to find a free time to paint. You will, however, get started painting on an extremely narrow time frame, and that means that you have a shorter time to spend on getting comfortable with different techniques and colors.
At the end of this article, I describe my approach to painting to beginners. I’m going to describe the things I used that helped me along. I hope this guide helps newbies start painting and get off to a great start.
Why is painting so beautiful?
Painting is an art, but unlike any other art form, its beauty is not created with the intention to please a viewer. Instead, it’s because of a deep sense of feeling in our skin and heart to tell a story.
If you have never experienced something as beautiful as painting, it’s hard to imagine anything that would be as good at taking you to the other plane of consciousness.
That’s why I encourage you to learn and experience how beautiful painting can really be. I think that if you take the time and put in the effort, you may feel like painting may not always be the biggest priority of your life. That’s okay though, it’s something to keep in mind. That’s the same path