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Suitable Surfaces for Acrylic Painting. A five part series. (Part Four)

Part 4Glass and Stone

Acrylic paint is one of the most versatile mediums available on the art market today.

One of its popular sort after uses is painting on glass. 869 more words

Art Painting

Decorative Painting and Heart of Ohio Tole Convention (HOOT)

The Creative Arts Lifestyle team just returned from the Heart of Ohio Tole Convention, held at the Columbus Convention center.

Man.. WHAT A BLAST!

Attending trade shows are a great way to surround yourself with like minded people, but it’s even better when those folks are your friends and customers.   188 more words

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Fun with Fetes and Fairs

Winter is approaching its final weeks here in Melbourne Australia, and what a miserably cold and wet season we encountered this year.

As the days get longer, we are reminded of the warmer weather that lies ahead. 147 more words

Art Painting

Adventures in Trompe l’oeil, Part II by Sybil Johnson

Adventures in Trompe l’oeil, Part II

by Sybil Johnson

Here I am again, reporting on my trompe l’oeil adventure. It’s been a couple weeks and I’ve made some progress though not as much as I’d like. 390 more words

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Suitable Surfaces for Acrylic Painting. A five part series. (Part Three)

Part 3 – Wood and Metal

Wood surfaces such as oak, birch, mahogany or pine can provide your artwork with an interesting background with very little effort. 575 more words

Art Painting

Adventures in Trompe l’oeil, Part I

Today on the Self-Rescue Princess, I’m having a guest blogger introduce you to the art of  in Trompe l’oeil.

by Sybil Johnson

The next book in my Aurora Anderson Mystery Series, A PALETTE FOR MURDER, features a trompe l’oeil (pronounced “Tromp Loy”) class. 552 more words

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