Category: Art General

  • How Long Do Colored Pencils Last? (Best Answer)

    How Long Do Colored Pencils Last? (Best Answer)

    Colored pencils are a favorite among artists for their bright and vibrant colors. However, because some pencil brands have an expiration date printed on the packaging that indicates when the pencil should be discarded it makes many people ask how long do colored pencils last. The truth is while there may be an expiration on […]

  • What Are The Benefits Of Studying Art? What we found is revealing

    What Are The Benefits Of Studying Art? What we found is revealing

    The arts play a fundamental role in how our society is shaped but have become considered to have no educational value by many people. They believe that studying art is impractical and that children and young adults should put more focus on more practical pursuits in fields such as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). […]

  • What is Resin Art? Everything you must know when working with Resin

    What is Resin Art? Everything you must know when working with Resin

    If you ever wondered “what is resin art?” the answer is more simple than you think. Resin art is created when a runny chemical called epoxy resin is combined with various color pigments and additives to produce a blend of unique patterns and textures. The resin mixture gradually hardens (when mixed with a hardener) to […]

  • What’s The Difference Between Non Objective Art & Abstract Art? ✔

    What’s The Difference Between Non Objective Art & Abstract Art? ✔

    Abstract art and non objective art can often appear to be the same thing to the untrained eye. But there are several key differences between the two that separate them as classifications of art. Abstract art represents reality by changing the subject so that it is completely unrecognizable. Non objective art has no recognizable subject […]

  • What is non representational art? (Best Explained Simply)

    What is non representational art? (Best Explained Simply)

    Understanding the difference between representational and non representational art is fundamental for your art education and helps you understand the artist’s intention to derive meaning from artworks. So what is non representational art? Non representational art is art that is devoid of any reference to the natural world. It has no subject, and meaning is […]

  • Best artists to follow on Instagram (Unique artists to wow you)

    Best artists to follow on Instagram (Unique artists to wow you)

    Whenever I search for the best artists to follow on Instagram I keep seeing the same list of names regurgitated over and over in different posts. The most popular artists aren’t always the best artists. In this post I will be listing the best artists to follow on Instagram based on the unique work they […]

  • 8 Best Art Books For Beginners

    8 Best Art Books For Beginners

    If you’re trying to learn how to paint or draw but have no background in art, it is possible to teach yourself all of the techniques behind the craft. But you’re going to need some help. Covering the main topic areas I believe will make a well rounded artist these are a must-read. I could […]

  • 9 Useful Painting Techniques for Beginners – anyone can use these

    9 Useful Painting Techniques for Beginners – anyone can use these

    There are so many ways to make a painting! If you’re new to painting, this is the perfect time to explore painting techniques for beginners. Exploring the options and becoming familiar with new techniques can help you grow as a painter and develop your own personal style. Exploring techniques also helps you to learn how to […]

  • How to Make Painting Easy (Steps bonus 9 Pro tips)

    How to Make Painting Easy (Steps bonus 9 Pro tips)

    So how do you make painting easy? The following 4 steps detail what you need to do. It actually is easy if you just have fun and don’t fixate on the problems or mistakes. Remember, when you were a kid you just painted and you didn’t judge yourself and you thought everything was fantastic. Take […]

  • 5 New Illustration Trends To Inspire You + Illustration Forums

    5 New Illustration Trends To Inspire You + Illustration Forums

    In this post I will be covering the top 5 new illustration trends that will inspire you to produce new and unique works of art that art fans will love. The new illustration trends for this year are Art On Diversity, Minimalism, Throwback Everyday, Animation and Sustainability. When researching the trends, I wanted to give […]