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.
Maggie Austin creates gorgeous watercolor cakes that show off both artistry with a brush and delicious confections.
Work smart! With a few strokes of a palette knife or brush, you can bring fall foliage out of your landscapes as quickly as the leaves change color.
A simple change in his approach opened up a world of expressive color for pastel artist David Napp.
The power of suggestion is a strong tool in the hands of an artist. When a painting is viewed, visual bits and pieces are processed and assembled into a recognizable image by the viewer. Often with only an indication, a viewer will be able to finish what the artist suggested and...
Outdoor art fairs are a great way to sell your art throughout fall. Here are some best practices to keep your work safe outside!
Maintaining a good rapport with your art connections can be complex. Consider these 12 pointers from creativity coach Eric Maisel as “relationship rules.”
Chris Cozen is back with guidance on acrylic painting for beginners! In today's guest blog post, be inspired with ideas for experimenting with color.
Save time, save money and give an old item new purpose with these six watercolor hacks!
In this step-by-step pastel demonstration, learn to create colorful underwater scenes filled with realistic motion and dazzling light effects.
Ballpoint pen art is in the middle of a creative boom. Here is a closer look at three artists on the forefront of this drawing style.