We couldn't resist the temptation to create our own version of the mannequin challenge, for artists, of course! Watch, smile, share.
Got rocks? Then you have the perfect surface on which to create some beautiful and unique last-minute gifts. Painting rocks brings to mind images of detailed animals and these days, mandalas, right? But painting rocks can be even easier (and faster!) than you may have previously considered. I’m going to walk you through the...
A variety of artists share their favorite art supplies and why they don't like, but LOVE them. Be inspired and get new ideas!
Taking part in art challenges is a big—really big—trend in the art world, including mixed media. Artists challenge themselves to complete a creative endeavor each day for a month, several months, or a year, such as draw, paint, make a collage, or do an art journal page. Have you been tempted to take on...
Jaye Schlesinger finds an evocative subject in packaging. She shares a free oil painting lesson on how she created this still life of a Tiffany bag.
Art is more important than ever. Creating and painting is what nourishes us and keeps us healthy, in my humble opinion.
Adult coloring books are all the rage right now. No longer an activity just for kids—coloring can be relaxing, meditative and a great way to get in touch with your creative side, especially for those who don’t have advanced artistic skills or a lot of free time on their hands. But what if you want to...
In today’s post, Julie Gilbert Pollard explains how to make the most of plein air painting. Keep reading for her infectious enthusiasm for art, and be inspired!
Artist Linda Kemp uses the practice of negative painting to deconstruct how to paint the essence of a subject. Here are her tips.
Andrew Conklin shares how he paints a figure in five steps with oil, using inspiration from Motion Capture studios and their active models.
Alain Picard, author of 'Beginning Drawing,' is here to tell you about four drawing habits that are proven to bring artistic success.