You don’t have to go far to see a stunning natural phenomenon—just watch the sunset each day! With clear skies and a good view, you can witness awe-inspiring color just as the bright star dips beneath the horizon. And it never gets old. No matter how many times you’ve watched the sunset, it’s still sure to make you stop in your tracks and marvel at its intense beauty.
There is perhaps no other author as synonymous with English literature as William Shakespeare.
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.
For any fiber art—whether you’re knitting, embroidering, or crocheting—patterns are important. They provide critical directions and precise structure for your projects.
Looking for a timeless craft? Knitting is a pastime that anyone can learn and enjoy, no matter their age.
On January 1, 2019, there was even more to celebrate than the start of a new year. This day saw many published works enter the US public domain for the first time. Literature, music, movies, and more that were created in 1923 are now available for anyone to republish and use in other projects—without asking permission or paying the previous rights holders.
If you want to get better at drawing, there’s a simple way to do so. Just start drawing!
The possibilities of embroidery are seemingly endless.
Earlier this year, 20 million irreplaceable artifacts housed by Brazil’s National Museum were lost in a fire. As the museum did not have a platform for viewing most of these works digitally, many people feared that their memory would be lost forever. However, thanks to a two-year-old project spearheaded by Google, a lucky selection of these priceless pieces will live a second life online.
When stuck in a rut, many artists look to their libraries for inspiration.
Looking for Artistic Inspiration? This Book is Full of Illustration Ideas from 50 of the Best Illustrators
When in need of illustration ideas, many budding artists turn to the masters.