Laurie Williams

Coolors.co for Art Color Studies

Coolors.co for Art Color Studies

Alcohol Ink Artist, Laurie Williams demonstrates how to create a quick and easy color study and plan for painting sections of representational art.   Coolors.co is a free color scheme website that allows you to create unique color schemes, both dynamically/randomly...

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Introduction to Alcohol Inks

Introduction to Alcohol Inks

Introduction to Alcohol Inks Video This is a video from our very first Alcohol Ink Conference where Laurie Williams discusses getting started with alcohol ink and covers some of the "need to know" basics. Resources & Links Click here for Blending Solution Recipe'...

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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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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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What is YUPO® Paper?

What is YUPO® Paper?

YUPO® Paper is a preferred substrate for many alcohol ink and watercolor artists.  It’s a tree-free, recyclable paper, making it a great environmentally friendly substrate. It’s plastic-like, flexible, and durable. It has been described by some artists as erasable...

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Yupo®Paper: How It’s Made

Yupo®Paper: How It’s Made

Have you ever wondered how Yupo® Paper is made?   I've reached out to the company regarding a potential tour or if they have any video available on How Yupo Paper is made.  That's when I found this gem.   It's a video that walks to the process of how Yupo paper is...

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