Here is a great trick you can test out when trying to save a synthetic bristle brush that has become misshapen!
How to mix the perfect green for landscape painting in acrylic paints. Basic colour theory for colour mixing whilst painting with acrylics. Courtesy of http://www.willkempartschool.com (A GREAT artist resource!)
This video demonstrates just how easy it is to use your existing figures to make molds that can then be cut and reconfigured into a truly unique character. Learning to make your own molds without the worry and without the expense. You can make more unique molds with 1 pound of ComposiMold than with 30 […]
Gel transfers are a great way to create translucent images that can be incorporated into your artwork as a collage element. Once you get the basic concept down, you can go off in all sorts of directions with these transfers.
Ceracolors is water-soluble beeswax-based paint for professional artists providing a wide range of painting techniques from acrylic and goauche-like layers to thin watercolor-like washes. They are fast-drying colors suitable for all supports used for encaustic painting, yet they do not require any special tools and heated instruments. Use any brush suitable for water-based paint. Once […]
Fluid Acrylics are highly intense, permanent acrylic colors with a consistency similar to heavy cream. Produced with only lightfast pigment, not dyes, they offer very strong colors with a fluid consistency. No fillers or extenders are added and the pigment load is comparable to GOLDEN Heavy Body Acrylics. Fluid Acrylics contain a very high pigment […]
In an effort to help us all make art every day, we would like to share with you a new series on the blog: How To Tuesdays. Each week we will be sharing videos, tutorials and general art making information so you can expand your knowledge base in the vast world of art supplies. Let’s […]
At this time of year, we get very busy in the shop helping folks find unique artist tools and one of a kind gifts but we didn’t want to leave you out! Here is a photo round-up of this week’s highlights- All items available in store at ARTiculations!
Swoon-worthy Ballpoint Pen Collection that will inspire you to write in style 1. Midori Brass Bullet Ballpoint Pen This unique ballpoint pen from Midori is made from brass, and is a Japanese reinterpretation of a classic American writing instrument. Each pen has black ink inside a wooden casing and features a solid metal clip and […]
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