Getting into Juried Art Shows

Five Tips for Getting into Juried Art Shows By: Karen Leland | February 13, 2009 In this simulated jury slide presentation from a theoretical show (above), Titian (Tiziano Vecellio, c. 1485–1576) might have presented his work in this order. Portrait of Francesco Maria della Rovere would have been a good… Continue reading

March Newsletter Events

Dots ‘N Doodles Newsletter Events Update Art Supplies Advice new website for artists Check out his great new site. If you are searching to join an art community where questions can be answered, information found or great sources and feedback on art materials and stores check out Art Supplies Advice… Continue reading

Newsletter Dots ‘N Doodles March 2016

Newsletter- Saturday April 9th (ARTWALK) Newsletter Dots ‘N Doodles News Update March 2016 Out For The Day   Dots ‘N Doodles will be closed on Friday, April 1st Due to a medical appointment…sorry for the inconvenience. . Sign Up Now: Ward Jene Stroud – watercolor artist Saturday, April 9th 1:00… Continue reading

Brusho Watercoloring

BRUSHO Here’s a new and exciting way to paint with the product, Brusho. For another demonstration go to: http://jillgoodell.blogspot.com/. Correction: In the video I state that Brusho is an ink., which is incorrect. In fact, it is pigment and crystals..   Brusho Crystal Color is a unique, transparent, highly pigmented… Continue reading

Stencil Tips

Andy Skinner Stencil Tips Stencil tips: in this video, Andy Skinner introduces his line of stencil designs and demonstrates many ways to use them for your mixed media and art journaling projects. He covers topics such as: mono printing, masking, misting, and bumping to add depth and shading to your… Continue reading

Ban on Cadmium

Ban on Cadmium

Ban on Cadmium Pigments Could Change Art Forever Henri Matisse, The Red Studio (1911) Photo via: Arts Everyday Living Ban on Cadmium Pigments Could Change Art Forever. Artists’ palettes might be about to change forever. A proposed Europe-wide ban on cadmium pigments found in acrylic, oil, and watercolor paints could… Continue reading

DIY Lamp

DIY Lamp

  How To Make An Epic DIY Lamp From Cheap Action Figures from Boredpanda: http://www.boredpanda.com/diy-toy-lamp-avengers-disney/ How To Make An Epic DIY Lamp From Cheap Action Figures After you got that Green Lantern last Christmas, you thought your superhero lamp collection was complete. But you were wrong. Like a real Human… Continue reading