Recommended Supplies: The Ingredients
Paper is probably the single most important part of a joyful watercolor experience. Too often, I’ve bought cheaper paper and was disappointed because my watercolor paintings did not look the way I wanted them to. For this reason, I highly recommend investing in paper over other materials because the right paper will enhance your experience and will only add more joy to the process.
Typical watercolor paper comes in two types: cold press and hot press. Hot press has a very smooth surface, with almost ...