This article challenges the reader to consider what truly makes something "art". Is the end result of what is achieved through drawing or painting art? When is it not art? The writer ponders how art has been defined and categorized while offering his own opinions along the way.
The butterfly has many meanings in Japan. Beautiful yet mysterious, the Japanese butterfly has made appearances on clothing, in media, in family crests, and especially in art. "The Art of the Japanese Butterfly" takes a look at the artwork of Japan which features this magnificent insect .
Find out about Reverse Glass Painting (also known as Verre eglomise or 'hinterglasmalerei') - where the painting is painted on one side and then viewed from the other side.
Gustave Dore created the most popular illustrations and engravings in the history of human civilization. He reminds me of the top character actors of all time—you know their work, but you don't know their names. Gustave Dore (1832-1883) was...
Frank Roosa, talented lighthouse and nautical artist steps beyond your imagination to illustrate children's books and more! See his awesome art here!
Check out these ideas and tips for chalk paint projects! Lots of photos are included.
Thinking of Christmas gifts for artists? Find some inspired art gifts for the artist in your life. Art materials or painting materials spring to mind but what about a painting holiday in France?
William Russell Flint is among the great artists associated with "The Golden Age of Illustration" and his works are associated with classic fairy tales, in addition to myths and fables.
Acrylic paints can essentially replace the quality and color density of oil paints. See the tips and tricks to get your started in painting with acrylics.
The world possesses many art-works established as the masterpieces. And every masterpiece has its followers and admirers. Moreover, maybe the paintings could have greater or lower price tags on them, but their artistic value is priceless.