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How to Create Your Own Airbrush Art Stencils

There are two types of doing airbrush art. One way is that you can use stencils or masks to airbrush your artwork on to your job. The other way is that you are able to freehand the plan onto your task without the application of stencils or masks.

Why Art?

Art creates the mood and ambiance of your home or office. Whether you wish to create a common theme throughout or create a unique environment for each room; art will allow you to project the real you and a place where you, your family, and your guests immediately feel the comfort or excitement of ea

How to Remove Backgrounds in Photoshop Using the Extract Tool

A very popular thing people want to learn how to do in Photoshop is remove the background from an image. Whether it's a picture of the family you want to make it look like you were hanging out with Michael Jordan or visiting a popular landmark, removing the background of an image is something e

6 Essential Items for Art: Acrylic Painting

We are all aware that painting is an art. In the most basic sense, it is the method of expressing oneself through lines, colors, etc. With this definition, we can say that everybody can paint, although there are those who are really good at it.

Why Do I Paint?

I have asked myself this question many times. For many years I made my living by providing accounting services for various companies. About five years ago I felt it was time for me to change my career, to something that perhaps suited my personality more, and so I decided to finally pursue my lifeti

Marketing and Branding Your Skill

After you get your Photoshop skills to a proficient level, focus on marketing that skill. To get increase business and more clients, its not totally about being the best. Its about reaching and serving as many people as possible.

History of Guinness Posters and Guinness Advertising

During the 20th century, Guinness aimed to differentiate itself from other beers through advertising and image management. The brand strategy was a great success, as evidenced by the popularity of Guinness posters to this day.

Pencil Art Drawings As a Birthday Gift

Drawing is not a new concept; it has been an old elegant fashion of expressing things within a visual form. Pencil art drawings, since ages, are one of the impressive forms of visual expression that transform the luster of a thing or an object. There are quite a several procedures or approaches of p

Art Blogging - Why You Should Start Blogging About Your Art Now

If you're an artist, you might be thinking, "Why should I bother with blogging?" Well, blogging can be a very powerful, low-cost tool in your online marketing arsenal. In fact, I would venture to say that just about every artist who's serious about selling online should have a bl

Aries Daily Horoscope-Aries Personality Traits

Aries is a Cardinal Fire sign which is dominated by Mars. It is the first zodiac sign corresponding with the initiation of spring. Aries individual exhibits a fearless character which helps them to spring forth ...

The Elements of Line Drawing

Lines and their characteristics make or break a drawing-therefore you either have a masterpiece or a doodle. The basic purpose of a line drawing is to describe the form with the use of varied lines in thickness, lost and found edges, to give direction, flow, volume and space as well as hatching or s

The Frieze of Life

Why do artists paint? Noted painter, Edvard Munch delves into his own reasons, in this imagined conversation.

Composition: The Basics, The Rules

The composition of a photograph is what makes the difference between a snapshot and a photograph, the difference between an ordinary picture, and one that is a work of art. If you're trying to create ...

How Artists Can Make Money in This Economy

Well, what could be better than having product in hand that is created to communicate for you? And what better product than a t-shirt. A new t-shirt, limited edition, printed with your image has a street value of $20-$30.

The Background of The Madonna Of The Chair

The Madonna of The Chair was created by Italian painter Raphael. His Madonna paintings are his artistic monument. All the perfect qualities of his Madonna stem from his keen insight of the folk women. Three characters in this painting including Madonna, the child and John are portrayed more lively t

Photographing Faculty of Applied Arts

There are many types of photography - travel, fashion, commercial, event, sports, underwater, nature and many other, but documentary photography was not my particular focus especially because of kind of aesthetics those images demand and ...