Rainy Day Fun With Collage

It’s a cold, rainy and gloomy weekend. There’s not enough light to paint without artificial lighting, and my mood doesn’t encourage it anyway. Deciding to do some sorting and cleaning, I’ve started going through my piles of magazines, assorted papers …
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Adult Coloring Books

Maybe you love art, but you’re just not cut out for creating it. You adore color, design and eagerly browse any art gallery you come across. Unfortunately, you’ve found that taking brush to canvas has been, well, less than successful. …
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Art Alternatives 4 Pack Wood Panels

If you’ve been itching to try something different as a support for your painting, consider painting on a wooden panel. Wood panels were one of the first supports used by artists. Many of the old masters’ works you’ve read about …
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China Painting Without A Kiln

Have you ever wanted to paint on china or pottery but couldn’t afford the expense of buying a kiln? Here’s great news for you crafters – you can now paint on pottery, china, terracotta or glass with low-fire paint that …
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Finding Time For Your Art

Unless you’re an art student, finding time to pursue your art is fraught with potholes and detours. Your job or business demands way too much time, your family and children need you, and you need them. Social obligations and activities …
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Proper Care For Your Brushes

An artist’s brush can be an expensive purchase, but using quality tools to create your art is important. If you’ve gone from buying the least costly brushes you can find to investing in brushes of superior quality, it’s essential to …
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A Palette To Last A Lifetime

Every painter needs a palette – or twelve – and the John Pike Watercolor Palette is one of the nicest, sturdiest covered palettes you can buy. Most of us have used loads of flat surfaces for palettes – from Styrofoam …
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