alphabet, Type Form & Function
Design
Design

What The Font?

Typography doesn't have to just be words on a page. What can you create using typography? Get inspired with Type Form & Function! Food packaging as typography assembled in the Type Pantry. Samir Zahran, U.S.A. Type can be rendered Read More

playful flowers 6
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Painting Playful Flowers

Spring is officially here! Celebrate the occasion by painting some playful flowers from Painting for the Soul. Today was a happy day—the first rays of the sun tickled me awake early this morning, and the smile has not Read More

the-whole-thing, Urban Sketching Handbook
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Documentary Sketching

Running out of inspiration? Try to step away from using landscapes as your inspiration and look to what's happening in the world around you. Urban Sketching Handbook: Reportage and Documentary Drawing shows you different ways sketches can Read More

Studio by Sally Coulthard
Design
Design

Studio – Creative Spaces for Creative People

Working from home can either go one or two ways: you are either super organised and have a clean desk with a chair, filing trays and perhaps a pot plant or two OR you fall into the camp of those who are desperately trying to carve a small Read More

Hard edged cloud, Beginning Watercolor
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Painting Watercolor Clouds

Drawing inspiration from the sky? Master the art of painting clouds in watercolor with this tutorial from Beginning Watercolor. Mastering The Sky Watercolors are arguably better suited to painting skies than any other landscape feature. Read More

embroidery, Customize Your Knitting
Fiber
Fiber

Adding Embroidery to a Knitted Sweater

Want to add a little pizzazz to your newly knitted sweater? Customize Your Knitting shows you an easy way to add some embroidery embellishments. Embroidering on a knitted sweater is similar to embroidering on woven fabrics, but you Read More

fingerprint-fairies, Fingerprint Princesses and Fairies
Family Crafts
Family Crafts

How to Make a Fingerprint Fairy with Stardust

Did you know that you can create hundreds of characters with just your fingerprint? Fingerprint Princesses and Fairies provides inspiration for tons of amazing characters. It’s easy! All you need is an ink pad and some markers. Here's a fun Read More

Butterfly_lots_of_dots_quarto_creates
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

What is Dot Art?

You can create beautiful art that starts with just a dot! This gorgeous art form might look easy, but it takes a lot of patience. You can use colored pencils, watercolor paints, markers, or gel pens to create your dotted masterpiece. Learn Read More

Echo Flower, Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

Warm and Cool Echo Flowers

Are you looking for a fun art project to do with your kids?  Let their imagination leave a mark with Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids. The book includes creative ways to use Sharpie, like this echo flower project using warm and cool Read More

granny_square_cell_phone_case_quarto_creates
Fiber
Fiber

Granny Square Cell Phone Case

Keeping track of your headphones, charger, and phone is easy with this granny square cell phone minder! 10 Granny Squares 30 Bags shows you how to make it. Always misplacing your cell phone charger or earphones? This handy little Read More

garment, Sketch and Go: 5-Minute Fashion Illustration
Design
Design

Sketching Seams, Notches, Darts, and Stitching

Clothing is the first statement you'll make when entering a room.  The construction of the garment tells a story, so it's important to get it right when sketching it. Sketch and Go: 5-Minute Fashion Illustration shows you how to master the Read More