When you have been painting for weeks, and then you end up making a silly mistake, and your canvas gets destroyed.some of the artists may leave the canvas alone and decide to start the painting afresh others may be inspired to move on amidst the mistake and there those who can turn the mistake into something artistic.
A watercolor mistake can be rectified using water spray.You can cover the rest of the painting using the masking tape this hence helps the painter to rub off the color.
Another method that you can use to overcome the mistakes is the use of this means that you can be able to correct the parts that were over painted.
Having an art block is normal for every one the difference is how you are going to overcome the block and how you are going to be inspired to be able to start painting again.
The first thing to factor in is to ensure you take the block positively yes I mean you have to be happy about it, you may have painted canvases upon canvases for weeks, and you were doing great but all at once you end up hitting a brick wall this means that you did not become empty what it means is that it is time to start exploring new ideas and styles of painting this can be the break that you were waiting for.
You can beat your art block by visiting local art centers and being inspired to have new ideas through what you see.
Going to an event with your friends can be very important since you can be able to be inspired by what you see maybe for a hike or even in a road trip you can sketch what you like and at the end of the day find the art blockage is gone.
The other thing is calling a fellow artist to your studio and let the artiste critique you hence he can help you improve first and then during the improvement you might find some inspiration that may lead you to paint new canvases.
Going to exhibitions is another way of overcoming the art block this is because you are able to see what people are painting and you can get new ideas from the art also by talking to the artist in the exhibitions may help you get inspired to paint new things.
Being in the painting studio alone for hours may cause boredom most of the time boredom may result to art block the only way to overcome the art block is to go out and do something that you like apart from painting and upon return the art block may vanish.