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How to Make Painted Letters Glossy

How to Make Painted Letters Glossy

Adding gloss to painted letters will give them eye-catching appeal by making them shine in most lighting. Creating glossy letters is a simple project that can be done in two ways: you can painti your letters with paint to which you have added gloss medium or you can go over previously painted letter......[Read More]
Carousel Horses History

Carousel Horses History

Carousels have a rich history that combines recreation, design and entertainment to create the beautiful amusement park rides people of all ages appreciate today.......[Read More]
Nora: The Last Chronicle of Devildom Volume 2

Nora: The Last Chronicle of Devildom Volume 2

Read a review of Nora: The Last Chronicle of Devildom Volume 2, a shonen manga series by Kazunari Kakei from Shonen Jump Advanced Manga / VIZ Media. Now that Kazuma has gotten used to the idea of having Nora the demon / hellhound around, it's becoming clear that this straight-A student might ha......[Read More]
How to Refinish a Winchester 950 .22 Semi-Automatic

How to Refinish a Winchester 950 .22 Semi-Automatic

The Winchester 950 .22 Semi-Automatic is a .22-caliber rifle. Like most rifles, the Winchester has a wooden stock, consisting of a forestock and rear butt. If you would like to finish these portions of your Winchester rifle, you will need to employ particular preparation strategies, or you will end ......[Read More]
How to Paint Portraits

How to Paint Portraits

Painting a portrait could be a daunting task for an unskilled, amateur artist. With this artistic cheat, however, people will believe you were trained by a master. Using a digital camera, paper and pencil to transfer your subject to canvas allows you to paint within a guide. You could also discern p......[Read More]
Fullmetal Alchemist News Flash - 6/24/06

Fullmetal Alchemist News Flash - 6/24/06

Are you a Fullmetal Alchemist fan? Then this little scoop is for you. In addition to FUNimation's recent announcement of a new line of FMA video games, the English dub of the FMA movie is on its way too. Get the details here.......[Read More]
How to Draw a Vampire Man

How to Draw a Vampire Man

According to "The Fantasy Art Bible," fantasy art mixes drawing from observation with drawing from imagination. If you want to draw a vampire man, you must do this in your drawings. The more you understand how to morph the fantasy features such as fangs with the man's realistic human characteristics......[Read More]
How to Dispose of Unopened Gallons of Latex Paint

How to Dispose of Unopened Gallons of Latex Paint

Latex paint isn't considered a hazardous waste in most areas, and many hazardous waste collections won't accept latex paints manufactured after 1989. Latex paints manufactured before 1989 may contain mercury or lead and are considered hazardous materials. Trash collectors won't take wet paint, even ......[Read More]
How to Make Raindrops in a Painting

How to Make Raindrops in a Painting

Painters utilize a variety of techniques to create effects in their artwork. Raindrops can be difficult to pull off because of their translucent nature. But it is that very nature that gives you the key clue to creating realistic-looking rain drops: water reflects what is around it. The following ti......[Read More]
Dragonball Characters - Vegeta

Dragonball Characters - Vegeta

Vegeta or sometimes referred to as Prince Vegeta is a fictional character in the Dragonball series. Vegeta is originally a Saiyan warrior and under the command of an inter planetary warlord named Frieza. Vegeta was born on planet Vegeta where he was an offspring of King Vegeta, however an agreement ......[Read More]
2009 Kawaii-Kon – Gordon Rider and Jon J. Murakami

2009 Kawaii-Kon – Gordon Rider and Jon J. Murakami

Jon J. Murakami and Gordon Chan as Gordon Rider cosplay at Kawaii-Kon 2009. See photos of highlights from 2009 Kawaii-Kon at Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, including the crowds of fans, creative cosplay, special guests and events.......[Read More]
How to Paint After Caulking

How to Paint After Caulking

If you've used the appropriate type of caulk, you don't need to take any special measures before beginning the painting process. Unfortunately, many amateur do-it-yourselfers use the wrong type of caulk to seal cracks and gaps. Because acrylic caulk is paintable, it is well-suited for surfaces that ......[Read More]
How to Draw Flies

How to Draw Flies

Artists use flies in a drawing for a number of reasons. An artist portraying a dirty kitchen creates some action in the scene with the addition of flies buzzing around the fruit. A cartoonist commenting on the unsavory nature of a political candidate can sprinkle some flies in above the character'......[Read More]
How to Draw a Piece of Bread

How to Draw a Piece of Bread

Bread is a common subject of still-life art and has been drawn by artists around the world. Bread loaves are commonly sliced into distinctly shaped pieces that resemble a square with a widened or puffed top. You can learn to draw a piece of bread in a few simple steps.......[Read More]
2008 Readers Poll: Best New Shonen Manga

2008 Readers Poll: Best New Shonen Manga

We asked About.com Manga readers to choose their favorite new shonen (boys') manga series for 2008. See the top 10 nominees, including Fairy Tail, 07-Ghost, Slam Dunk and the see the readers' choice winner for the best new shonen manga of 2008.......[Read More]