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Easy Paint Your Own Pottery Ideas – Spots and Dots Designs

Teapots, mugs, plates covered in spots and dots are extremely stylish and popular at the moment. Emma Bridgewater has her Polka Dot design and visit any household section of department stores you will see lots of spotty and dotty pottery designs. But did you know there are several very simple ways suitable for all ages and abilities to of paint your own pottery with a dotty or spotty design.

What Art Easel Is Best for Your Style of Painting?

If you are a beginning artist, you may have found it confusing deciding on the right art easel to use for your painting style and work space. Following is a summary of what to look for to help you make the best choice.

How to Commission a Horse Portrait From an Equine Artist

Would you like a beautifully painted portrait of your favourite horse to hang on your wall? Here are some tips on commissioning a horse portrait from an equine artist.

How to Use Color to Create Atmosphere in a Painting

Atmosphere is the general tone of a piece of art, it can evoke an emotion when viewing the different changes in the weather. An example of weather change which changes the atmosphere would be, Rain; Snow; Mist; Fog; Clouds etc.

The Secret Investment World of Art

Over the last 150 years, Art as an investment, has out-performed bonds, and has produced returns essentially the same as the S & P 500; about 10% compounded annually. The best performing segments of the art market over the last 50 years have been Impressionism & Modern Art. Today’s investor’s see art like they might see gold- a tangible, hard asset that can perform well in inflationary conditions and can hedge against currency risks. So, why are portfolio experts not talking about art?

The Three Best Affordable Acrylic Paint Any Level Artist Can Use To Create Beautiful Paintings

If you are searching for the best inexpensive acrylic paint that works just as well as the acrylic paint used by professional artists, I encourage you to try the three that I mentioned in this article. There are several others out there but I have found these three acrylic to work well for me. To find out which three inexpensive acrylic paints works wells for any level artist read the full article here.

Edgar Degas Paintings

Edgar Degas was a stylish artist who sits somewhere between realism and impressionism but it was probably his choice of content as much as his style which helped to make him so popular. This article looks in the reasons for why Edgar Degas paintings are so popular currently, with reproductions of the best to be found right across the world in the homes of his biggest fans.

Collecting Art – A Matter of Perspective

Collecting fine art is all a matter of personal perspective. What appeals to one individual might not necessarily appeal to another. However, there are two prevailing schools of thought when collecting fine art: the first is, you should learn to buy what you love; the second is, you should learn to love what you buy.

How to Paint With Acrylics

Well first of all you are going to have to pick the right kinds of materials such as brushes, paints, stretched canvas etc. Decide what to paint.

The History of Delftware

Delft Pottery is famous for its iconic blue and white pottery and antique delftware has been manufactured since the 16th century. The pottery was given its moniker because of the city where it had been crafted, the city of Delft in the Netherlands.

Art as Flaws or Mistakes in Nature and Design – Philosophical Dialogue

Many devout religious people believe that God created the heavens and the earth, and he made everything perfect. Well, guess what? I don’t want to live in a perfect world where every tree of the same species is exactly the same, were every blade of grass goes exactly straight up, or where every human, bird, and insect of each species is exactly the same.

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