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Renown artist James Gurney shares his path to being a professional artist, as well as his BLAST rule for painting.
For those of you who know me, I have been struggling over the last few years, trying to decide if I'll move permanently away from Kansas City. I’ve worked diligently for many years to create the wonderful studio and student base that I have there. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed being the forensic artist on call...
Water is one of the most sought-out subjects in paintings. In this tutorial you will learn some valuable pointers on painting water reflections.
In the newest issue of Acrylic Artist, Darlene Olivia and Sandra Duran Wilson explain more: “Glazing is an additive process that adds depth and interest to your acrylic surface, and is especially effective when applied over textures and mixed-media materials.
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.
Wilson Bickford is a popular art instructor who is ready to shed some light on one of the oldest art mediums: oil.
There’s something romantic and alluring about paintings of boats. It takes an understand of boating culture to successfully pull off a seascape or boat painting, and that’s where Terry Harrison comes in.
Drawing with crayons as an adult is much more difficult, and the reason is twofold. Crayon art involves more than meets the eye - see how here.
Many of you know how much I love animals, and how I love giving back to my communities through charity work. This week, I had an unexpected gift given to me. It came in the form of a beautiful dog, which I named Ginger.
Watercolor Art: Painting Tips for Beautiful Light As the northern hemisphere experiences the approach of the shortest night of the year next month, many of us are feeling envious of our friends in Australia and New Zealand, who are heading into their spring. Humans are creatures of light: it’s how we see the world...