Learn drawing basics with portrait artist Sandra Angelo and see what common mistake you can avoid when drawing.
Handling edges is a skill that all fine artists will need to learn sooner or later. Edges that are out of focus are vital in paintings in order to create the 3D illusion of making things look like they recede in a landscape painting, for example. Edges that are blurred make things appear they are...
Johannes Vloothis shares his expert recommendations to help you simplify your art composition.
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Johannes Vloothuis takes you behind the scenes of his latest art workshop filming at F+W.
There are many books and essays written on general painting and drawing techniques but sometimes the little practical things can make the artist’s task easier. Here are some day-to-day "nuts and bolts" painting tips for beginners.
Sandra Angelo shares how she was moved by war stories involving dogs, and has written two books on drawing animals caught in the middle.
Lori McNee offers art business advice to help you sell your art. Learn tips for working in a series here.
Hanging and displaying art and photographs baffles many, but there is a simple art gallery industry formula that you can learn to help you professionally hang your artwork.
You can have more than one focal point if you wish, but the second one must be subordinate. You can even have three. Read more...
Being a creative entrepreneur can have bipolar effects--it takes a balancing effort worthy of the Wallendas to stay humble and yet simultaneously broadcast to the world that you’re talented and your art is worth buying.