We are an online artist community sharing ways to create and sell art. Join us to save big on art supplies or try our easy websites for artists.

Monday in Video Tutorials – Tomorrow, watercolor painter Jean Pederson will demonstrate how to “reactivate” a painting after it dries, so you can continue to paint on a wet surface even if you didn’t have time to finish the painting the first time around.

Tuesday in General Art Advice – Angela Sullivan has graciously sent in some tips that she’s learned over past year while painting with acrylics on a daily basis. Check back for those on Tuesday.

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Dale Knaak is a talented painter who (almost unintentionally) created an entire series of paintings depicting side alleys, back streets, and other alternate routes. We’ll have a few of them for you on Wednesday, and as always, feel free to submit your own artwork to be featured as well.

Thursday in Art Marketing Tips – Alyice Edrich will be explaining how to go beyond the basics of blogging, and use some HTML code to make your individual blog posts look nicer. I do this myself, and I daresay most full-time bloggers do as well, so it’s good information to have if you’re serious about blogging.

Friday in Art Opinion – As Facebook (and other social networks) continue to loosen their privacy controls, I think it’s becoming increasingly important for artists to understand exactly how much they’re sharing online. . . and what it could mean for both their professional and private lives. More on that, Friday.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

VIDEO: How to Create Hard Edges in Watercolors Through Masking

Looking A Little Closer: How to Find Beauty Every Day

Angela Emsen-West: Richly Painted Watercolor Still Lifes

An Interview With Cathy Horner, Vintage Collage Artist

How to Add Facebook’s “Like” Button to Your Art Blog

Is there something you’d like to share on EE? Send it in!

EmptyEasel is proud to publish reader-submitted articles nearly every week. Please submit your own article here or learn why you might want to.

*Note: this post may contain affiliate links*

Monday in Video Tutorials - Tomorrow, watercolor painter Jean Pederson will be sharing a short demo video on how to paint eyes. Even if you're not a watercolor artist, feel free to drop in. . . I know you'll still get something out of it.

Tuesday in . . . read more

If you're looking for something else. . .
Love the Easel?

Subscribe to our totally free weekly newsletter for artists. Sign up today!

EE Writers
Cassie Rief Niki Hilsabeck Lisa Orgler Carrie Lewis Aletta de Wal Phawnda Moore

If you'd like to write for EmptyEasel, let us know!

We love publishing reader-submitted art tutorials, stories, and even reviews.Submit yours here!
© 2006-2017 EmptyEasel.com About Contact Sitemap Privacy Policy Terms of Use Advertise