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Glazed and Confused? Not For Long!

In the newest issue of Acrylic Artist, Darlene Olivia and Sandra Duran Wilson explain more: “Glazing is an additive process that adds depth and interest to your acrylic surface, and is especially effective when applied over textures and mixed-media materials.

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Figure Drawing: A Beautiful Mystery

To me, figure drawings are beautiful because they're timeless. It could be a person from any century, any country in the world, and yet I can relate to his or her humanity. "Anyone can become an expert at figure drawing after one year of study and practice, if s/he just follows a specific sequence...

Digital Art Wonderland

The Artists Community Project | Explore the World of Digital Art

Explore the Wonderland of Digital Art The digital art realm gives artists and creatives more flexibility in art creation. Artists can flex and change, edit and undo, and experiment risk free. Digital art and design offers a wide array of possibilities and when combined with traditional artwork the potential outcomes are endless. ArtistsNetwork.com connects artists with...