There are some types of art that feel impossible to do, and portrait drawing is certainly one of them. The subject matter requires you to consider a lot of factors, from facial expressions to anatomical proportions. Plus, everything has to work together to capture a person's likeness. If you’ve always wanted to draw your favorite people (or your self-portrait), get a crash course in it with the help of illustrator Melissa de Nobrega.
When it comes to gift-giving, dads are notoriously tricky to shop for.
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It’s always a good time to learn something new. And the best part? You don’t need to leave the comfort of your home to hone your skills. My Modern Met Academy makes it easier than ever with our on-demand online art classes. Give them a try when you take advantage of our Memorial Day Sale.
You’re a savvy internet shopper because you read the reviews.
When it comes to buying things on the internet, reviews are a big help.
Parents can be a challenge to shop for, and moms are no expectation. What do you get for the woman who has given you everything? It’s said that experiences bring greater joy than things, which is the perfect excuse to get your mom started with online learning. Through My Modern Met Academy, our e-learning platform, you can give your mom the gift of knowledge through drawing, painting, crafts, and photography.
If you’re a pet parent, chances are that you have a lot of photos of your furry friend.
Artist Megan Elizabeth is captivated by nature’s fleeting moments.
When you learn to draw, you create a wealth of possibilities for how to express the world around you. From still lifes to portraiture to the details of your neighborhood, having the right foundation for sketching will offer you a lifetime of art-making. You can start learning at any age; it’s never too late to put pencil to paper.
Illustrator Sara Barnes has found a unique medium to bring her illustrations to life—thread.
Combining multiple media into a single work of art opens up limitless creative possibilities.