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Stained Glass Pattern Making

Stained Glass is one of many dying arts. However it is making a come back, designs can be traditional, modern, abstract or realistic. Learn how to create your own designs for stained glass. The Do's and Don'ts, and what needs to be considered when drawing up a pattern. Leaded or copper foi

3D Abstract Desktop Wallpapers

Background Wallpapers are images that can modify your mood just like that. Personally, I love to modify my background wallpaper twice a day. If you are a working somebody with a computer, chances are you are spending at least 8 hours a day with your computer. So shifting your background setting is l

4 Hidden London Art Galleries

London is undoubtedly the centre of the art world. The city is a melting pot of artistic creativity, attracting many of the world's top artists. In London you'll find many of the world's top galleries as well as many famous art events and fairs which attract people from all four corne

LDS Art - A Brief History

The LDS people love great art work and use LDS art to bring the spirit into their homes and to remember their faith daily. Mormon chapels all over the world have walls aligned with LDS artwork.

Make Money As an Artist

More and more people discover the Internet as a place to make money with their skills. With the Internet artists can now sell their work to clients all over the globe. This is why it is today much easier to make money as an artist than it was 20 years ago.

A Graphic Designer For the Future

How does graphic design works in the Arab words?An introduction to the state of graphic design sector in the Arab World. What are the characteristics of the designer that we need in the future?

Rock Painting - Fun For All Ages

A local resident from Bridgewater has captured the glory of Shenandoah Valley more than once on canvas. She has been an artist for about 36 years and her reason for carrying easel and oils is not just to paint nature. She uses her collection of cut-outs from daily newspapers over the years in order

Art Supplies Firm Has Unusual Origins

One of the world's most prestigious art supplies organisations had a very unconventional beginning. The Rowney Company, which is now known as Daler Rowney, is famous for supplying the very best art supplies but that was not always the case as the company has an interesting history. Founded in 1

The Mogul School Has Always Had a Strong Influence With Indian Art

Indian Art dates back thousands of years with every period of history yielding newer ways of expression. The art reflects religious, political and cultural developments, and a way to classify this type of art is to categorize the art works in terms of the region the artist came from.

Want to Go From Amateur Artist to Pro? Eight Rules You Need to Know

This article covers some very important points if one wishes to make a living as a professional visual artist. After working with various artists and selling their art work in my Los Angeles art gallery and working with the world's largest fine art drawing and painting program, I have learned q

How to Draw the Figure - 9 Common Mistakes

This article lists nine common mistakes made in life drawing classes, that if caught, will substantially improve the quality of your drawing.If the article is printed and referred to while actually drawing from the model, it will be most effective.

Taking Art Class: One Brilliant Idea

Selecting a Los Angeles art class that thrives on creativity, imagination as well as original ideas is a great idea. No matter where your passion lies, one of the secrets to a sustainable career in the future will be the ability to think creatively and possess the skills to bring your ideas to life

Tips for Superb Ocean Photography

Oceans often are a few of the most gorgeous places. Unfortunately, they represent challenges also for both experienced and aspiring photographers. Oceans have unique light, varied and interesting forms and high potential as backdrop for ...

What Is Graffiti And How Is It Done?

When we think of Graffiti we imagine writing and spray paint illicitly scribbled on walls. Commonly, graffiti conveys a statement, political, sociological ideal, or just simply someone's artistic ability.

Changes in the New York Gallery Scene

After seven booming years in the art market, New York dealers and artists are settling down to focus. With a combination of gallery closings and gallery's resizing, change is on the way and hopefully for the better in the long run.

Century Old Hollywood Photographs Available Online

Photography is both an art and a science. The scientific aspects of photography can be overwhelming and fascinating, so much so that for minority of photographers photography comes to be just that. It involves a ...