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Claude Monet Prints

Claude Monet Prints

Claude Monet prints are among the most impressive art on offer anywhere in the world and this article discusses why Monet paintings are so key to the development of French and western art over the past 200 years. Many of Monet's greatest prints are mentioned and there is also opportunity to fin......[Read More]
Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper

This article is about life and paintings of Edward Hopper. Edward Hopper is most famous for his landscapes, seascapes and cityscapes, which are realistic in style.......[Read More]
Portrait on Canvas: Unique Anniversary Gifts for Couples

Portrait on Canvas: Unique Anniversary Gifts for Couples

Couples always find it difficult to gift each other. If you don't have any idea what to give, you are not alone. Many people feel the same way.......[Read More]
Make a Buck in Art

Make a Buck in Art

The young artist needs to be informed early that he or she is not going to make a great deal of money as he or she starts out. The patrons of art do not simply say, "Hey, let's invest in to this new person." An artist needs to prove him or herself before receiving the backing of a wel......[Read More]
Latest Software Involved Retouching an Image

Latest Software Involved Retouching an Image

Image retouching is an effective form of image manipulation. In this day and age, almost every photograph goes through the process of retouching before being uploaded online. Use of visuals in the field of marketing ... ......[Read More]
Drawing Cartoons For Beginners - How to Get a Head of Your Comic Book Characters (Pro Tip Revealed)

Drawing Cartoons For Beginners - How to Get a Head of Your Comic Book Characters (Pro Tip Revealed)

Measuring "heads" is a way to keep the height of your characters consistent. This is an important principle to use, especially in "group shots" and environments like a city street or hallway. Rather than measuring in feet or inches, or meters and centimeters, you take the rough s......[Read More]
How to Get Best Chances on Scratch Offs

How to Get Best Chances on Scratch Offs

You may have heard this lot of times but a scratch off offers amazing strategies of winning with the best chances. Usually people consider that scratch card winning depend on good fortune but that&......[Read More]
Printing On Canvas: Latest & Greatest Way to Keep Old Photos Alive

Printing On Canvas: Latest & Greatest Way to Keep Old Photos Alive

Printing on canvas is getting momentum day by day. Though there is a very long history of printing technology, it has increasingly grabbed the attention of masses in recent times in terms of canvas pr......[Read More]
Plastic House in Dublin

Plastic House in Dublin

This is an extract from an article on the web site Apartial, visit the site to view the full article. Apartial's mission is to connect all corners of the contemporary creative world and allow everyone ... ......[Read More]
Color Pencil 101

Color Pencil 101

The idea of drawing with a color pencil is one that appeals to many artists. Unlike paints, the colored pencil drawing allows the artist to enter many tight angles within the drawing. In addition using a colored pencil allows the artist to include text and other types of writing that would not be po......[Read More]
Sumo Paint Review

Sumo Paint Review

Sumo Paint is an online painting and photo-editing application with which you can create online drawings and paintings. If you're like me and like to draw and paint using your computer or tablet, you will enjoy Sumo Paint. I've used this free application since February 2012 and thought I&a......[Read More]
His Most Famous Painting (Chatterbox Falls) - Robert Genn

His Most Famous Painting (Chatterbox Falls) - Robert Genn

Robert Genn (born 1936) is one of the most critically acclaimed Canadian painters who have received immense international recognition for his "Canadian Landscape Paintings." He had adopted the style of 'Realism' where he most often portrayed the landscapes of Canada. Robert Genn ......[Read More]
Out with a Bang! Getting the Best Fireworks Stock Footage Online

Out with a Bang! Getting the Best Fireworks Stock Footage Online

One of the best ways to have a great celebration for any occasion is with stunning fireworks! During festivals and parties, a spectacular array of fireworks is one of the best ways to keep a crowd ene......[Read More]
Crystal Repair - Leave It Up To a Professional

Crystal Repair - Leave It Up To a Professional

Whether or not your crystal pieces are expensive Swarovski or Waterford collectibles or they simply have important sentimental value, damage that occurs to them can be devastating. The good news is that damaged crystal can be repaired, although it requires specialized knowledge and years of experien......[Read More]
Make Your Wedding Day Unique With The Perfect Photo Booth Rental

Make Your Wedding Day Unique With The Perfect Photo Booth Rental

Good steps need to be made to find the best photo booth rental that would add a unique touch to your wedding day. It is also important to ensure that you get hold of the ... ......[Read More]
Tips for self portrait photography

Tips for self portrait photography

Self portrait photography can be great fun and could be much easier if you know it how to do it. Nowadays, all the digital cameras would allow you to take the pictures in the mode ... ......[Read More]
Sewing Dreams of Myriad Colours by Hiring Embroidery Services

Sewing Dreams of Myriad Colours by Hiring Embroidery Services

Gone are the days when one sew their own dresses with beautiful set of designs that would take ages, with rising technology and development of embroidery digitization, customizing has become much easier than before. Embroidery ... ......[Read More]
Building a 3D Project

Building a 3D Project

Now with all those definitions laid out in a linear fashion, I am going to tell you how the 3D creation process is anything but linear. We find a quasi-linear nature of the 3D process. The first step to a 3D project is to plan, plan, plan. I know, everyone wants to jump in and get started right away......[Read More]
Western Painting - Optical Art - Art of Illusion

Western Painting - Optical Art - Art of Illusion

Optical Art-Concept Time Magazine tossed the term Optical Art in October 1964, when they were referring to artistic illusions in Western Art, created by using mathematics and science. Optical Paintings are Abstract and appear to be moving, having hidden images, flashing, vibration, swelling, or warp......[Read More]
Why "Giclee?"

Why "Giclee?"

Would you like to add beautiful or interesting artwork to your home? Something you and your friends would all enjoy. Well, Giclee (zhee-clay) is a more recently conceived word that is increasingly used in the art world as a way to distinguish Giclee prints and paintings from other styles of reproduc......[Read More]