MS Paint may have been just an after school delight for those of us who grew up in the 90s, but one artist managed to make it her medium of choice.
Many artists fall into two camps: light and dark. Which are you?
Learn more about drawing with markers and ink with this handy guide filled with essential tips and tricks from choosing the right materials to easy drawing techniques.
Music Time! Name the Tune That Puts You in the Creative Mood One of the questions I love to ask artists is what type of music puts them in the creative mood, or if they have a particular song that is their art anthem. From there the conversation usually diverts to talking about audio books,...
Color mixing techniques to get the perfect shades of green when painting with acrylic.
Oil painter Gregg Kreutz has more than a few tricks up his sleeve when it comes to boosting his creative process.
Contemporary acrylic paintings often showcase a wide variety of special effects. Many of those effects can be achieved by pouring acrylic paint. Pouring is a great way to smooth out unwanted texture, get marbleized effects, rich colored glazes, and add some fun to your painting process. Although pouring is a relatively simple technique, it...
Want to know how easy it is to make your own paint? In this tutorial, you'll learn all you need to know, plus step-by-step photos to help get you started!
You Can Tilt Your Head, Wink, Blink or Rub Your Eyes — It Won’t Change a Thing It’s nice to have a few things in our changing world that stay constant. The rules of one-point perspective definitely apply. Once you discover what is behind this aspect of linear perspective, you will be able to...
For many painters, the process of creating is filled with equal measures of enthusiasm and fear.
Master perspective drawing the easy way. Whether you're a beginner or want a refresher, you'll love the terms, tips and drawing demo shared in this article.