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“When I started PaintMyPhoto, I had no idea if anyone else would be interested in the idea. It turns out quite a few people. . . read more

I am an artist who has been supporting myself and my children selling my paintings online for 10 years. Over that time,. . . read more

I recently emailed Windsor and Newton regarding their use of animal ingredients within their art supplies, and they very kindly replied with the following message. (I've edited it slightly for space and formatting purposes.)

Firstly, none of our products are tested on animals. However, the materials listed below do contain animal derived ingredients (i.e., they are not. . . read more

Most of my art mediums are usually oils, watercolors, pastel, acrylic and charcoal. I’ve occasionally used markers for some of. . . read more

One of the biggest cultural phenomena of the last decade, steampunk is now firmly established within the arts scene, enjoying. . . read more

First, let me just say that I’m not really a frame guy. I’ve never really cared for framing my canvases, preferring instead to paint the edges on gallery wrapped canvas. I’ve just always felt like most frames draw too much attention to themselves.

Recently though I’ve been using up a stockpile of 3/4 inch deep canvases, so when three of my current paintings were accepted into. . . read more

What is a linocut? A linocut is a type of relief print. Relief printing is when a piece of paper is “stamped” with ink from. . . read more

Today I've taken three brands of watercolour pencils/sticks (Derwent Aquatone, Derwent Inktense, and Neocolor II) and compared. . . read more

Glass mosaic art has been practiced for thousands of years, going back to Ancient Egypt, where it was initially used in palaces and tombs. The Egyptians were the first to discover the versatility of glass, later learning to use it not only to decorate their jewelry, but also to adorn their ships. In time, glass mosaic art became a flourishing industry; it spanned the centuries and is still. . . read more

The first comic book was born in the United States and is often said to have been officially launched by ‘Famous Funnies’ in. . . read more

Are you passionate about turning your art into a career? If so, your first stop should be the web. Here is a list of 20 websites. . . read more

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