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How Rejection Will Make You a Better Artist

Your assignment: Face rejection 10 times, for a start that is. You’re likely thinking that sounds rather unpleasant, but we’re serious. Searchartdirectory magazine has found a common thread running through most artists’ stories—they …

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How To Show Your Work at Art Fairs Like a Pro

Outdoor art fairs are an ideal way to get your work in front of a new audience, meet with other artists and sell your creations. Never participated in an art fair before? Have some …

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How to Paint Water with Acrylics, Watercolor & Oil

Watercolor painting is the process of painting with pigments that are mixed with water. Of all the painting processes, watercolor painting is known for its inherent delicacy and subtlety because watercolor …

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Tips For Painting Fast,Loose and Bold

When you are starting out, it is not uncommon for your brushwork to be very tight and overly refined. This leads to an unnatural looking painting. When you watch the …

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7 Cool Ways Technology Has Affected Artist Recognition & Sales

In the past, artists and art collectors tended to find each other by happenstance. Most artists only gained true fame years, sometimes decades after their death. Collectors had to fight …

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How to Design an Art Gallery Ambience

In a perfect world, gallery curators could allow the art to speak for itself. Unfortunately, many people have been predisposed to see art galleries as stuffy and boring. You know …

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What they didn’t tell you about studying high school Art

This article aims to provide a clear, unbiased view of what studying a Art at high school is like. It complements our Art Careers resources and aims to help you …

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The 16 most important steps you can take to ace high school Art

People often think that high-achieving Art or Design students are blessed with a gift: bestowed with a creative talent since birth. You might be surprised to learn that those who …

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Things You Don’t Want to Forget When Drawing Heads and Faces

Learning how to draw faces and heads is among the most challenging tasks for any artist. Even small errors are immediately noticeable. To draw a convincing human head, you need …

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How Real Magic Gets On Canvas

Acrylic Paint Brushes, Layers & More Get You to the Sweet Spot Neighborhood scenes have been the main focus of Nina Davidowitz’s artwork for nearly 15 years. “I’m fascinated with …

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