All of our recipes to create your own art supplies break down into 2 main ingredients - pigments and binders.
Creating your own art supplies can seem daunting and complicated at first. But don't fret- it is easy once you break the process down into 2 simple steps!
Making your own art supplies requires 2 main categories of ingredients:
The binders will depend on which art supply you choose to create, but some examples of binders include:
- walnut oil to create oil paints.
- gum arabic, water, and honey/glycerin to create watercolor paints.
- natural acrylic medium to create plastic-free acrylic paints.
See, the process is simple! With just 2 simple ingredients, you have the freedom to create your own natural, eco-friendly, and non-toxic art supplies. Check out all of our recipes here!
Check out our youtube short for a quick 1 minute breakdown: