Check out these ideas and tips for chalk paint projects! Lots of photos are included.
This article provides an in-depth biography of painter Jackson Pollock. Included in this story are numerous quotations as well as photos of some of Pollock's greatest paintings.
The rise in the price of art has created more criminal interest in the theft of art. Art theft is an old crime that robs society of its cultural treasures. Article features some of the greatest art thefts in history.
Starting from Giotto in XIV century, the landscape is an important but complementary element of the paintings. It took at least 300 years for it to become an autonomous genre...
Learning how to paint bamboo is one of the first lessons when exploring Chinese watercolour techniques. The materials needed are set out and the steps to master for the painting are explained along with some interesting...
If you are starting out oil painting then there are a few hints and tips here to get you going and help make the most of painting with oils.
Few media are as flexible as water colors. From strident hues down to the palest of tints, watercolors can be used to paint a variety of subjects. Learn what you need to know today to get started.
One of the basic concepts of color theory is complementary colors. These colors exist across from one another on a color wheel.
With the endless array of colors, how to choose a limited palette that will work hard and produce beautiful paintings. How to choose watercolor paper and brushes. Suggestions for watercolor books.
Grisaille is a classical oil painting technique involving color application over a grey scale underpainting. Learn more about the technique in this tutorial.