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Mountain or a Mole Hill? 3 Secrets for Accurately Expressing Size In Your Artwork
For size to properly translate in your drawings, you're going to have to leave a few clues... READ MORE »
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“Cash In” Your Future Family Heirlooms—for Hugs!
Grow closer to your family and inspire creativity for the future with "living heirlooms." READ MORE »
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A Guide to Drawing Better Portraits
Get your free guide and learn how you can divide your images into manageable, easy to draw sections. READ MORE »
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Motivation’s Secret Ingredient...And How it Can Change How You Get Things Done, Forever!
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Artist Showcase: Anilda Patterson
At first, Anilda struggled with drawing a portrait of her late mother—then something amazing happened... READ MORE »
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Where Your Attention Goes, You Go!
Don't wonder off the trail to success! Discover how you can redirect your attention and focus on achieving the goals that really count. READ MORE »
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Criticize VS. Critique: Is There Really A Difference?
Has confusion over these two terms sucked the joy out of art for you? It doesn't have to... READ MORE »
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Unlock the Power of Your Pencils: A Guide to Drawing With Graphite
Learn how you can put this fun, affordable, and incredibly versatile medium to work for you! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Robert (Mike) Horton
How a gift to a grieving friend convinced Robert that art is about more than just pretty pictures. READ MORE »
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The Artist's Reference Image Library — Part 2
Download the next installment of your reference image library and find the purrfect reference for your next masterpiece, or just find a picture that makes you smile—we’ll leave that up to you. READ MORE »
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6 WillPower Hacks: A Cheat Sheet for Growing Your WillPower with a Few Simple Exercises
6 simple solutions to the willpower problem that will change the way you get things done! READ MORE »
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The Grandmother of Modern Art
What this grandmother did at 78-years-old will blow your mind! READ MORE »
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4 Phrases Artists Should Never Use
4 dead end phrases that are sure to keep you from achieving your goals! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Al Higdon
Artist Al Higdon wants you to see more than just a drawing when you look at his work... He's going for the whole story. READ MORE »
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How to Frame Artwork So It Lasts! (and Lasts, and Lasts...)
Finish strong with these tips for framing and preserving your cherished artworks! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Frank Boudreau
Frank was an over stressed business owner, until his wife's little secret changed everything... READ MORE »
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A Guide to Visualizing Light In Your Drawings
Light can run, but it can’t hide! Learn how to see light for what it really is—one of the best tools available to the artist! READ MORE »
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Are You Holding Yourself Back?
3 tips for bridging the gap between the artist you are and the artist you want to be. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Gary Wilson
Discover how Gary Wilson's "I can do that" attitude has changed his life! READ MORE »
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4 Tips for Reaching Your Artistic Goals (Even If You’ve Failed Before)
Make success the only option with these 4 time-tested tips for reaching your goals! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Vira Hohol
Want to learn English? Vira Hohol discovered a secret to language learning success. Her method may surprise you... READ MORE »
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Visual Principles: Limitation? Or An Open Door?
Is structure the enemy of art? READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Chito Seno
Chito Seno planned on going to art school—his parents had other plans... READ MORE »
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The Color Debate
You could sit and debate color theory all day... Or, you could "experience" it with these fun exercises! READ MORE »
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Fuel Your Creativity: 7 Super-foods for Brain Power
Is your brain firing on all cylinders? Discover 7 brain-boosting super foods proven to keep your “motor” running strong. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Elizabeth Pontvik
Afraid of change? What artist Elizabeth Pontvik discovered in Tunisia might change your mind... READ MORE »
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5 “Must See” Movies for Artists and Art Lovers!
Don't spend your entire movie night searching for a movie! Here are five cinematic suggestions for artists and art lovers alike... READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Ranford Anderson
Ranford Anderson's quest to bring art back to Jamaica! READ MORE »
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6 Resolutions Every Artist Should Make—and Keep!
Start the new year off right with these 7 life-enriching resolutions READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Terry Mellway
Can a Christmas gift change your life? Terry Mellway certainly thinks so... READ MORE »
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How to Draw an Apple Without Ever Picking Up a Pencil!
Confused? This surprising technique will change the way you think about drawing forever... READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Lisa Kelly
Do you have what it takes to stick with it? That's the question artist Lisa Kelly set out to answer. READ MORE »
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The Artist's Reference Image Library
Why spend your time searching for pictures to draw? Check out our free reference image library and start drawing today! READ MORE »
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Want to be an Artist? Better Start "Digging"!
