Got hashtags? Instagram, for artists, is a wonderful place to share your artwork. It’s a powerful platform to increase your exposure and engage with people who appreciate your art. This increased exposure is great for your art business and can lead to sales of your art. So where do hashtags come in and are...
Both magicians and artists entertain with illusions. While the magician uses smoke, mirrors and other props, the artist must rely on a flat two-dimensional surface to imply an illusion of visual depth and convince the viewer that a scene is three dimensional. One of the ways visual depth can be expressed is through linear...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016: Join Linda Fisler as she welcomes Carolyn Anderson for the next Art Chat for a discussion that's all about color!
Painting with acrylics while incorporating elements of collage allows for an intuitive process of experimentation and discovery.
In the June 2016 issue of The Artist’s Magazine we profile Amanda Penley, whose personal story compelled us as much as her subtle and absorbing digital art. A Harry Potter admirer through and through, Penley uses details from the books to recreate some of our favorite magical landmarks. Below is more about the artist, and a...
Working with a custom framer brings a host of benefits--especially when you understand what to look for, ask and expect.
When it comes to visual arts, it’s a good idea to compare your understandings and practices with similar interests, especially when it comes to art business.
Learn more about drawing with markers and ink with this guide that contains information from different types of markers to using dip pens to drawing techniques.
It’s all fun and games to joke about being a procrastinator, but overthinking some things, such as how to paint a subject, can be a serious roadblock.
There are five basic types of folds when drawing fabric. Learn how to draw clothing and fabric here, with this drawing lesson from Lee Hammond.
Wilson Bickford is a popular art instructor who is ready to shed some light on one of the oldest art mediums: oil.