6 Best Places to Visit in Italy

Located in Southern Europe, this boot-shaped country is one of the world’s most popular travel destinations for a number of reasons that include art...

5 Reasons You’ll Want to Try STABILO Right Now

From brilliant colors to long-lasting cap-off times, there are tons of reasons why we love STABILO’s products, and why you will, too! Check out some...

The Joy of being Square by Mondrian

“Before you start to think about Mondrian’s paintings,” says the Dutch artist’s biographer Hans Janssen, of the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague, “you have to...

PERFORMANCE TRAINING

Here’s How to Paint Complex Reflective Objects in Just 3 Steps

Painting shiny things can be a daunting prospect. After all, just look at all the tiny reflections and shadows that they cast! These types...

Urban Gardening with Vegetables

For some gardeners, growing vegetables in containers is a necessity. Urban gardening make use of rooftops, balconies, alleyways, sidewalks or whatever little space the gardener has...

5 Tips for Drawing Faces, Including What Not To Do

Drawing techniques in general are very repetitive. Artists can basically use the same procedure to draw anything. Those of you who have taken classes...

Paint Debate: Oil Vs. Acrylic and When To Use Each

If you’re interested in taking up painting, one of the first decisions you’ll have to make is what type of paint you’d like to...

What You Need to Know before Drawing with Markers and Ink

Drawing with markers offers almost instant gratification—markers are simple to use, require little prep time and dry quickly. Because the marking material is fluid,...