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How to Paint Curves

Curved surfaces pose a problem for some paint jobs, especially when the curve is very tight. Where a normal wall surface or flat piece of furniture can be quickly painted with a roller, tight curves require precise brushwork. To avoid unsightly brush marks, you need to use the right brush and apply

How to Identify Weasels

Weasels belong to the same family of mammals as minks, wolverines, badgers, fishers and river otters, among others creatures. Three species of weasel inhabit North America, the long-tailed weasel, short-tailed weasel and the least weasel. Weasels are carnivores and prey mostly on insects and small r

Yokaiden - Kyuumon

Kyuumon illustration by Nina Matsumoto, from Yokaiden published by Del Rey Manga.

How to Draw a Princess Step-by-Step

A princess is a common character in many fairy tales. The princess is typically known for her big, flowing dress, her crown and wand. You can draw your own princess without possessing high-level drawing skills. By breaking it down step-by-step, you can draw a princess within a few minutes.

Types of Ladders Used for Painting

There are many types of ladders available, but only some are useful for painting. For instance, you could not use a rope ladder for painting. Ladders that are used for painting are of the rigid type, and certain rigid ladders are used in certain situations. Rigid ladders are made of many...

How to Paint a Chalkboard

There are many different ways you can use a chalkboard that you have painted yourself. You can paint a chalkboard on wood with a "Home Sweet Home" sign to hang in your living room or use as a grocery list on a chalkboard for your kitchen. You could even paint a schoolroom or conference room scene in

After Effects - Keying is the Key

There's nothing quite as magical as being able to juxtapose images, scenes, people of your choice into the composition you are creating. It is the key, pardon me, of creativity.

How to Draw Baby Unicorns

Unicorns are mythical creatures that have been inspiring artists for centuries. A unicorn has all the attributes of a horse but differs in two important ways; unicorns have a horn on top of their heads and a beard on their chins. A baby unicorn would be a smaller version of its adult counterpart. Th

Decorations of Bathroom With Home DéCor Accessories

Decorations of Bathroom with Home D©cor Accessories The bathroom might be the smallest space in the house, but it can really pack a punch when it comes to interior design. In general, many homeowners do ...

How to Draw the Human Anatomy

Drawing the human anatomy is something that every illustrator must master if he is going to do figure drawing. Being able to draw the muscle structure of a human being allows an illustrator to keep his proportions correct and allows for more dynamic and realistic poses. Drawing the anatomy, specific

How to Paint a Vinyl Awning

Awnings are made from a variety of materials. While rigid awnings often are constructed of aluminum, canvas or vinyl are the usual choices for soft awnings. Because awnings take a beating from wind, rain, snow and sun on a regular basis, it is not unusual for fading to take place. A fresh coat of pa

Oil Painting Unexpected Visitors

Unexpected Visitors was made by Russian critical realism painting master Ilya Repin in the late 19th century. It depicted that an exile (left one) suddenly returned home. This oil painting showed to the audience that ...

How to Make a Paint Splatter With a Brush

Paint splatter technique is one of the staples of modern art. Paint splatter gives a painting a free, somewhat random, feel to it, full of implied movement. This technique may seem haphazard, spontaneous or inspired, depending on your perception, but it can be done with control as well. Different br

Fun, Easy & Cheap Crafts

Not all crafts have to be complex and made with expensive and hard-to-find materials. There are many fun, easy and cheap crafts that you can make with a little time and imagination. You probably have most of the things that you'll need un your own home.

3D Animation the Latest Tech Craze!

South Korea's Samsung Electronics have decided to team up with James Cameron the director of the revolutionary 3D flick "Avatar" to make its content compatible with its 3D televisions. Technology has made everything easy for us.

How to Draw a Gangster Girl

The modern gangster girl doesn't wear fur coats and strings of pearls. Instead, the modern gangster girl's style is one of minimal attire and prominently displayed colors. If you are planning to draw a gangster girl, focus on the details of the clothing. Begin by drawing the shape of a woman and the

Hikaru no Go Volume 2

Hikaru no Go Volume 2 by Yumi Hotta and Takeshi Obata, a shonen manga series published by Shonen Jump Manga / VIZ Media