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Cinta Vidal – Gravitant at Miscelanea in Barcelona

Surreal paintings by Cinta Vidal from her exhibition “Gravitant” at Miscelanea in Barcelona.<p>Cinta Vidal is a Spanish artist who studied at Escola …

How to Watercolor Paint on Fabric {tutorial} - Tidbits

<i>I am bringing home this tutorial for “How to Watercolor Paint on Fabric”, which was originally shared on Ella Claire, here.</i><p><i>If you are looking for a</i> …

How to Create Chalkboard Art - Ask Anna

I just recently finished this chalkboard that I made from a mirror frame I found at a yard sale for $2. I was so excited to hang it in my entryway so …

Dear Mom

10 ways to stop your designs from looking the same and create unique stuff quickly – Learn

<i>If you love designing from templates, have you ever worried that all your designs will end up looking the same?</i><p>If you’re familiar with Canva and use …

Graphic Design

DIY Powder Laundry Detergent

Shares 109<p>Here is a very simple <b>DIY Powder Laundry Detergent</b> recipe requiring only 3 ingredients plus essential oils. With this recipe you can omit …

Cleaning

The best pencils: colouring, drawing and sketching

The best pencils<p>Do you have the best pencils for your next project? Whether you're a professional artist or you're learning how to draw, it's …

Sketching

A Beginner’s Guide to Drawing a Basic Outfit on a Character in Photoshop

Drawing clothing can be great fun, and there’s so much scope for design that you can really let your imagination take over. This tutorial will cover …

Studio Visit: Trail Map Artist James Niehues

If you’ve ever grabbed one of the colorful trail maps stocked in ski lodges, or affixed to the chairlift bar, there’s a good chance you’ve seen—and used—the work of landscape artist James Niehues. Niehues (who goes by Jim) is one of just a handful of people who have mastered the art of capturing …

Skiing

5 Signs You Need to Take our Introduction to Sewing Course (in GIFS)

Join Denise Wild and take you sewing to the next level in Introduction to Sewing: Learn the Fundamentals of Garment Sewing!<p>Do you have a sewing …

Abstract Paintings for Blockheads

news Friday, May 8, 2015<p>You're a guy and, as is so often the case, your girlfriend has an appreciation for the arts, but, of course, you don't. When …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

3 tips for painting translucent vampire skin

See-through, pale skin symbolises bad health or disease, so it suits the vampire down to the ground. A dead body is defined by its coldness. Blue is …

Illustrator Releases Final Fantasy VII Speed Painting Collection As Free Digital Art Book

<b>By Chris Priestman</b> . May 8, 2015 . 12:30pm<p>Illustrator Lap Pun Cheung has now finished the series of <i>Final Fantasy VII</i> cinematic speed paintings that …

Free Alternatives to Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe products are synonymous with the design and illustration world. They can, however, be expensive for designers, whether professional or not. So …

Software