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Beyond Realism with Abstract Art Composition

Question Reality in the Name of Abstract Art When I was a teenager, I saw a bumper sticker that said, “Question Reality.” I found that idea intriguing, if somewhat baffling. But as an avid reader and artist, I associated the concept with my favorite forms of escapism, because that’s what artists and writers do...

Relationship of the City #6 (watercolor on paper) by Tan Suz Chiang

A Land Remembered | Tan Suz Chiang Watercolor Abstracts

Like childhood memories, Tan Suz Chiang’s landscapes tap a wellspring of emotion, but can be fuzzy on the details. Deciding that his early work in realism lacked feeling or meaning, the Malaysian artist now takes a more abstracted view of places he holds dear. Through his eyes, we see the landscape as he remembers...

Acrylic Painting Techniques: Encaustic

Acrylic Painting Techniques for Encaustic Effects

Acrylic Painting Techniques for Encaustic Effects It’s hard to imagine a better medium than acrylic for painting abstract art, especially given all the effects you can get by adding in various mediums and texture products. Patti Brady scratches the surface (amid other painting techniques) of all the possibilities, exploring several exercises for creating encaustic...

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Fractured Worlds | Frederick C. Graff Watercolor Landscapes

Watercolor artist Frederick C. Graff paints scenes in which the world is reconstructed as an array of broken planes, plunging the viewer into an exciting spatial depth where the eye moves from one surface to the next. Just when the experience threatens to become overwhelming, the Ohio-based artist serves up an area of relative...

Lovering Doodle Art

Untangle your Creativity with Mindful Doodling!

Create Beautiful Doodle Art If your creativity feels all tied up in knots, that might actually be a good thing! Now is a great time to try your hand at doodle art with purpose, as we wrap up Doodle December. With a ton of new tangle patterns and projects, you’ll love starting off the...