A post shared by Cindy Lane (@cindylaneart) on Nov 10, 2017 at 5:25am PST Watercolor painting can seem like alchemy, and few artists showcase a mastery of the art better than Cindy Lane. Through mesmerizing videos, the Australian creative hypnotizes millions of people with her gorgeous painting process videos. Her work-in-progress showcases the carefree fluidity of the medium.
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With an online collection that features everything from prints to patents, the British Library is at the forefront of today's...
Embroidery is a humble craft that only takes a few inexpensive supplies to get started. It's great news for anyone interested in beginning their own embroidery practice. But once you’ve got your hoop and a rainbow-colored selection of floss, now comes the eternal question: what do you want to sew? You can make up your own images, of course, but many newbies and advanced stitchers alike enjoy completing embroidery patterns created by other people.
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With the help of volunteer collectors, The Great 78 Project partnered with Internet Archive to release over 78,000 digitized 78...
Practice is a vital part of perfecting your drawing skills. Learning the basics and repeating them over and over again is the only way to improve. For proof, just check out what a few years of drawing practice can do. It’s truly incredible the progress that you can make by dedicating time to this pursuit. Those who do have gone from scrawling simple figure sketches to fully-rendered portraits in seemingly no time.
There are many choices you can make when you begin to learn how to paint.
We've written about a lot of library digitization projects, but one of the more interesting collections to bring their books to...
Everyone can benefit from coloring. While the activity is often viewed as one for children, adults can find solace in the quiet practice of coloring inside of the lines. Once you’ve found the best colored pencils, there’s a seemingly endless supply of adult coloring books. And even if you completed all of your available coloring supply, cultural institutions are making sure that you’ll never run out of interesting things to illuminate with different hues.
Crashing ocean waves and scenic visual landscapes make seascapes an irresistible subject for many photographers.
Great literature endures throughout the years, with younger generations finding new ways to appreciate the words and stories.