Visual Arts : Society & Culture & Entertainment
The success of Amedeo Modigliani is shown in the popularity of handmade painting and print reproductions that many thousands of art lovers buy and order every year, meaning his art lives on in many homes and offices around the world. This article uncovers the secrets behind his success and discusses
Why do some paintings attract people to them, while others keep the viewers walking past them? In many cases it is the lack of interest created by the artist's failing to understand how to make the focal point engaging enough. There are four things on which every artist needs to concentrate to
If you are fond of paintings then you must have seen many saying €wow€ to various paintings or art works. You must have seen many people discussing about the phrase i.e. abstract art. So, what ...
It is an astonishing fact that if you had been born in Europe during the 16th century, the size of your known world would have doubled. Just imagine: within your lifetime you would have had twice your horizons to explore, to exploit, to explain. The great voyages of discovery, driven by maritime pro
Drawing with the help of color pencils appeals to many artists. Drawing with color pencils is very easy as you are very comfortable to do the right angles, and if you want to include some sort of text in your drawing it is not possible with the painting brush. Although not all types of drawing quali
One of the more frequently asked questions from beginners in oil painting is: How do I get Started? To get started in oil painting is relatively easy. There are some basic supplies that you will need
Calligraphy can be mastered by anyone. Like all other skills this is an excellent skill to master, it is also very easy to learn calligraphy. Calligraphy is a skill that many people feel envious of. It makes invitations, menu's and posters look extremely elegant and beautiful.
In the era of mass production, the only way to escape the global crowd of similarly looking items is to have your things personalized. One of the most popular techniques used today is the water ...
Nobody can think about a life without art and culture. Actually art is an extension of man's imagination. It can be expressed in forms of sculptures and paintings. Each painting shows how the world is visible in the eyes of the painter. There is no doubt that landscape paintings and other types
Creating Reborn Dolls, is a very addictive absorbing hobby, where you can bring vinyl doll pieces to life. I would like to share some valuable information with you and show you some different Reborns. You may like to know how I first became interested in reborning, and you also may pick up some very
Australia has a rich and diverse indigenous history that too often gets ignored, mainly due to a lack of exposure. Luckily, there are now an increasing number of ways in which you can experience and ...
Buying canvas wall art from an art gallery or your neighborhood art store is fun but can cost you more than buying art from an online art store. It is enjoyable to hop from one art gallery to another in search of the perfect painting for your living room or bedroom, but it also takes a lot of fuel t
Most people associate the use of printed banners as a means of advertising events, companies or businesses. This is because they are positioned in numerous places around the community including shopping centres, along roadsides or hanging from bridges displaying a consortium of publicity needs. A re
From way back in ancient times the garden has been a focal point for most houses. Whether it was the king, the noble man, the courtiers or a commoner everyone took a special pride in their garden. Som
We humans are suckers for babies - of any kind. No matter how fearsome a species they will develop into as adults - Polar bear or Grizzly, Leopard or Lion - they beguile us by their cute curiosity as babies...