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Find your moment of Zen with our selection of the best meditation apps

It’s no secret that stress takes a serious toll on your body and psyche. In our constantly connected lives, it’s important to take a little time each …

A Smart Approach to Urban Sketching (and a Demo!)

Editor’s note: The following comes from guest blogger and urban sketcher Marc Taro Holmes, who shares a step-by-step demonstration. Score four …

Sketching

Why It's Worthwhile To Sketch Out Your Dreams

It's soothing, stimulating and could help you better understand your night's sleep.<p>We know that writing down our dreams can help us remember them better in the morning, while also serving as a quick guide for decoding their real-life meanings.<p>But have you ever considered drawing your …

How to prepare a sketch for painting

So your design portfolio is full of brilliant pencil drawings and now you now want to inject a bit of colour to your illustrations using paint. So …

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How One Man Found Inner F*cking Peace Creating Profanity-Filled Guided Meditations

<i>F*ck That: An Honest Meditation</i> is a new book by filmmaker Jason Headley that makes the overly blissed out language of mindfulness a notch more …

Basic Composition, Drawing Online

Elementary Composition Theory<p>Composition is about directing the viewer's gaze across your drawing to one or more focal points, the idea being to keep …

Watercolor Painting Tutorial Step by Step

About Allan Kirk<p>After training to teach, I taught Art in secondary school for five years before following a career in computing. I moved permanently …

Learn to Illustrate Animals in Our New Watercolor Class

We thought we had a pretty good handle on watercolor painting after our Brush Calligraphy and Watercolor Painting online classes, but then we met Meera Lee Patel. Meera is a self-taught watercolor artist whose technique combines some of the foundations of painting with a whole lot of imagination, …

Create a Frameable Watercolor Painting With Our New Online Class

Your zen and your untapped creativity are waiting to be discovered in our brand-new <b>Illustration With Watercolor</b> Class ($19), the latest addition to our online class suite. Self-taught artist Meera Lee Patel teaches how to find creativity and relaxation through the creation of a frameable painting. …

Watercolour Painting with William Newton

This book is a complete course in watercolour painting, clearly explained and illustrated.<b>William Newton’s Complete Guide to Watercolour Painting</b>A …

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From the studio: Alexa Dilla about her artwork for Hahnemühle's Art Calendar 2016 - Hahnemühle Blog

Alexa Dilla, freelance artist and painter on board of a large cruise ship, has painted one of the winning motifs of the Hahnemühle Art Calendar 2016. …

This Is the BEST Way to Put Together a Gallery Wall on a Budget

Every home needs a few pieces of wall art, but we all know not everyone’s budget includes art expenses. That’s where our handy wall art DIY comes in. We grabbed a few sheets of paper and some brushes and made an entire gallery wall out of watercolor in one sitting! As someone who’s never been a fan …

Expand Your Knowledge With Watercolor Painting Ideas - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

The technique of water coloring is one of immense beauty and delicacy, infusing creativity and dazzling everyone with its inner endless possibilities …

Watercolor Painting

I Create Watercolour Paintings Of Animals

My name is Cathrine Doreen and I’m from Norway. I create animal illustrations with personality. My hand paintings are very detailed and I use warm …

Überpainting: Artist takes his unique style to create layered watercolour artworks

The Original Poke Cake Is The Most Delicious Thing Ever

Because three milks > one milk.<p>By Alison Roman<p>Serves 8–10<p>FOR THE CAKE:<p>1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¾ tsp. kosher salt<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 large eggs<p>1 ¼ cups sugar<p>¼ cup whole milk<p>½ tsp.vanilla extract<p>FOR THE SOAK AND ASSEMBLY:<p>½ cup evaporated milk<p>½ cup coconut milk<p>1 can …

Peanut Butter–Honey Banana Bread Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

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When Everything Is Falling Apart, This Is What You Need To Do

By Cameron Chang,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1Hbw90C<p>“All great changes are preceded by chaos.” —Deepak Chopra<p>There are going to be times in life …

23 Things People With Borderline Personality Disorder Want You To Know

It isn't about getting attention.<p><i>Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental illness affecting approximately 1.6% of adults in the U.S. Symptoms — usually beginning in adolescence and early adulthood — include emotional instability, extreme reactions, distorted sense of self, chronic feelings</i> …

David Bowie's PA Coco Schwab: the woman who saved his life

<b>David Bowie has left $2 million to his closest confidante for the last 43 years, Corinne "Coco" Schwab</b><p>The news that <b>David Bowie has left $2 million to his PA in his will</b>makes him sound like a very generous boss. But Corinne "Coco" Schwab was much more than the pop star’s secretary. By Bowie’s side …

The 20 most inspirational websites on the net

The easiest way to awaken your imagination and spark your creative energy is to let others inspire you!<p>We here at <b>Bright Side</b> have collected a set of …

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Zion National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

Find typical and current weather conditions in Zion, as well as the flow rate of the Virgin River and the flash flood potential forecast.

The Narrows Campsites - Zion National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

<b>Campsite #1</b> (Deep Creek)<br>At the confluence of Deep Creek. The site is located on the left side of the river. This site has a maximum group size of 4 …