5 Fun Christmas Arts and Crafts to Make With Your Family

Photo caption: Using vintage greeting cards in your holiday crafts adds a nostalgic touch. Image by ArtMew from Pixabay.

Few things go together as...

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5 Christmas Paintings That Capture the Spirit of the Season

Once upon a time, the story of Christmas wasn’t told through storybooks. Rather, artists like El Greco and Caravaggio, created Christmas...

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Cool Artsy Christmas Gifts for Artists

Photo caption: Protector of the Promise by Elli Milan. 

There’s one thing we can say for sure about buying Christmas gifts for...

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The Sketchbook Project: How to Get Motivated to Draw Everyday

Photo caption: Participating in The Sketchbook Project is an excellent way to encourage your daily sketchbook habit. Image by FerrF from Pixabay.

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Where to Find 100s of Free Images to Use in Your Paintings

Photo courtesy of the Milan Art Institute.

Successful artists are often only as good as their last painting. As such, most of the students in our...

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Becoming a Professional Artist: 5 Home Art Studio Ideas

Photo caption: Setting up an art studio in your home doesn’t require a lot of space. You can use half a room or even a corner. Image by...

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The Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Study Art History

Photo caption: As our society becomes increasingly mediated, the importance of art history cannot be overstated. Image by purple_confetti from...

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5 Tips for Pricing Your Art

Photo caption: Galleries are logical places to begin researching art prices in your local area. Image by Peter H from Pixabay.

Learning how to...

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Becoming a Professional Artist: An Interview With Zybrena Crawford Porter

Photo caption: Superheroes, like Wonder Woman, often end up in Zybrena Crawford Porter’s work. She’s inspired by their heroic origin...

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Elli Milan: How to Overcome Your Fear of Failure as an Artist

Photo caption: Elli Milan, owner of the Milan Art Institute, along with Dimitra Milan Dunn, Jake Milan and a group of students at MAI. Photo...

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