Picture yourself among the chicken bones, concrete and glitter! Scholars, artists, preservationists, educators, curators, art historians, collectors and devotees will delve into the complex and fascinating subject of artist-built environments during The Road Less Traveled, a three-day conference, Sept. 27-29, 2017, at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Click here for attendee information so you can...
Learn techniques for color mixing whites in watercolor and pastel, whether painting snow or white flowers, then apply the methods to your own paintings.
Many artists fall into two camps: light and dark. Which are you?
Want to make an income off your art? Check out financial and budgeting advice and tips from two successful full-time artists.
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.
Learn about the three types of watercolor paper (hot pressed, cold pressed and rough) and when to use each for the results you want in your paintings.
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!
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.
Trying to sell your art frequently comes with a lot of rejection. Yet, persistence and lessons learned can lead you down the road to success. Here's why.