You spilled a little paint, erased a few lines, but finally your distinctive gift is ready. Wrapping it up and giving is the easy part, but we want to help you make that special too. Our team here at Artist’s Network came up with the perfect finishing touch for your gift package: fun and...
Download a free pumpkin carving template that we created just for artists!
Having a studio space in which to create your art is a gift. With that space--be it modest or illustrious--comes a sense of dedication to your craft.
Urban sketching is about observing the world, witnessing and recording. Thus, we want to be able to draw reasonably accurately.
Let’s face it. Bodypainting is fun. It’s fun to be the one holding the brush as well as to be the "canvas." I know. I’ve done both.
“You’ve got to eat your vegetables.” Oh, art business, you are the vegetables to so many of us. We know we need to pay attention to it, but we’d rather enjoy the sweet taste of making art and put the business side of art on the backburner, as it were. But it doesn’t have...
Beginning in 16th century Europe, objects of interest were collected in "cabinets of curiosities" or "rooms of wonder." Recently Karen Anne Klein has been decorating her own cabinets with panels painted to depict various phenomena.
Celebrate National Craft Month by participating in the Art Abandonment movement, where artists leave random works of art in public spaces to inspire and delight others.
“In many of my water paintings," says Charlene Gerrish, “I focus almost solely on the reflections, because that’s where the strongest graphic possibilities lie. I love when a painting looks like an abstract design up close, but reveals its true subject at a distance." Read more here!
It stands to reason that the more you do something, the better you’ll get. Writing stories, playing music, and drawing/painting are the first three examples that come to my mind. For today’s newsletter, I’ve invited Patti Mollica, a workshop teacher for GOLDEN Artist Colors, to share the reasons that she paints daily so that...
The city of Calgary has experienced a large number of complaints about the newly installed public sculpture entitled Traveling Light. Due to the strong polarization of opinions form local and national citizens, “what is art” has become a hot topic at local coffee shops and office water coolers.