Learn How to Paint Art for Personal Enjoyment

What Is Hue – What Does It Mean In Color Theory?

April 15, 2012

What Is Hue – What does it mean to the artist?  The word Hue is a term used in the art world to define the family of a color. …. For example, if ‘Robin’s Egg Blue’ is the color we want to suggest, we might also say that Robin’s egg blue is a blue ‘Hue’ […]

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Canvas Paintings

April 9, 2012

The history of Canvas Paintings goes back hundreds of years! Have you ever wondered where and how folks started to make canvas paintings? It’s a long story, and art historians have recorded it well, but it all started in Venice Italy. Since canvas is made out of fabric, canvas was first used to make the […]

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Learning To Paint Is Fun No Matter What Your Age

March 3, 2012

Learning To Paint at any age! Have you always wanted to paint beautiful oil paintings or acrylic painting but thought to yourself that you’re too old, too untalented, too busy or any of a million other excuses?  You are not too old. You are not untalented.  You can make the time to learn to paint.  It’s […]

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7 Tips On Buying Oil Painting Supplies

January 25, 2012

Getting Started with Oil Painting Supplies Painting is a relaxing hobby that many people pursue. However to pursue oil painting, there are various oil painting supplies you need to first buy. As oil painting materials are rather expensive, and there are so many types of supplies to choose from, here are some tips on buying […]

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Working With A Limited Palette of Colors

July 31, 2011

Why work with a limited palette of colors? Whether you are painting with acrylic paint, painting with oil paints or watercolors, limiting your palette of colors means you make a conscious decision to use only a few colors on your palette at one time. There are several reasons why artists choose to do this. Traditionally […]

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Learn About Painting Art

July 29, 2011

Learn About Painting Art and Become the Artist you dream about! For those who dream to one day leave a legacy of creative works for the next generation, there must be innate personal qualities developed to drive that dream.  Sure we can all have dreams about painting art as a weekend hobbyist. Painting is a fantastic […]

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5 Sure Ways To Hone Your Painting Craft

July 29, 2011

Are you a painter who wants to hone your skills? All painters want to do it, but sometimes achieving that goal can be easier said than done. The good news is that regardless of the stage your painting is at, or if your media is acrylic or oil or watercolor,  you can take some specific […]

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Learn to Paint – How to Paint Art

June 16, 2011

Learn to paint AND become an art teacher if you want to take it a step further We believe learning how to paint art is the most rewarding hobby on earth. Perhaps we are somewhat biased! Second to that, is teaching how to paint art to others… is a close second runner up! Now, with […]

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