USK Workshop – Wink, Squint & Appreciate

Kumi Matsukawa is inviting you to her workshop Wink, Squint and Appreciate on December 18th in Amakusa City, Japan. Overview: This is a basic course to learn how to compose your subject quickly in your sketchbook with correct proportion, and to learn the way how to apply convincing watercolor wash that gives your drawings believable […]

USK Workshop – Let’s Get Closer

Plein-Air Watercolor Workshop in Tuscany with Majid Modir and a guest artist. Join a creative adventure in the historical town of Volterra located in the heart of Tuscany and bring a lot of pleasant memories and some vibrant paintings back home!

USK Reportage Grant: announcing the winners

It is our great pleasure to announce the winners of the USK Reportage Grant. We received 63 submissions from around the globe on a wide variety of topics. We are deeply touched by the humanity of the proposals, the sincere interest of our community for the world, and the creative approaches to the art of […]