The Artist featured here was given an assignment by his painting class, which was to paint a song. Quite a different topic, don’t you think? He took up the challenge and here is what he came up with. He stated that: Art is a huge part of my life…. no […]
Yasuo Okazaki, shows us how just from a piece of wood, his inner vision of a doll emerges. A really beautiful video to watch. It just goes to show that you don’t need fancy equipment and the latest gadgets to produce something as breath taking as this. Yasuo’s father taught […]
Becoming a regular writer on Artisan has been one of the greatest things that has happened to me. So here in this final blog I want to share with you all why that is. One of the main things for me, was finding a new born inner confidence that helped […]
Valentina Trevino shares with us her story of how she came to be an artist in the true sense. How art was her main passion in life, and what she did to try and turn her dream into a reality. She shows us how being brave and taking the plunge […]
Art video tutorials constitute a broad category of videos intended to demonstrate the many and varied techniques required to accomplish different standards of art work. These range from simple beginners instruction in various media to highly advanced tutorials.
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Patti Dobrowolski talks about the power of imagination and visuals to create a vision of the future that we desire through drawing. When we think about what we want in life, we often talk about it, but never really believe in our hearts that we can actually have it. Here […]
Here in this short documentary, Vincent Van Gogh, provides an insight into his life that has not been seen before. Personal letters of the great artist have been used to create a very touching and moving programme. Vincent van Gogh was born in Groot-Zundert, Holland on March 30, 1853. The […]
Homage to the Great American Artist Georgia O’Keeffe “I have but one desire as a painter – that is to paint what I see, as I see it, in my own way, without regard for the desires or taste of the professional dealer or the professional collector.”- Georgia O’Keeffe Famous […]
This is a very interesting way to paint wouldn’t you say? At his workstation an artist has in front of him a large tray of water which is surrounded by various jars of different colored paint/ink. I believe the technique is called Suminagashi as is the ancient Japanese art of painting […]
Edgar Degas’s groundbreaking statuette of a young ballerina that caused a sensation at the 1881 impressionist exhibition. She was called the little dancer and was aged only 14. A man who painted ballerina’s and was called “The Painter Of Dancers” This little girl was carefully created and originally was […]
A collection of Abstract pictures by Saryn Muldrow Saryn Muldrow was born in L.A. California 1964 and now resides in Sweden .She says that she moves within different genres, from figurative, naturalistic to abstract, mostly abstract, because this allows me to be free of mind so I unlimited can gather impressions and […]
Svenja Jödicke (AKA PixieCold), creates incredible paintings using watercolors, inks, and markers on watercolor paper. She creates vibrant pictures, and uses eyes as her subject in many of her paintings. Here she shows us how to paint this striking splash eye painting. About the Artist Svenja was born in Berlin, […]
This exhibit at Maison Française and The Italian Academy features seventy works of visual arts (paintings, drawings, photographs) about the Cambodian genocide under the Khmer Rouge, made by the great contemporary artists Vann Nath and Séra (both survivors of the genocide), as well as works by emerging artists who were […]
A breathtaking look at the work of Jason Decaires and his underwater sculpture museum . Born in 1974 to an English father and Guyanese mother, Taylor grew up in Europe and Asia, where he spent much of his early childhood exploring the coral reefs of Malaysia. Educated in the South […]
Last year an appeal was made to help the Mosaic project in Nepal come up with new ideas to help the young women who had been victims of human trafficking. Below you will see an update about what is happening. You will be pleased to know that Leading international mosaic […]
A collection of paintings by the artist Wai Ming The world that we live in today, has provided us with technology so that we can appreciate art from all over the world. We can either view artists from different countries either on the internet, or if fortunate enough we can […]
Here the basic colour theory in the color wheel is explained. There are 12 hues of the spectrum including warm and cool hues, primary, secondary and tertiary colors. The Colour Wheel has 12 Hues of the spectrum The following are warm Hues: Yellow,Yellow-orange,Orange,Red-orange,Red,Red-violet These are the cool hues: Violet,Blue-violet,Blue,Blue-green,Green There […]
Today it is 150 years since Henri de Toulouse Lautrec the french painter was born. Here we look at the history of this famous french artist. Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa or simply Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was born on the 24 November and was a French painter, printmaker, draughtsman and illustrator whose immersion in the colourful and theatrical […]