Are you a painter using acrylic on canvas? Are you struggling to get the effects you desire while you use acrylics? If yes, this guide will help you know some great acrylic painting techniques. Acrylic is easy to use and majority of the painters like to use it. It is affordable. It offer vibrant colors … Continue reading Acrylic Painting Techniques to Know
Pop art speaks to a larger audience because it is modern and carries ordinary life symbols. Pop art originated in 1950s and was considered good for recreation of the wealthy. Pop art works show objects such as cans, burgers, and even wrappers of candies as symbols. Many scenes from ordinary day life are used to … Continue reading 4 Characteristics of Pop Art Paintings to Know
Salvador Dali has inspired hundreds of artists and art lovers. He was an icon of innovation and creativity. He was a pioneer in surrealism and the reality he created through unique symbols spoke of human condition in many subtle ways. Salvador Dali had an interesting life and knowing more about it will make you a … Continue reading Do you know Dali enough?
Portrait art is evolving at great pace and has survived the test of time among other art styles. Portraits in the older times were painted of royalties, nobles and the elite class. In the modern times, everybody may have a portrait done by an artist. Great artists are working creatively towards making significant people eternal … Continue reading Contemporary Portrait Artists make People Eternal
Wearable art is more popular because it adds value to elegance. It could be a piece of handmade jewelry or clothing. Artists express their appreciation of life through art on clothing and accessories. It is a popular way of expressing aspirations. Suzi Nassif has launched her new collection of colorful kimonos in Dubai. Majority of … Continue reading New Wearable Art is Talk of the Town
In simple terms contemporary art can be described as modern that is being created currently by artists. Portrait art could be acrylic on canvas that portrays something maybe an image of someone or a popular person. Portraiture is a very old art form that dates back to the ancient Egyptian empire where it was widespread. … Continue reading 5 Common Features in Contemporary Portrait Art
Acrylics have been famous for bright colors, finishing and the wide range of blend it can give an artist. Famous oil paintings have had acrylics incorporated in them. For a first time artist, acrylics come highly recommended. It offers very good consistency as well as texture. Acrylics can be used straight from the tube or … Continue reading Acrylic is best for your first painting
Artists are generally considered free thinkers. We seem to assume that they follow no rules other than their instincts when it comes to creating. However, as much as this is true, it is not always so. The truth is, even the best of artists need to follow a few guidelines to create worthy masterpieces. While … Continue reading 5 Habits of Dedicated Artists
In the last few years, UAE has seen great success in its cultural scene with Dubai being a leading city in art exhibitions.It comes as no surprise as its rich Arab culture when relayed in art is enough to draw in crowds. The open migration policy in the region has also played a large part … Continue reading Why Dubai Art Exhibitions are Great?
Frida Kahlo de Rivera who was originally named Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo Calderon was born in Mexico on the 6th of July 1907. She was one of Mexico’s leading painters best known for creating amazing self-portraits. Most of her works depicted themes such as identity, the human body and death. At some point she was … Continue reading Frida Kahlo and Suzi Nassif