Let's face it: not all of us are destined to be this millennium's Michelangelo. But just because we won't be commissioned to paint renowned frescos doesn't mean that we can't turn a blank canvas into art. Get comfortable with mixing colors and perfecting strokes with these watercolor tutorials, and a gallery show could be in your future -- or, at least, a few stylish displays for your home.
Feel Things Out with Abstract Painting
Start to Hone Your Skills
Turn Those Leaves into a Tree
Add Some Snow to Your Muse
The Apple Doesn't Fall Far From the Tree
Plant Your Feet on the Ground
Get Acquainted with Nature's Creatures
Back in Action
Stick a Feather in Your Cap
Ready to Set the Scene
Take in a Colorful Sunset
Have an Excuse to Throw a Dinner Party
What's the point of learning a new skill if you can't do a little humble bragging? Tell your friends how far you've come with watercolor painting over a homemade meal, and use this tutorial to decorate the napkins.