Welcome to Painting-Effects ( non-profit website ).

This website contains examples of various broken colour effects ( paint-effects), such as rag-rolling, colourwash, sponging, stippling etc. and free, step-by-step, illustrated tutorials for those effects.   There are also examples of more advanced effects such as wood-graining and marbling.   Plus a student resource page, help-pages for colour-schemes, glazes, preparation, and suppliers of materials, courses and workshops etc. and a tribute page to the late great Bill Holgate.

Examples of paint-effects.

Tutorials for basic paint-effects.

Examples of wood graining.

Examples of marbling & marbleizing.

A tribute to the legend.