Looking for a timeless craft? Knitting is a pastime that anyone can learn and enjoy, no matter their age. With some basic materials and a little instruction, even knitting novices can create their own scarf. (And a lot of handmade gifts!) The craft is seen as relaxing and even meditative, so it’s no wonder why many people are hooked after completing just one project.
On January 1, 2019, there was even more to celebrate than the start of a new year.
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. But among all of the things that are fit to stitch, flowers remain an ever-popular subject. They have taken on different styles throughout the centuries, but their legacy endures. Flowers have a long place in art history; one of their best-known forms is in decorative motifs.
Earlier this year, 20 million irreplaceable artifacts housed by Brazil’s National Museum were lost in a fire.
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. While this tried-and-true technique is sure to inspire, sifting through the never-ending work of countless creatives can be overwhelming. In order to streamline this process, art experts Steven Heller and Gail Anderson have crafted The Illustration Idea Book, a resource that colorfully compiles “50 of the most inspiring approaches used by masters of the field from across the world.
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Last year, we introduced you to the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s online collection of free art books, online publications, and journals which are available to view and download for free. Since then, the Met has continued adding to its virtual library, now boasting close to 1,700 available titles, including 569 full-text art catalogs.
When it comes to creating art, the types of supplies you use are important.
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