Painting

You've Got To See How This Bob Ross Mug Transforms When You Pour Coffee In It

It'll make you happier than painting "happy little trees."<p>Bob Ross is having a renaissance. Or Ross-isance? Twenty-two years after the famed artist's …

Urban Outfitters

Phthalo Blue BP15 BP16 Paint Pigments

<b>Characteristics:</b> Phthalo blue is a bright, intense blue that's very dark when used thickly. Used as a thin glaze it's very transparent. Mixed with …

The Arts

Why This Viral Painting-Restoration Video Gives Experts the Chills

A viral video showing hundreds of years of varnish being wiped off a centuries-old painting has horrified experts in the field.<p>The short video was …

Archaeology

How Do I Mix Cream Colors?

Question: How Do I Mix Cream Colors?<p><i>"How do I mix creams and their shades? What is the starting point? Titanium white and then what? I have tried</i> …

The Arts

Strathmore Toned Sketchbook Review

Strathmore generously sent me one of their grey toned sketchbooks for review purposes. I also purchased some of their toned tiles to supplement this …

The Arts

Learn How to Mix Paint That Looks Like Copper

The art of painting comes with challenges and recreating the color of metal objects like a copper tea kettle can be tricky. There is a way to mix a …

The Arts

Imperial Aerosaur

Ejsing<p>Thursday, November 16, 2017<p>By Jesper Ejsing<p>This illustration, called Imperial Aerosaur, was one of my favorites from the last magic set called …

The Arts

‘Deadpool’ Teaser Trailer: Happy Trees, Painting Lessons & Sneak Peeks | Deadline

Deadpool, happy trees and some flashes of the upcoming, untitled Deadpool sequel make “Wet on Wet” – the name of the new teaser trailer – maybe the …

The Arts

New Deadpool 2 Trailer Is A Cracking Bob Ross Tribute

Here's the best video you'll see all day.

Deadpool

Newly discovered painting shows Washington’s wartime tent

This photo shows a detail of a watercolor panorama of a Continental Army encampment that features the only known wartime depiction of George …

History

The $25 Amazon Buy That Cuts Your Painting Time in Half

Painting is one of the least expensive ways to give your space a facelift. But it's not exactly fun. It's messy and time consuming especially if you …

Home Decorating

Art Expert Removes 200-Year-Old Yellowing Varnish From A 399-Year-Old Painting, And The Difference Is Unbelievable

A protective finish is applied to keep paintings safe from wear, but they will discolor as a result of time going by. About two hundred years ago, …

The Arts

MyBrushes painting and sketch Mac app drops to just $1 (Reg. $20)

MyBrushes – Paint, Draw, Sketch for Mac is now available for just <b>$1</b>. The regular $20 app hasn’t dropped down this low on the Mac App Store since September and this is matching the lowest price we have tracked. Rated 3.7/5 stars from over 100 users.<p><b>Mac:</b> MyBrushes – Paint, Draw, Sketch: <b>$1</b> (Reg. …

Gear & Gadgets

Hugo Puzzuoli

Hugo Puzzuoli is a concept artist who is originally from France, and now based in Quebec City, Canada.<p>His blog features some of his professional …

Quebec City

Plein air painting in Algonquin Park

Pen Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario<p>Learning camping and plein air painting in the great Canadian outdoors<p><i>Guest post from writer and artist Victoria</i> …

Canada

How to add drama to your pastel artworks

Great artists such as Rembrandt and Caravaggio inject their artworks with a bit of drama and intensity, creating pieces reminiscent of the beauty and …

The Arts

400-Year-Old Oil Painting Looks Even More Fascinating And Colorful After Restorers Removed Layers Of Varnish

A famous British art dealer and one of the experts of the <i>BBC</i> show <i>Fake Or Fortune</i>, Philip Mould, has recently shared a couple of intriguing videos of …

Art

Impressionism Versus Traditional Art: Thoughts of a Commercial Photographer

Whether you think about conceptual art, impressionism, or high fashion, they are all deviations from the traditional art expressions. Is the emperor …

Paris Fashion Week

I’ve Combined My Two Hobbies, Watercolor Painting And Soap Making, Into One

As I’ve mentioned in my previous posts here on Bored Panda, I love watercolor painting and decorative soap making. So this time I decided to combine …

Watercolor Painting

Urban Sketching Demo Capturing Fall in Full Swing with Marc Taro Holmes

Capturing Fall in Full Swing<p>One of our resident artists, Marc Taro Holmes, delivers a great urban sketching demo to us based on his jaunts out and …

The Arts

Why America’s future could look like a Renaissance painting

Buried in the Republican tax plan is the creation of an old world-style aristocracy<p>This piece originally appeared on DCReport.org.<p>Bias for the super-rich, at the expense of everyone else, lies at the heart of the tax bill that Republicans hope to rush into law without public hearings. The most …

U.S. Politics

Why Is Blending So Important in Painting and Drawing?

Blending is a term used often in art, particularly in painting and drawing. It is the technique of gently intermingling two or more colors or values …

The Arts

Can You Mix Paint to Create a Bright Red?

Red is a primary color and you cannot create red by mixing paints together. You can, however, change the color of any red paint and you can make a …

The Arts

How Impressionism Changed the Art World and Continues to Inspire Us Today

Admired by art experts, popular with the public, and widely exhibited in the world's top museums, Impressionism has dominated the art world for nearly 150 years. Renowned for its painters' pioneering approach to art, the groundbreaking genre has facilitated the emergence and shaped the evolution of …

Art History

Boards: Ampersand Aquabord (review)

After trying Ampersand Pastelbord a while ago, I saw they had various other boards available, so I got a couple of each to try out. First up was …

The Arts

The Science Behind Sharable Video II: Body Painting Case Study

The latest viral video making its way through our social feeds is that of Jentree, a two-year-old watching The Good Dinosaur. Filmed by her …

Digital Marketing

KFC Sent Personalized Painting To Man Who Decoded Their Twitter Secret

If you missed a big, hilarious moment in the Twitterverse, a man recently discovered that who KFC follows on the social media site is actually a huge …

easy diy squiggly wiggly table set

<i>Created in collaboration with Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan.</i><p><i>Snaps by Graham Alderton.</i><p>Got some furniture that’s slightly knackered but still in good …

The Arts

Artist Uses a Ouija Board and Vinyl Records to Create Dark Surrealist Art - Bloody Disgusting

As it turns out, Ouija Boards do more than contact the dead.<p>Describing himself as an artist who specializes in “dark surrealism” and “pop …

Paranormal