I’m a little bit of an artist. I usually draw but I’d like to learn to paint better. Anyway, I can’t decide what type of painting I want to learn though. I like watercolors but I also like acrylics and oil paints. I recently decided to try out a set of acrylic paints by Lasten and I… Read More Review Of Lasten 12 Color Acrylic Paint Set And Painting A Sunflower
Most people enjoy the delightful fun of wax museums, but some feel uncomfortable around the uncanny, life-like creations. Wax museums (also known as waxworks) feature collections of wax sculptures that portray famous historical figures and celebrities. Some places even have a “Chamber of Horrors” gallery showing some of the most horrible criminals known to man.… Read More The Creepy Story Behind Madame Tussauds: Truth Or Fiction?
My boyfriend wanted me to draw a robin in the snow. He wanted it to be black and white except for the robin’s chest. So I decided to film myself drawing it. I’ve never filmed myself drawing before and I think next time I need to place the camera higher. But overall I think the… Read More Quick Sketch Of An American Robin
No one has ever accused me of being good at naming my art. So I’m just calling this “Surreal Lake”. My friend Adrian and I went to Glenwood Park (in Princeton, WV) a while back. He has a really good eye for photography and noticed the water behind this patch of grass had the reflection… Read More Surreal Lake
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GIMP Zombie Tutorial So first things first, take a picture of yourself (or a friend) being evil and menacing. Look at this picture of me. Terrifying, I know. The original photo was a little too dark so I just made it a little brighter by playing with the “brightness and contrast” settings under “colors”. Step… Read More GIMP Zombie Tutorial: How To Turn Yourself Into A Zombie
If you’re running a blog or website you need to know where to get amazing stock images. Of course, there are always the paid sites like Shutterstock. But paying for stock images might not be the best option for you, especially if you’re just starting out. And it doesn’t help that many of the paid… Read More Royalty Free Stock Images: Sites You Should Know