Dani Goldberg

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Top Books for Painting Ideas and Inspiration

Looking for an idea as to what to paint next? It is the rare artist who doesn't occasionally get stuck. What do you do when that happens? While that …

7 books to make your teaching more memorable

Memory underpins learning. And yet, as a profession, we talk about it so rarely. What gives? Here are 7 books to kindle that conversation:<p>1. Make it …

Facilitating an Effective Design Studio Workshop

<b>Summary:</b> Design studios are UX workshops that combine ideation and design critique with idea prioritization and help teams collaborate and feel …

UX Design

5 things you need for oil painting

There's an undeserved mystique around oil painting that has put up some intimidating barriers for some artists wanting to use this wonderful …

Princeton Artist Brush Co.

Princeton Artist Brush Co. is based out of Princeton, New Jersey, USA and is one of our sponsors for World Watercolor Month. Check out all about …

Paint a portrait like the Old Masters

For this tutorial we'll take an in-depth look at the benefits of copying an Old Master painting. I've chosen to copy a portion of the painting …

5 social media uses we must teach in schools

Gallup conducted a poll titled “21st Century Skills and the Workplace” and found that 59% of the workforce “developed most of the skills they use in …

Israeli Art: Best Hope for Healing the Fragmented Jewish Identity

I slipped off my shoes and stepped over the threshold of the Barbur Gallery. Tucked into the backstreets of a residential neighborhood, with a …

This Website Lets You Download, Print Old Graphic Design Posters For Free

<b>If you’ve</b> always been in awe of people who have never designed with lasso tools or color adjustment functions, here’s some good news—a website lets …

How To Transfer A Photo To Wood

You may think that printing on wood is something that can only be done in a factory, but to our surprise there’s an awesome DIY way to do that. A …

Video Tutorials

Good Advice On “De-Escalating Power Struggles In The Classroom”

Power struggles in the classroom are bad news. And, to modify an old community organizing adage: “Sometimes the only worse thing than losing a power …

Teaching

6 web design trends worth knowing for 2017

From hidden navigation and pop-out menus, to wearables and split screen, these are the web design trends we expect to shape 2017.<p>WTF is …

UI Design

A seemingly innocent website knows who your family members are and where they live

It's well known that a lot of sites around the internet, such as Spokeo, collect and compile that kind of information into databases.<p>But one innocuous-seeming website, FamilyTreeNow.com, found itself at the center of controversy earlier this week when some people realized that you could get …

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

Design trends for spring 2017

If you’ve overdosed on hygge, copper fittings and the odd metallic pineapple for light relief, rejoice because with the season comes a whole new range of interior trends. Last year’s overriding theme might have been all about industrial chic, but looking ahead – unsurprisingly, considering the …

Home Decorating

Japanese Artist Spends 3+ Years Drawing Massive, Incredibly Detailed Tsunami

Three years, three months, and 12 days later, Manabu Ikeda's 'Rebirth,' is nothing short of epic.<p>Standing 10 feet tall and 13 feet wide, a great wave crashes into an ornate cherry blossom tree rendered in exquisite pen-and-ink lines in Japanese artist Manabu Ikeda's latest epic drawing, <i>Rebirth</i>. …

4 Things All Project-Based Learning Teachers Should Do

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The Post

9 best Frank Lloyd Wright homes for sale in 2016

Some with original furniture, and some still on the market<p>For enthusiasts of Frank Lloyd Wright and his extraordinary homes, 2016—the year he would have been 149—offered what felt like an embarrassment of riches on the real estate front. The covetable properties popped up everywhere, from Michigan …

Learn Anything In Four Steps With The Feynman Technique

<i>Would you rather hear these stories in less than 10 minutes? Listen to our brand new daily podcast here.</i><p>With the Feynman Technique, you learn by …

Learning

The Start-Up That Is Revolutionizing Museums | Inc.com

Did you grow up bored with museums too? Grown-ups talked about them like they were an adventure but they made them feel like history class for old people.<p>Times have changed!<p>An entrepreneur and his team have transformed museums into exciting, vigorous, personalized adventures where you meet people, …

Museums

The Real History Of Hanukkah Is More Complicated Than You Thought

What do you really know about the "festival of lights"?<p><i>This article was originally published on Dec. 9, 2015. This year, Hanukkah begins Saturday, Dec. 24, and ends Sunday, Jan. 1.</i><p>Americans who know anything about the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah may have heard that it celebrates the victory of good …

Israel

How Does Pure Psychic Automatism Work in Art Creation?

December 20, 2016<p>Eli Anapur is a pseudonym of Biljana Puric. A staff writer and editor at Widewalls, Biljana holds Master’s Degrees in Film …

University of Oxford

5 top new illustration tools for December

Whether you're a beginner learning how to draw or a seasoned pro, this month's round up of tools are all designed to help you become a better artist …

What has gone wrong with our schools? We need to get back to basics and start again

The American philosopher Sidney Hook once said: "Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system."<p>What has gone wrong with our schools? What is this malaise that is affecting so many of our teachers and …

The best American art of 2016

Njideka Akunyili Crosby mapped the route to somewhere brave and important, while Manus × Machinaintertwined the art and science of dressmaking<p>• More on the best culture of 2016<p><b>Njideka Akunyili Crosby,</b> Norton Museum of Art<p>No more play. If 2016 endures in American history as a year of epochal …

Pulp Fiction

The lesson of Hanukah is actually an empowering management principle

Hanukah, the Jewish festival of lights, is an annual reminder of abundance. For eight days in early winter, families and friends gather around a menorah each night to light candles and chant blessings to commemorate small miracles.<p>The holiday celebrates a miracle that occurred during the …

Chamber of Commerce

Can technology replace teachers? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Every day millions of internet users ask Google life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>Anxiety about losing your job to technology is both a rational and growing fear. Andy Haldane, the chief economist at the Bank of England, recently …

Teaching

70+ Free Web Design Resources You Never Knew Existed

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>No matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web design, you cannot come up with the best web …

'A teacher is an actor, writer, doctor, lawyer, politician, painter and director - who wouldn't want that?': Teachers around the world share their stories

<i>Ahead of the OECD PISA results, the Telegraph and the British Council conducted interviews with teachers around the world about the challenges facing the profession. The interviews are below.</i><p>It was Aristotle who said of teachers, "those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who …

Education

A Look At The Brilliant, Lesser-Known Art Of Zaha Hadid

Hadid’s prescient early paintings and drawings look as though they could have been made on a computer.<p>Before Zaha Hadid turned to computers to express the gravity-defying curves that would become her signature, Hadid used painting and drawing as the primary medium through which she explored …