Selecting a color palette can be a daunting prospect. Whether you’re picking two or ten hues for your next painting, digital design, or decor scheme, it can be challenging to both narrow down your choices and select colors you feel are appropriate for your project. But like many things in the creative field, the more you practice—and the more you learn—the more intuitive color selection will become.
Watercolor painting has long been a favorite medium of expression for enthusiasts and professional artists alike.
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Stanley Kubrick once said that his adaptation of Stephen King’s novel, The Shining, would be the “scariest horror movie of all time.” And although it was met with mixed reviews when it was first released in 1980, today many people believe The Shining to be a true horror masterpiece. Recently, the Overlook Hotel blog (run by director Lee Unkrich)
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If you’re a Vincent van Gogh enthusiast, you’ve probably heard of the Van Gogh Museum, an institution that houses the...
If you live in New York City, you’ll be happy to know that your library card can now get you into some of the city’s most celebrated museums—for free. Thanks to Culture Pass, a new initiative launched by three New York City libraries, residents can enjoy 33 of its most popular cultural institutions without purchasing tickets. So, how does it work?
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Hand embroidery is a famously easy craft to try.
Today, more and more art institutions are sharing their permanent collections online. Intended to increase visibility and promote accessibility, digitization projects are a great way for museums and libraries to attract modern audiences. For years, many organizations have offered images of their objects at no cost to users. More recently, however, the digitization trend has culminated in an even wider selection of free online materials, from downloadable art history books to virtual exhibitions.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art has increased its digital presence over the last few years.