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Boats ATC - June 2013

The ATCs on each side were made by layering strips of magazine pages on a piece of cardstock and covering with an additional piece of cardstock which I cut out the shape of a boat.   29 more words


Art: The Always Sad, Depressed, and Evil Looking Man

Hi All,

I’ve been wanting to try out the woodburning kit that I got from my girlfriend for Christmas.

The kit consists of a heating pen, sandpaper, some wood blocks, and some water-paint. 22 more words

Pearls from artists* # 229

* an ongoing series of quotations – mostly from artists, to artists – that offers wisdom, inspiration, and advice for the sometimes lonely road we are on. 86 more words

An Artist's Life

How Ghosting Has Made Me A Better Man

Sean Swaby reflects on how ghosting has changed him.


Ghosting will make you a better person?

I admit it, I have been a ghost. 1,181 more words

Mental Health

Q: Do you consider your finished pastel works to be drawings or paintings?

A:  Among artists who work in pastel, these two words, ‘drawings’ and ‘paintings,’ have very specific meanings, somewhat unrelated to the usual distinctions made by art historians and others.  91 more words

An Artist's Life