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How to Paint on Glass Balls

How to Paint on Glass Balls

Painting glass balls is a wonderful craft idea that takes minimal effort. Using an acrylic-based glass paint is easiest and produces beautiful results on the glass. Make sure to read the instructions on the glass paint very carefully to see if the particular brand requires an over or undercoat to wo......[Read More]
4 Tips Before You Start Painting Your House

4 Tips Before You Start Painting Your House

Do you think just about anyone can paint a house or even just a room? Painting seems easy with just a brush or roller and a can of paint. But wait! Think of time and ... ......[Read More]
How to Draw a Cartoon Frog

How to Draw a Cartoon Frog

Frogs are loved by children and anyone else who finds them cute and whimsical. There are even folks who collect frogs as adults. Frogs are relatively simplistic animals to draw and it doesn't take much to make a cartoon frog look cute.......[Read More]
Tips on Cartooning

Tips on Cartooning

Cartoonists develop their own rules and break them for effect.Cartoon Eye image by hellotim from Fotolia.comCartooning is a graphic form of writing. Your drawing style doesn't need to be sophisticated, as the success of the comic strip "Dilbert" and the TV show "South Park" demonstrates..........[Read More]
How to Paint an Odd Shaped Room

How to Paint an Odd Shaped Room

Whether you live in an older home or a chic, modern apartment, chances are you have at least one room with odd angles or unusual walls. While these rooms tend to present some interesting decorating dilemmas, a little creativity is all you need to turn your awkward room into a useful, attractive spac......[Read More]
How to Paint Over Old Painting & Deal With Texture

How to Paint Over Old Painting & Deal With Texture

Art students on a budget may want to paint over an old canvas to save money. Repainting over acrylic paints is simple, however, painting over oil paints is typically not a good idea. The work may suffer for archival reasons, such as peeling paint or pigments that sink into the original painting. It ......[Read More]
Step-by-Step Anime

Step-by-Step Anime

Anime is a style of animation that became popular in Japan before coming to other countries. Some popular anime cartoons that aired in the United States are Pokemon, Speed Racer, and Sailor Moon. Anime characters are highly stylized, often with big eyes and feet, and small waists and hands. They usu......[Read More]
How to Make a Vintage Banner With Illustrator

How to Make a Vintage Banner With Illustrator

Vintage vector banners are beautiful and can be quite complex to look at. You can create vintage looking vector banners in Illustrator easily by using many smaller elements and piecing them together. By making a custom banner, you can include custom elements in your framing and design and you can al......[Read More]
World War 2 Memorabilia

World War 2 Memorabilia

A ton of individuals are dependent on gathering World War 2 memorabilia. One of the most excellent things that World War 2 left us is a wide assortment of antiquities that are worth gathering. This ... ......[Read More]
Finding Ways to Put Your Photos on Canvas

Finding Ways to Put Your Photos on Canvas

Capture hundreds of pictures from your digi cam but only one will be converted into masterpiece of art, it is true, and we can look for complete transformation of pictures with the help of canvas ... ......[Read More]
How to Paint Black Canvas

How to Paint Black Canvas

Working with a black canvas can add a new dimension to your painting. It might allow you to create bright vignettes, moody pieces and paintings created in one session. The black background gives the artist the opportunity leave large areas of the canvas unpainted. Few people would surmise that the p......[Read More]
Art Projects With Pastels

Art Projects With Pastels

Pastels are sticks of pure artist pigment. They are an ancient medium used by many renowned artists through the centuries like Chardin, Edgar Degas, Watteau, Copley, Delacroix and Millet. By letting students experiment with the media of pastels, you allow them to gain an appreciation for this type o......[Read More]
How to Make a Wristband

How to Make a Wristband

If you have ever gone to a theme park, you are probably familiar with the colored wristbands that they provide to prove you are a paying customer. But that type of wristband can come in handy in other aspects of everyday life, whether you are a teacher trying to keep track of students on a class tr......[Read More]
How Does Photo Emulsion Work?

How Does Photo Emulsion Work?

HistoryThe earliest known uses of silk screen printing were developed on the continent of Asia, and were not much different than the methods that are used by today's artists. The most commonly used style of silk screening, which involves the use of stencils, has stood the test of time,.........[Read More]
How to Customize Cupcake Boxes

How to Customize Cupcake Boxes

Cupcake boxes can be customized in many different ways and they are readily available in multiple or single sizes, which makes them perfect for cupcakes to go. Whether you are planning on customizing hundreds of individual boxes for a wedding or just decorating one box for a special school or church......[Read More]