Alcohol Ink Basics

How to Control Alcohol Ink

How to Control Alcohol Ink

When you first start using alcohol inks or painting with alcohol ink, you quickly learn just how uncontrollable the ink can be.   If it's too inky, it run and interact with other elements.   If you want to paint representational art, you will quickly learn that you...

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Mystical Bonsai Continued – For Society Members

Mystical Bonsai Continued – For Society Members

Here you'll find Part 1 and Part 2 of my narrated real time version of Mystical Bonsai. The A.I. Art Community public blog, featuring the time time-lapse video, shows the step by step photos of the first part, with explanations of creating the smooth variegated sky....

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How to Seal Alcohol Ink Art

How to Seal Alcohol Ink Art

Sealing alcohol ink is one of the most commonly asked questions for folks getting started with alcohol ink art.   Laurie "Trumpt" Williams shows us one of the most common, proven methods for sealing and protecting your alcohol ink art work.  Products mentioned in this...

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Dramatic Skies with Alcohol Ink

Dramatic Skies with Alcohol Ink

In this alcohol ink art technique video, artist Linda Crocco generously shares with us her technique for creating dramatic skies with alcohol ink on YUPO. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhrtPLsL6EE Learn more about Linda and her art at...

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Is Alcohol Ink Lightfast?

Is Alcohol Ink Lightfast?

Are Alcohol Inks Lightfast?         We get this question quite often in our Facebook groups and communities. Are alcohol inks lightfast and should I use them in my art? What can be done to preserve the quality and color in my artwork?  In this article, I share some...

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