How hard are you willing to work to become a better artist? READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Ginger Brady
Why leave a steady career in the medical field for a job as an artist? Could it be love? READ MORE »
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Getting Personal: The Inside Scoop on Personal Sketchbooks
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Artist Showcase: Annabel Johnston
Annabel Johnston gave up art for 30 years. Then, it happened... READ MORE »
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Ditch the Rules! A New Perspective on Perspective
Find the correct angles of perspective for any object without having to memorize a single rule! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Carol Alvarado
From the convent to the art classroom. READ MORE »
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Art and Dyslexia: The Picture-Perfect Combination?
Is a disability an excuse for not making art? READ MORE »
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The Artist's Playlist—Music for Creative Thinkers
Music doth soothe the savage beast. It has also been known to inspire creativity. These 10 pieces inspired by art and the beauty of the natural world are designed to get your creative juices flowing. READ MORE »
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"If You Don't Try, You're a Loser"
Well, you sure aren't going to win, if that's what you're expecting. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Peggy Covic
When Peggy Covic lost her job, something amazing happened! READ MORE »
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How to Make Art They'll Fight Over When You're Gone
Don't just make art, create a legacy! READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Darrel Tank
Two weeks in the hospital and three months in bed had an unusual effect on Darrel Tank... READ MORE »
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9 Visual Blunders Every Artist Should Avoid like the Plague
Learn to spot and avoid 9 visual blunders that can detract from your artwork and confuse your audience. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Casper Venter
Casper Venter, South Africa, and forensic science—oh my! READ MORE »
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A Guide to Drawing Accurate Portraits
It’s easy to look at a reference image and feel overwhelmed. Here's a way you can learn to focus on what matters! READ MORE »
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Take it Outside: A Plein Air Painting Demonstration by Jennifer Young
Learn how you can take your painting outside and on the road. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Erick North
Art after children—need we say more? READ MORE »
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Sketchbook Journal Your Way to Being a Better Artist!
Perfect practice makes perfect! Learn how sketching can save you time and improve your drawing skills. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Judy Lewis
When Judy Lewis lost her ability to play classical guitar, she needed something to fill the void—enter art. READ MORE »
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Once an Artist, Always an Artist
One Marine's quest for occupational bliss. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Greg Farrington
Pirates, buried treasure, warm, clear waters, pristine beaches, Greg Farrington... READ MORE »
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Taming the Unmotivation Monster!
How to stand your ground when the "unmotivation monster" knocks on your door. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Hleing Aye
A communications engineer from Myanmar with a knack for communicating through art! READ MORE »
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Which side is darker?
Get your free value indicator and start seeing those subtle value changes in your drawings—the changes that make all the difference! READ MORE »
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Painting with pencils: The Color Pencil Start-up Guide
Add a splash of color to your life and to your art with this versatile medium! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Bonnie Jenkins
Back surgery is serious business, but it was no match for Bonnie Jenkin's drive to draw. READ MORE »
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Turn Your Vacation Into An Art Lesson You Won't Forget!
Tips for traveling with your artwork your camera wishes you'd never heard. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Marc Sauvé
Making art on a computer is great, but for Marc Suavé, nothing beats a good ol' pencil. READ MORE »
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“His pencils were put to rest for the next 55 years!”
Some realize their passion for art at a young age. Others discover its joys later in life and wish they had explored art sooner. For artist Paul Dufault, it was a little bit of both. READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Bette Clark
Bette Clark's art saves lives—maybe you've seen it? READ MORE »
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Two words that can change the world
Do you approach every situation with an attitude that allows for open-minded, creative problem solving? Learn two words that will make you a more creative person. READ MORE »
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How To Be Creative At Any Age
Growing up doesn't mean getting boring! Learn how to rediscover the creative side you thought you'd lost. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Dustin Phelps
He's not a senior artist, but 19-year-old Dustin Phelps' art is well beyond his years. READ MORE »
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Turn Your Doodles Into Lasting Memories!
There's no use letting your sketches go to waste! Learn how to create priceless keepsakes while honing your art skills! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Dan Tilstra
If you can name it, Dan Tilstra has probably painted on it! READ MORE »
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The Gift That Gives Back
Making your art is only half the fun! READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Kelvin Chen
Kelvin Chen has discovered the secret to staying motivated! Here's a hint—you have to be hungry. READ MORE »
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Wait! My brain does what?
Your brain may be more powerful than you thought. READ MORE »
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10 Secrets of Creative Thinkers
Learn to unlock your creative potential and start thinking like an artist with these 10 simple secrets. READ MORE »
IN ARTIST SHOWCASES
Artist Showcase: Brenda Milstein
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Reunited with a childhood friend
Patience is a virtue, but can a dream really survive a lifetime of waiting? READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Michelle Morris
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Capturing Artwork that Captures Your Audience
If a picture is worth a thousand words, how much is a picture of your picture worth? READ MORE »
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Artist Showcase: Carol Marine
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3 Secrets that will change your artwork forever!
Light plays a crucial role in art. These three rules can make your artwork shine. READ MORE »