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Inside the Hat Shop: A Demo in Watercolor

Inside the Hat Shop: A Demo in Watercolor

Follow Ron Stocke as he sets the focus and mood in a studio painting of a stylish...

The Top Award-Winning Drawings of 2020

The Top Award-Winning Drawings of 2020

Take a look at the exquisite work of the three winning artists of the 12th Strokes...

Debunking 3 Big Myths About Watercolor

Debunking 3 Big Myths About Watercolor

Let’s set the record straight by addressing common misconceptions and falsehoods...

Make Your Mark with These Brush Tip Markers: A Demo

Make Your Mark with These Brush Tip Markers: A Demo

Katy Lipscomb shares how she uses the Blick Studio Brush Markers to create flowing...

Mixed-Media Artists Share the Stories Behind Their Paintings

Mixed-Media Artists Share the Stories Behind Their Paintings

The best stories carry us along with just the right levels of detail, suspense,...

This Unique Portraiture Marries the Past With the Present

This Unique Portraiture Marries the Past With the Present

Laara Cassells’s acrylic portraiture prompts viewers to consider their relationship...

Narratives That Extend Beyond the Frame

Narratives That Extend Beyond the Frame

The composition of Zoey Frank’s oil paintings creates stories that outstretch the...

Art Bound Podcast, Ep. 6: Art in the Digital Age

Art Bound Podcast, Ep. 6: Art in the Digital Age

How can you leverage the power of social media and other digital platforms to take...

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11 Projects to Paint, Inspired by Matisse

11 Projects to Paint, Inspired by Matisse

Take a tip from Matisse and find inspiration for your next painting from the objects...

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11 Artists on the Sketchbooks and Materials That Keep Them Creative

11 Artists on the Sketchbooks and Materials That Keep Them...

11 artists open the pages of their sketchbooks and journals, with recommendations...

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Let’s Explore Vivid Violets: A Demo

Let’s Explore Vivid Violets: A Demo

Discover the rich possibilities that violets can add to your palette. By Michael...

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Woodcut Prints With a Sociopolitical Purpose

Woodcut Prints With a Sociopolitical Purpose

In his woodcut prints, Saad Ghosn decries injustice and exposes the pain of both...

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Challenge Yourself to Create a Series of Paintings

Challenge Yourself to Create a Series of Paintings

When explored in depth, the most run-of-the-mill subjects can provide inspiration...

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The Many Possibilities of Painting with Acrylic

The Many Possibilities of Painting with Acrylic

Experimenting with various acrylic mediums and paints on multiple surfaces can push...

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Take a Step Back and Let Your Subconscious Do the Drawing

Take a Step Back and Let Your Subconscious Do the Drawing

Instead of starting an art project by developing the concept, just start drawing...

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Art Bound Podcast, Ep. 5: Free Your Art | Experimenting with Medium and Meaning

Art Bound Podcast, Ep. 5: Free Your Art | Experimenting...

How do you let go of the assumptions of what makes something “Art” (with a capital...