A Guide to Painting a Still Life like Matisse

A Guide to Painting a Still Life like Matisse Ian Sidaway and Angela Gair Jan 21, 2019 8:30 am In their comprehensive painting primer, How to Paint: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Watercolors, Acrylics, and Oils, artists Angela Gair and Ian Sidaway share step-by-step exercises to help beginner and aspiring painters learn painting techniques and hone […]


This Artist Uses Acrylic Paint To Transform Found Stones Into Animals That Fit Into the Palm of Your Hand   Akie Nakata believes each rock has a story to tell and she breathes life into each stone with her acrylic paints.She reveals, “Sometimes I paint while I talk to the stone as I hold it […]

What Do You Know About The Personal Lives Of Art Teachers, Or Any Teacher, For That Matter? … Did You Ever Wonder?

“Public School Teachers … An Inside Look”  This must-read ebook offers a different spin, as vs standard public school teacher writings. It gives an interesting glimpse into personal lives, in and out of the classroom. Beginning teachers may find some of this information particularly useful. There are three very good chapters in this ebook that cover lots of […]

Perception Art

“Perception” is an interesting concept … we all view the world differently but sometimes our brain doesn’t register what our eyes are seeing … This is not a hazard perception test               See the gallery of acrylic paintings

Acrylic Crafts

CRAFT VARIETIES … T-shirt Painting         Did you know that regular acrylic paint can be used on fabric?  Special fabric-paints are very expensive and there is no need for them … not when it comes to painting T-shirts. Regular acrylic paint will not fade or wash off your t-shirt when laundered … even after a year of wear […]