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 […]
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, […]
Don Mclean and Vincent Van Gogh. A Look at how these two artists found each other and became entwined together forever. Sometimes in life we don’t need to know a person inside out to understand what they are all about. It’s a knowing or a feeling that we have inside […]
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Each week I try and research and bring to you a variation of different types of art and where art has had an impact on peoples life’s. Many things have been said about the artists, but not about me, the girl behind the screen who sources, writes and posts things […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
Paper cutting is an old traditional folk art, that until recently has caught the eye and imagination of people all around the world. Chinese paper cutting is a tradition that is handed down from one generation to the next generation. It is passed on through the females of the families. […]
Internationally collected Artist Skye Taylor offers one on one straight from the heart encouragement for the beginning or seasoned artist with “Painters block”! Learn how to create your own space and become the best Artist you can be. From time to time we all need a little encouragement and a […]
Professional watercolor artist Trevor Waugh confidently displays under the guidance of a soothing backing soundtrack how he would take on the complexities of painting white roses. Most people imagine white to be colorless but in actual fact it is anything but that. White is made up of all the colors […]
Maria Amaral, an Argentinian artist well known for her paintings of tango dancers. Two bodies interact, constantly coming together and breaking apart. A dance where movement, stillness and suspended time coexist. She might say to us: ‘I am Tango’ : it is a dance whose energy seems to run through the […]
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