Colored pencil can create luminous effects and subtle hue shifts. Arlene Steinberg shows how to achieve these with an Icaraus Art heated drawing board.
Whether you're a beginning artist or a veteran wanting to try a new medium, get started with these five fundamental guides to drawing and painting.
Artist Tom Christopher shares a step-by-step demonstration on adding texture to pastel in the underpainting stage -- and why this is a great technique to learn.
A simple change in his approach opened up a world of expressive color for pastel artist David Napp.
Hearing Your Inner Voice: Words in Art Sometimes, all it takes is a single word, like “determination,” to spark our creative fire. Other times, motivational quotes, such as the one above, seem to ignite an unceasing flame in us to achieve our goals. We all have them: words, phrases and sayings...
Maintaining a good rapport with your art connections can be complex. Consider these 12 pointers from creativity coach Eric Maisel as “relationship rules.”
Save time, save money and give an old item new purpose with these six watercolor hacks!
In honor of the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, here are five stellar works of eclipse art on Instagram.
Finding a nice balance between having a day job while also being an artist can be easier than you may think. Here is how one artist/doctor balances both.
Top artists offer tips for drawing beginners, including exercises for getting started, pencil techniques and the basic measurements for the human figure.