We all know that Zentangle® and doodle art are taking the world by storm, but what can you do once you've created beautiful tangle art for yourself? Share it, of course! ArtistsNetwork and Cloth Paper Scissors are proud to announce our first annual Zen Doodle drawing competition.
Want to make beautiful abstract art? Debora Stewart offers advice on (and inspiration for) making abstract flowers.
Inspirational and aspirational: Our goal is to be both of those things when we’re putting together an issue of Drawing. Inspirational isn’t usually a problem–we come across so many wonderful artists it’s hard not to be inspired. But the aspirational part can be daunting. Some artists seem so incredibly talented that even thinking about approaching their...
Win free art supplies in the ArtistsNetwork Swag Bag. This month features a selection of products for watercolor artists!
Drawing glass, and other transparent things, is not as hard as it may seem. What makes it seem difficult is not because of the subject itself; it's because of how we think about it.
Thomas Schaller's watercolor paintings alone are enough to stir emotion in the viewer, but add to that his journey and you’ll have a new level of appreciation.
When a landscape painting has a specific mood, it's likely to be more successful. View a wide range of landscape art by Johannes Vloothuis here.
What do you think of when you hear the words “urban sketching?” You probably envision artists studying and drawing the shapes and colors of office buildings, busy streets and perhaps oblivious passersby on their way to important, countless appointments. What’s interesting to me is comparing the similarities and differences among urban sketches across this...
You can wish and hope and wish some more, but there’s only one way to achieve a level of greatness in painting art: to practice and study those who’ve paved the way before you.
Award-winning watercolor artist and author, Jan Fabian Wallake, shows you how to paint with watercolor in a new instructional video series from ArtistsNetwork.tv.
The idea of painting can be overwhelming for beginners, especially those who are new to drawing. But don’t let that hold you back. There are ways to learn how to paint with watercolor so that you can convey a message, evoke a certain feeling or simply paint a subject expressively and loosely, without feeling...