In honor of President’s Day (Monday, February 20, 2017), enjoy these portrait paintings of U.S. presidents.
The perfect list of pinnable art and creativity quotes for artists, and those who aspire to be artistic. Find your inspiration here!
With art supplies, drawing materials, papers, paints, and pieces begging to be part of an assemblage, this place felt like a candy store, for artists.
From Drawing magazine: Learn about the history of artist sketchbooks and share a comment for your chance win art supplies from STAEDTLER!
Because we artists love our drawing tools! This tidbit explains how pencils are made, how graphite is made and more.
I bring you today’s blog post with a humble bow to Vincent van Gogh, in honor of Ever Yours: The Essential Letters. It’s a collection of his correspondence that gives all of us a better understanding of his life, his challenges, his journey and his destiny.
This is a time when we all declare to make some changes with New Year’s Resolutions. The turning of the calendar page to whole new year signifies a beginning and a clean slate to play with. An artist, however, may have a different looking list of resolutions than the average individual. Usually, it contains goals...
Plan your next art workshop with this list from The Artist's Magazine! From Alaska to Florida, from Missouri to Japan, Bermuda or Bahamas, in person or online, for a week or a semester, there’s something for everyone here.
Over the past decade, computer technology has allowed artists to use software to produce painterly quality digital manipulations of any given reference photo. Although I admit some advances have been made, I still feel that they fall short of human-quality artwork. I believe the soul of the artist cannot be overridden by computers. I...
Do oil paints pose health hazards for artists? What about solvents? Follow a few simple safe-practices and you'll be fine.
If you want to take your colored pencil art to the next level, there are a variety of tools and techniques you'll want to use to improve your work.