• DRAWING on WOOD?! - Mystery Art Supplies Paletteful Pack
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    DRAWING on WOOD?! – Mystery Art Supplies Paletteful Pack

    alright y'all what do you say we open another pallet full box I didn't expect to do another one but you know what let's do it we're just gonna do it let's see what we've got in this month oh my gosh it's been so long since I've used these so excited you guys we have pasta pins this is probably the second box that seems to be curated just for me I haven't been using my pasta pins a lot so oh my gosh I'm so excited to use these guys again pasta pins and you guys have actually been requesting that I get back into pasta pins cuz…

  • Tutorial : Exploring ARTISAN water mixable oils
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    Tutorial : Exploring ARTISAN water mixable oils

    hi there today we're going to talk about Windsor and Newton artisan water mixable paints they're designed to look and behave like traditional oil paint but have been chemically modified to be thinned and cleaned with water as opposed to solvents although they do contain linseed oil they accept water and are great for artists who share a workspace or who have a sensitivity to solvents you can use them in a variety of ways just as you would you can see the flow of the paint increasing with the addition of water as with mixing too much solvent into a classic oil paint don't add too much water that…

  • Portrait painting | tutorial for beginners.
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    Portrait painting | tutorial for beginners.

    so and the first thing which I make before painting is a quick drawing a sketch on canvas the size of my canvas is 55 x 55 centimeters which is about 22 x 22 inches you can start working on the drawing without the charcoal or a graphite pencil if you don't have enough experience with charcoal I recommend using an HB pencil or beam but I don't take a very soft pencil because soft pencils can make the surface of the canvas a little dirty and then graphite can also mix with the pins and now when we have set up the proportions you can draw the details a…

  • Use art to turn the world inside out | JR
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    Use art to turn the world inside out | JR

    Translator: Dita BytyciReviewer: Helena Bedalli Dy javë më parë isha në studion time në Paris, ra telefoni dhe njëra më tha, "Hej, JR, ke fituar çmimin TED 2011. Duhet të bësh një dëshirë për të shpëtuar botën." U hutova. Unë nuk mund ta shpëtoj botën, askush nuk mundet. Bota është e prishur fare. Kemi diktatorë që udhëheqin botën, popullata tek rritet me miliona, nuk ka më peshq në det, Poli i Veriut po shkrihet, dhe siç ka thënë fituesi i fundit i Çmimit TED, të gjithë jemi duke u shëndoshur. (Të qeshura) Përveç ndoshta francezëve. Sidoqoftë. Kështu i telefonova prape dhe i thashë: "Shiko, Amy, thuaju atyre në TED që…

  • Mary Little artist talk
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    Mary Little artist talk

    this show came about with not knowing at the time necessarily how much furniture we were gonna be able to show of Marius earlier career and so we were thrilled to get to include a piece of the earlier work in this show but since moving to Los Angeles and you're probably talking about this she's shifted gears to really focus on cloth and on fabric strictly and in terms of the wall work that you're looking at she did create the piece that's in the window for this show which was a tremendous piece well I just want to say it's really phenomenal to get the opportunity to show…

  • Acrylic Portrait Painting
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    Acrylic Portrait Painting

    in this video we'll take a look at creating a portrait sketch with acrylics now this is a fairly small painting I'm working on 10 inch by 8 inch stretched canvas I've already lightly sketched out the contours of the subject using a medium grade graphite pencil I'll begin by establishing the darker locations within the picture plane I'm using a mixture of phthalo green and pyro red and just a bit of Payne's gray to make the value a bit darker I want these colors to have a little bit of a green tendency to them this will contrast a bit more with the warmer and redder skin tones…

  • Spellbinders Artisan X-plorer Machine
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    Spellbinders Artisan X-plorer Machine

    hi everyone Kim and Stacy here to introduce to you the new artisan Explorer the artisan Explorer is a multi-purpose high pressure roller press machine it exerts a lot of pressure different than the ground caliber the grain caliber is a large-format machine where the artisan Explorer is a smaller machine targeted to high pressure it is four and a quarter inches wide and it exerts an extreme amount of pressure it is very sleek and compact in its design it actually feels like leather on the top doesn't it camera and what's really cool is actually when you look at the side of the machine you can see the…

  • Photoshop Tutorial: How to Quickly Create Awesome, Photographic, Double-Exposure Portraits
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    Photoshop Tutorial: How to Quickly Create Awesome, Photographic, Double-Exposure Portraits

    hi this is Marty from Blue Lightning TV I'm going to show you how to quickly create a stunning photographic double exposure portrait open a photo of someone you'd like to use for this project if you want to crop your photo open your rectangular marquee tool and drag it over your subject go to image and crop to deselect it press ctrl or command D to fit your photo back onto your canvas press ctrl or command 0 next we'll create a selection around your subject in order to separate it from its background there are many ways to do this and I cover them in many of my…