What Is Narrative Art & How Does It Draw the Viewer In?

Photo caption: Caravaggio’s painting The Cardsharps offers an excellent example of narrative painting. It’s up to the viewer to decide...

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3 Tips for Creating Painting Sources from Dreams

Photo caption: When you get painting ideas from your dreams, you’ll create mesmerizing canvases filled with flora and fauna, skyscapes and...

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Drawing & Painting Inspiration: How to Powerfully Paint your Dreams

Photo caption: Artist Dimitra Milan exemplifies the idea expressed by Vincent Van Gogh, “I dream my painting and I paint my dream,” in...

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Becoming a Professional Artist: How to Create a Series

Photo caption: Creating a series of paintings is one way to ensure that you have repeat sales from collectors. Photo courtesy of the Milan Art...

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Becoming a Professional Artist: 11 Tips for Getting Your Art Into Galleries

Photo caption: Learning how to get your art into galleries is one of the key components of becoming a professional artist. Photo courtesy of the...

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Art Tutorials for Students: How to Make a Paint Palette

Photo caption: This step-by-step art tutorial for beginners teaches you how to make a painter’s palette. Photo courtesy of the Milan Art...

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Art Resources: A Quick Guide to Artists’ Brushes

Photo caption: Artists rely on their brushes to create their masterworks. If you’re not sure which brushes to choose, you may want to go...

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Art School Confidential: How to Pay for Art School

Photo caption: For many aspiring artists, art school is the key to becoming professional artists. Image by photosforyou from Pixabay. 

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Art History: Why Giotto Was the First Real Artist

Photo caption: Giotto’s The Nativity in the Lower Church was filled with emotion and expression, something that was not previously seen in...

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3 Reasons Why Goal-Setting Is Important to Pro Artists

Photo caption: Achieving your goals requires planning, but it’s worth the time it takes to do it. Goal-setters often achieve more. Image by...

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