Gouache Painting – Top 10 Reasons to Love it!
True art story “What is Gouache?” Gouache is pronounced “goo wash” and rhymes with squash. The first time I heard the word ‘gouache’ mispronounced was by a student reading from her notes. Her teacher recommended she get a tube of white wash. At the time, I was a new employee at The Paint Spot. I […]
Gouache Paint – Easy Projects for Beginners
Like watercolour paint, gouache paint is a water-based medium. Watercolour paint is generally transparent and can be lightened by dilution, which allows more of the white paper visible. Gouache’s opaque nature means it dries to a matte finish and obscures the layers below. This characteristic also allows gouache to be used on coloured papers and […]