Whether new to drawing or just want a fun technique to try, learn how to quickly draw a no-phone selfie, or a simple self-portrait, step-by-step.
Modern Oil Painting Needs an Old Master’s Boost: Glazing “Just as we can look deep within a ruby so can we look deep within a skillful glaze.” Powerful words from Michael Wilcox but he knows that of which he speaks–and delivers! The author of a gorgeous book simply titled, Glazing, Wilcox offered us this excerpt that gives...
Here's a sneak peek inside the pages of Outdoor Artist, with insightful tips from renowned artist Richard McKinley on the best plein air setup.
If you're an outdoor artist, we're calling on you to share your fails when working outdoors! Do you have a particularly funny story? Go on, we're listening!
Here are four tips for artists on how you can manipulate aerial perspective and linear perspective to accentuate depth in a painting.
In this Life in Pieces, explore the fascinating life of a true trailblazer, Marcel Duchamp, who questioned deep-rooted beliefs about what art should be.
Author and artist Dean Nimmer answers the question, "What is abstract art?" Hint: It gives you boundless territory to create.
Enjoy a free download of coloring pages from the Peace, Love and Understanding Coloring Book and get in touch with your inner artist over the weekend.
With a self-control borne out of experience, Olga Litvinenko knows when to forge ahead and when to scale back in glowing watercolors that express her love of city life.
Master basic drawing techniques and tips for drawing in charcoal. Then put your skills to the test to draw an eye-catching still life in just five steps.
Painting with bold brush strokes and drippy washes, Fealing Lin keeps her watercolors fresh and lively. Enjoy a web-exclusive gallery of her new landscape work here.