Category: Art General

  • 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. These illustration tends cover traditional illustration as well as digital illustration. The new illustration trends for this year are Art On Diversity, Minimalism, Throwback Everyday, […]

  • Top 5 Scanner Models Tested By An Artist for Artists

    Top 5 Scanner Models Tested By An Artist for Artists

    Thinking of sharing your art online, or even sending it off to make some professional quality prints? It’s possible to make money doing what you love – making beautiful works of art – but you need the right tools to accomplish that. You don’t need the best scanner for artwork to achieve the best results, […]

  • What Is NFT Crypto Art? This Will Now Blow Your Mind!

    What Is NFT Crypto Art? This Will Now Blow Your Mind!

    What is NFT Crypto art? NFT Art is digital art that is signed and backed by an NFT. NFT stands for Non-Fungible Token. What is a Non Fungible Token you ask, it is a weird term to describe a unique digital signature backed by blockchain technology that verifies the ownership of something.  The same way […]

  • Are Posca Pens Toxic? Don’t tell me i’m being poisoned..

    Are Posca Pens Toxic? Don’t tell me i’m being poisoned..

    If you have read my other articles on WastedTalentInc.com you will have seen countless articles on Posca paint pens. They are one of my favorite pens to use for many reasons. The main one is that I know I can let my kids use them and not worry about any toxicity. So are Posca pens […]

  • Should I Quit Being An Artist? Overcome Your Mind

    Should I Quit Being An Artist? Overcome Your Mind

    When an artist is asking themself “Should I quit being an artist” they already know the answer, and the answer is usually “No!”. They do not want to quit, they are looking for reasons to continue and that is what I will give you here. What an artist is looking for when asking this question […]

  • Everything you wanted to know about Sakura Pigma Micron pens

    Everything you wanted to know about Sakura Pigma Micron pens

    Before we get into what Sakura Pigma Micron pens are, let us go into the background of not only the pen but the Sakura company that manufactures these fantastic pens. The History of the Sakura Pigma Micron pen Sakura’s involvement in drawing materials began in 1921 when Sakura developed a crayon.  The company was disappointed […]

  • Most expensive painting ever stolen (is it still missing?)

    Most expensive painting ever stolen (is it still missing?)

    The most expensive painting ever stolen was The Concert by Vermeer. The painting was displayed at the ISABELLA STEWART GARDNER Museum, who owned the work but could not afford to insure it. Had it been insured, no doubt the insurance company would have insisted on better security. The only security was two guards protecting the […]

  • Posca Pen Art Ideas (9 Ideas You Will Love)

    Posca Pen Art Ideas (9 Ideas You Will Love)

    In this post we will explore some great Posca pen art ideas that go beyond the usual rocks and shoes. We will be looking things to do with Posca pens such as as customizing jackets, shoes, surfboards, mugs, lampshades etc. There was a time when if you enjoyed painting that your only material to work […]