Check out these ideas and tips for chalk paint projects! Lots of photos are included.
There are various ways to paint with dots. Find out tips and techniques for pointillism, here.
I’ve been doing portraits for a while now and I find them fun for me and fascinating for an audience. Each face has feeling and emotion. I am using pastel and collage to demo a portrait process.
Fine Art Tips. What makes a painting good? Learn the essential elements to include in your paintings. Focus on composition, color palette, focal point, and the way to arrange shapes.
Oil pastels are an underappreciated fine art medium and a gloriously frugal color sketch medium for pastels or oils or anything you want to do. This article describes both fine art and fun hobby art applications with...
I have not only sponged and ragged walls but have used various other faux finishing techniques in homes including ours. This post will show just how easy sponging is to accomplish.
An art teacher talks about childrens painting classes - why they are good for children. Even to the point of helping them on their SAT scores. Besides using imagination, painting helps a child think.
Have you ever wondered how people get their artwork to look just right, perfectly balanced and appealing? Does your picture resemble a hoarders house rather than a well structured composition? Read on for some tips on...
Want to start a painting but you're not sure where to begin? Here is a list of things to decide before you start to paint with acrylics, oils, watercolors, or any other media.
8" x 10" Oil Pastel on Art Spectrum Colourfix, by Robert A. Sloan Here's the definition of "Painterly" as of the American Heritage dictionary: 1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a painter; artistic. 2.a. Having...