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how to paint sneakers

How to paint sneakers – Best paints and techniques explained

There are many different techniques for how to paint sneakers. Whether you want to customize an old pair, or just do a quick touch-up on a new shoe, there is something here for everyone. I’ll share how I paint my shoes and the best paints and methods that I’ve found. You can also check out…

perspective drawing for beginners

Perspective Drawing for Beginners – an Easy Guide

Do you want to learn the basics of perspective drawing? Drawing isn’t as hard as you think if you can master perspective. In this guide, I’m going to show you how to do basic perspective drawing for beginners. It’s not as scary as it looks so don’t worry about anything being too complicated. Just follow…

what is still life drawing

What is Still Life Drawing: Why Every Artist Should Learn This Skill

What is still life drawing, what’s the point, and what materials do I need? These are some of the questions you might be asking yourself. In this post, I’ll answer all those questions and more! I’ll start with what it is, what it means for an artist, and why anyone who wants to draw needs…

What is 3D Modeling and Rendering

What is 3D Modeling and Rendering: Best Beginner’s Guide

In this post, you’ll learn the basics of 3D modeling and rendering. For this post I worked closely with a Haivan, a professional 3D artist who has been working in the industry for quite a while now. And today we’re going to talk about what is 3D modeling and rendering, covering topics such as what…

can you use acrylic paint on polymer clay

Can you use acrylic paint on polymer clay? Yes but there’s a catch!

In this post, we’ll be answering the question “Can you use acrylic paint on polymer clay?” that is asked by many artists getting into polymer clay art. Can you use acrylic paint with polymer clay? Yes you can use acrylic paint on polymer clay but the catch is you can use acrylic paints before you…

Brush pen drawing

Brush Pen Drawing – Why These Are The Best Drawing Tools For Artists

Brush pen drawings allow you to experiment with different textures without having to invest in a lot of specialty supplies, you only need paper and a brush pen loaded with ink. Every artist has their favorite mediums, and this is one for me, but if you’re looking for a versatile and dynamic drawing tool that…

baby oil

Blending Oil Pastels with Baby Oil: Secrets revealed

Have you ever tried blending oil pastels with baby oil? It might seem like the two don’t go together at first, but they do! When mixed together, baby oil and oil pastels create a unique texture and depth in your artwork. The best part is that it’s so easy to do. All you need is…

how to protect artwork from damage

How to Protect Artwork From Damage: Best 17 Tips for Taking Precautions

How do you protect your artwork from damage? By knowing the risks and taking precautions. There are a few different things you can do to make sure that your artwork is well taken care of, from deciding on how it should be stored or shipped to adding protective layers. This blog post will go over…

Why life drawing is important

Why life drawing is important: Insights To Getting Better

What is life drawing? What are the benefits of taking a life drawing class? These are some of the questions that many people have when they first hear about why life drawing is important. Drawing from real models in front of an audience can be intimidating, but there are many benefits to it. I used…

Outline Drawing for Painting

How to Create an Outline Drawing for Painting with expert examples

Creating an outline drawing for painting is an outline or sketch of the painting that you want to create. It helps you plan what colors and values you will be using in your work, which can help with composition, color harmony, and balance. This blog post discusses how to create an outline drawing for a…

How to draw a clenched fist

How to draw a clenched fist – 2 ways easy Realistic and Cartoon fist

Knowing how to draw a clenched fist can be an important skill for artists. There are two types of fists that you might want to learn how to draw – the realistic version and the cartoonish (anime) version. It is easy enough for beginners, but i’ll show you some tricks that will help make your…

how to make oil paint dry faster

How to make oil paint dry faster naturally and safe

A common question that is asked by artists who paint with oil is “How can I make my paintings dry faster?”. When I first started with oil painting I wasn’t aware that there are many different factors that determined how long it took for a painting to dry. In this post we will cover how to…