Bill Sawczuk here. I want to talk to you about a subject that is not as dear to many artist’s hearts as it should be… sketching. Sketching is one of the most important tools that an artist has in the pursuit of good work, and yet it seems to be […]
March is National Craft Month and to celebrate we thought it would be fun to try a new craft every day! We’ve compiled a list of ideas (with links) that offer an educational twist for a variety of age groups and skill levels.
Why create with our hands? Claire Waring says […]
Scores of visual artists, from sculptors to 3D game creators, use ZBrush, a revolutionary digital sculpting and painting program by Pixologic. With a user-friendly interface and powerful tools, artists can sketch and sculpt on their computer, without investing in expensive graphics cards. They can then send their creation to a 3D […]
Modern masters, such as Gordon Hanley of Australia, use metalpoint to create amazing drawings. Silver is the most popular metal used with a stylus, but Gordon uses 24ct gold wire on prepared paper.
If you are patient and precise, you might want to try your hand at this “old” technique that […]