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How to say the names of the 35 most commonly mispronounced fashion labels

With Primark having finally set the pronunciation record straight - it's 'pry-mark', not 'pree-mark' - words with confusing phonological values are causing conflict all over the UK.<p>Is it 'S-con' or 'Sc-oh-n', 'Ga-rij' or 'Ga-raaj'? 'Ee-thur' or 'Eye-thur', 'Sked-jool' or 'Shed-jool'?<p>And if regular …

How To Turn Your Artwork Into Prints

Painting a painting is very difficult (we’ve tried!)<p>Printing copies of that painting for all your friends, family and fans is super easy.<p>See just how …

Resources Archives

July 19, 2018<p>Van Gogh Museum Puts Nearly 1,000 Paintings and Drawings Online<p>If you're a Vincent van Gogh enthusiast, you've probably heard of the Van Gogh Museum, an institution that houses the largest collection of work by the Post-Impressionist painter. In the past, Van Gogh fans would have to …

Art

Polly Nor’s art celebrates us women and our weirdness

Polly Nor has come a long way since her first solo show, <i>Sorry Grandma: An Exhibition of Obscene Illustrations by Polly Nor</i>, in 2015. Her trademark devils-in-human-skins have gone viral – thanks to her now 721k-strong Instagram following – even appearing as memes, made especially for Gucci. Finally, …

This Artist Gets Around Instagram’s Nudity Guidelines by Painting Her Nipples

Claudia Sahuquillo is a Barcelona, Spain–based artist who relies on a rather unconventional canvas: the human body. Sahuquillo has been celebrating …

Art

An Online Guide to 350 International Art Styles & Movements: An Invaluable Resource for Students & Enthusiasts of Art History

If you majored in art history, you no doubt have lasting memories, and possibly painful ones, of long nights spent in the library memorizing the …

The King of T-Shirts

T-shirts are the Andy Warhol of the modern wardrobe: cheap, infinitely replaceable, and a mass-produced piece of art, depending on who you're asking. …

T-shirts

The art of messy sketching

Even an old music sheet can be used as a canvas.<p>Sometimes the most powerful artworks are unfinished sketches.<p>As you sketch, your rough ideas, …

Sketching

Beginner Watercolor Painting

Painting is fun! Watercolor painting is the most exciting medium of all. You can take your watercolor kit everywhere with you and play with it. …

Watercolor Painting

Why Sketching is a Great Starting Point When Learning to Draw

Sketching As a Starting Point<p>The Dancers by Patricia Hannaway, charcoal drawing.<p>It’s tricky when an activity involves technique but is actually done …

Little Sketches

It’s been a while since I posted random little sketches. There are weeks, and sometimes months, when I don’t work on projects that hold together as a …

Learn Contour Drawing With This Simple Exercise

A Beginner's Lesson in Drawing Line, Outline, and Contour<p>What is contour drawing? Simply put, it is an outline drawing that focuses on the form or …

Drawing

10 top tips to improve your sketching skills

When you are trying to master the art of how to draw and sketch, there are many things to bare in mind. In 3dtotal Publishing’s latest book, 'Masters …

The Art of Sketching

OK….that may have appeared an incredibly lazy way to dump 14 days of sketching on a blog, but I thought, better late than never. I’ll try to be more …

Sketching

How to paint with only 3 colours – A watercolour demonstration by Tim Wilmot

Watercolour demonstration by Tim Wilmot with people, buildings and cars. This is a 3 colour painting – I am only using Red (Rose Opera), Yellow …

How to Fix Mistakes and Make Changes in Watercolor

Watercolor painting has the reputation of being unforgiving, but there are several different ways to fix mistakes in watercolor, make changes, or …

See Kurt Cobain’s never-before-seen paintings

In June it was announced that a series of Kurt Cobain’s paintings, alongside a selection of his notebooks, would be placed on display in the Nirvana frontman’s hometown, Seattle. Most are unseen, having remained in storage since his death in 1994.<p>Although most notable for his lyrics, UTA Artist …

From age 15 to 90, the evolution of Picasso’s style through 14 self-portraits

Pablo Picasso painted his first self-portrait in 1896 (top), when he was 15 years old. Many styles, years, and artistic innovations later, he made …

10 Thought-Provoking Quotes From the One-of-a-Kind Artist Andy Warhol

The king of pop art would be 89 this Sunday.<p>August 6, 1928 marked a major day for not only the art world but the <i>entire</i> world. It's the day one of the most influential artists and celebrities ever was born, Andy Warhol.<p>The iconic artist's fame went beyond the canvas. Warhol, who led the …

Andy Warhol

1950s Experiment Asked Artist To Take LSD And Draw The Same Portrait 9 Times, And Each Portrait Got Crazier

In the 1950s the US government did a lot of experiments with psychotomimetic drugs (in fact, as anybody who's seen or read 'The Men Who Stare At …

Lsd

After Years Of Failing To Find My Drawing Style, I’m Finally Proud To Present These Animal Drawings

Hi, I'm Chris and I've been a long time reader of Bored Panda and I thought I'd share some of my illustrations. Just like most creatives, I've been …

Fountain pens and Science Art

Last year I resumed corresponding with my grandparents by hand-written letters, something I had done in college but stopped as electronic …

Draw Tip Tuesday: Ink and Brush (An Urban Sketcher’s Secret)

In this week’s <b>Draw Tip Tuesday, Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene</b> shares an Urban Sketcher’s secret: a great trick with a water brush pen and …

Draw Tip Tuesday: Drawing an Interior with Continual Line

We’re continuing our continual line drawing party with this week’s <b>Draw Tip Tuesday</b>: drawing an entire interior with a continual line.<p>Think that …

Stop taking pictures and start drawing!

How your drawings come to life<p>Some drawings look fresh and alive while others … don’t. <b>What is their secret?</b> Let’s look at cameras first.<p>This is what …

Figure Drawing Resources Redux

-By Arnie Fenner <br>Back in 2014—and again in 2016—I did a post about a free resource for nude models on YouTube. As I said before, since there are …

Top Drawing Mistakes Beginners Make

Common Drawing Errors and How to Fix Them<p>When you are teaching yourself to draw using books and the internet, it can be difficult to know how to …

Drawing

“Move along please, nothing to see here…”

[<b>Guest post by Ed Harker in Bath, UK</b>]<br>I was walking home through Bath and came across a car on its side, windscreen wipers still waving, another car …

Get better at figure drawing

When I got the call from ImagineFX’s editor to draw a person – a life model – for the cover illustration, I was filled with energy and excitement. …

Build Your Abs With a Barbell

Next Level Core Strength<p>Roll For Abs<p>One of the best exercises to heavily stimulate the rectus abdominis (the "six pack" muscle) is the rollout.<p>During …

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