A sparrow hopping through the shrubbery or a cardinal fluttering through the treetops makes a picturesque subject to capture through pencil. Many artists, both professionals and amateurs, delight in drawing these active creatures. By studying basic shapes of birds, examining the details of plummage
Ribbons have many uses in decorative drawings. They can be bows on a little girl's hair, streamers on a merry-go-round, finishing touches for a bouquet or even a decorative border around a picture. Ribbons are easy to draw, needing only a steady hand to add elegance to your artistic efforts.
Air spray guns are most commonly used to paint car parts and surfaces and are a favorite choice for putting decals on automobiles. Using an air spray gun involves proper knowledge of both the type of paint fluid you are using, as well as properly setting the air spray gun nozzle setting, pressure se
On May 24th, 2010, Paul Gray, the bassist for the nu-metal band Slipknot, was found dead in a hotel room in Urbandale, Iowa. He was 38 years old. Gray, one of the founding members of Slipknot, was also known by the nickname #2, thanks to the boiler suit he wore on stage that displayed this number on
Michaels was launched in the 20th century, 80 in Texas. About 1000 stores were found in the world, especially in America and Canada. I think that means its scale is becoming bigger and bigger. In ...
Angel Zárraga (1886-1946) was a Mexican oil painter famous for his murals, portraits and nudes. During his lifetime, his art was shown successfully in Mexico and Europe, and today his work continues to be popular among art collectors.
Photography is a passionate business and more than just works its enjoyment. Different kinds of photography services are available for various occasions. One can hire photographer for their events and for making any event a ...
Slanted and vaulted ceilings are a beautiful look in a house and add size and dimension to a room. The height of some ceilings may be daunting when the time comes for painting, however. A key issue in painting a slanted ceiling will be the hazards of painting while standing on a ladder. There are
If you apply a coat of paint directly to a bare plastic tub, the finish will rapidly peel away. To avoid this type of finish failure, improve the tub's adhesive qualities by roughening it through abrasion. By scouring the plastic with sandpaper, you'll create a rougher surface much better suited for
Silk painting is a form of art that originated in India and Eastern Asia and has stood the test of time. Silk paintings date back to 200 CE in India, where wax resist and Batik techniques are traced. As the tradition spread through Eastern Asia, Japan honed methods of silk cultivation and adapted it
The Scream remains my favourite Edvard Munch painting and this goarticle outlines it's qualities in full and also looks generally at Edvard Munch himself. Munch was an expressionist who used great amounts of colour to ...
From the jagged coastline of the outer banks to the diverse topography, the unusual outline of the borders of North Carolina's 2,000 square miles offers an artist a challenge to map. When drawing the state's map, its largest cities, lakes and Interstate roads should also be included, as well as lak
Suki, Katara and Toph from Avatar: The Last Airbender cosplay at New York Comic-Con / New York Anime Festival 2010, New York City, NY