Wedge Brush Fun! Sketchbook Sunday!

Hi friends!  A couple of months ago I bought some wedge brushes and did a fun rainbow design in one of my sketchbooks and many of you asked for a tutorial, well, today is the day!

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Watch the video to see how this is done. The wedge brush can be a bit tricky so if you have one but got frustrated try it again! After a page or two of these you’ll be all set!

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I am working on a new section on flowers with the wedge brush for my Watercolor Flower Workshop so stay tuned for that! Til next time happy crafting!

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  1. Not sure if this is the place to ask, but do you think the Daniel Smith 238 dot(?) sample, is a good thing to try. It’s about 23.00. I’m using American Journey, but might like to try a color or two in another brand. Thanks

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    • I’m personally not a fan of dot cards but it will give you a good idea of what you like before spending a lot of money on paint you don’t like.

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  2. I am definately going to try this! Sketchbook Sunday has become an event I look forward to every weekend! Thank ypu Lindsay!

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  3. What size is the wedge brush?  6-8-10-12???  

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  4. That was fun to watch, is the wedge brush different than a sword or dagger? What size did you use in the exercise? That turned very pretty, will the brush do other shapes? Can you paint using it like a round? Wish there were more videos on brush shapes you can get from various styles of brushes like the diamond shape black velvet, i think they also call a cats tongue.

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    • it is similar to a dagger but instead of a flat ferrule it has a triangle ferrule. There are a lot of flowers and petals and glasses you can do with it.

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  5. it was relaxing watching you do this. I have practiced this with a round brush. This week I will do something similar. Thanks for the idea to paint and have fun. You have a business blog account? Is this how you are able to upload videos?

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  6. I don’t have this kind of brush, but I’m just learning and this would be a great exercise for me to do. thanks for sharing this with us, I’m learning so much from you and I love your blog. So glad I found you.

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  7. Loving all these tips

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  8. That is really pretty. I like the shape that the brush makes.

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