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Tuition- Matthew Palmer - NEW FANtastic Brushes

In this easy-to-follow guide, popular SAA author and artist, Matthew Palmer, demonstrates how to make the most of the fan brush with some spectacular results!

From flowers to animals, waterfalls to grasses and beyond, the fan brush is a key element of your artistic tool bag. Using brushes designed by Matthew himself, this inspiring video sees Matthew sharing his top tips and methods for creating beautiful textures using his FANtastic brushes.

Through a variety of examples exploring a range of different trees, Matthew demonstrates how to shape foliage and leaves with ease. He then goes on to bring all techniques together in a beautiful painting of a river and waterfall, all created using the unique features of the fan brushes.

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