Paisley 5, Mehndi for the Inspired Artist
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

4 Traditional Henna Designs

Mehndi for the Inspired Artist teaches you to create modern and traditional mehndi designs and incorporate them into DIY art projects. Practice your technique with these 4 henna designs. When it comes to creating henna Read More

Succulent Complete, Kawaii Doodle Class
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

How to Draw a Kawaii Succulent

The Japanese word "kawaii" translates to cute, which is exactly what this succulent is! Follow the simple step-by-step instructions from Kawaii Doodle Class to draw your own adorable succulent. 1.Draw an incomplete Read More

paint markers finished, Creative Marker Art and Beyond
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Mirroring Marker Art

Creative Marker Art and Beyond shows you how to transform everyday objects into interesting pieces of art. Follow the steps below to turn a simple mirror into marker art! Drawing directly on a mirror using a limited color palette Read More

Flower 1, Expressive Flower Painting
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Creative Warm-Up: Two Handed Speed Drawings with Music

Expressive Flower Painting shows us how painting with a burst of musical energy can get our creativity moving!  Try this creative warm-up using two handed speed drawings with music. Thirty-second drawing “Nothing great was ever achieved Read More

bike 1, 20 Ways to Draw A Bike
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

How Many Ways Can You Draw a Bike?

Think of your favorite mode of transportation.  Now, can you think of 20 ways to draw it? 20 Ways to Draw A Bike inspires us to illustrate all kinds of transportation methods including the bicycle. 20 Ways to Draw a Bike and 44 Other Read More

Portrait collage, Handmade Collage
Mixed Media
Mixed Media

10 Must-Have Materials for Collaging

Want to start collaging but not sure how to? Handmade Collage gives you tips, tricks, and inspiration, including this list of the 10 must-have materials for collaging. It’s important to work with tools and materials that you feel Read More

Vanishing point, Drawing Perspective Methods for Artists
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

How to Master the Vanishing Point

Have you ever wondered how to create dimension on a flat piece of paper?  Learn how to master a vanishing point with Drawing Perspective Methods for Artists. When looking at railroad tracks, it seems the tracks meet in the distance. Read More

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Family Crafts
Family Crafts

What’s Your Scratch Style?

Click here to see our full Scratch & Create series. Available for preorder now! Don't miss our EtchArt series for kids! Click here to preorder. Powered by Read More

Woven book, Adventures in Bookbinding
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Make Your Own Woven Mini Book

Combine the art of weaving and bookbinding with easy-to-follow DIY steps from Adventures in Bookbinding. These beautiful woven books are perfect for storing memories and keepsakes for years to come. These woven mini book covers were Read More

City model, Pencil Art Workshop
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Photorealistic Drawing: Finding the Essence of a Form

It can be difficult to capture a moving subject in your drawings. Try finding the essence of a form with these tips from Pencil Art Workshop. A fleeting subject—such as a moving person or animal— requires capturing an image quickly. Read More

Basic Techniques, Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

8 Basic Watercolor Techniques

Getting started with watercolor painting? Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor shows you eight techniques to create gorgeous watercolor art. Flat Wash Prop up watercolor paper on a support board, and dip your brush in a puddle of paint. Read More

Bullrider, Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

The Importance of Doodling

Learn the importance of doodling from American's greats! In Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School we see how artists like Norman Rockwell and Ben Stahl began their iconic pieces with a doodle. Norman Rockwell Sketch Pencil on Read More