Preach! I hear you! Though in some cases, the quality of paint does make a big difference, but it won’t help you if you don’t have talent to start with!
Paint is one of the few things I am more inclined to pay for a good quality brand. Some basic paints are just horrible.
I’ve gotten so much shit for my love of mechanical pencils hahah WHATEVER I DO WHAT I WANT
AW YEAH Mechanical pencils are my new love! They keep a crisp line without stopping every couple minutes to re-sharpen.