Chinese paper was made of mulberry bark and chopped hemp rags. The mixture was spread smooth and flattened to form irregularly shaped sheets
Abner Peeler, of Webster City, IA, invented the airbrush in 1878. Imagine, over 130 years ago! Abner, a professional inventor who tinkered with things such as screw machines, bicycles and typewriters, developed this painting tool—originally called a “paint distributor”—specifically for photographic retouching.
Airbrush Action Magazine BREAKING NEWS! Art Sensation STEPHEN GIBSON Unveils Class Project for CREATING KILLER SKULLS at the DALLAS AIRBRUSH GETAWAY!! https://www.airbrushaction.com/getaway-workshop DON’T MISS this incredible opportunity to learn from STEVE GIBSON, one of the WORLD’S BEST custom artists, at the DALLAS AIRBRUSH GETAWAY, FEB 23-27 at the Radisson Fossil Creek.
We invite artists to create functional and decorative bowls – ceramic, glass, metal, wood – for an acquisition fundraiser to purchase Lori Merhige’s sculpture, Effluence – shown below – for the permanent collection of Beacon 3D
Each month on ARTtalk.com you’ll find information that deals with a variety of subjects such as artist/art history, current events and art world news, competitions and opportunities, and museum/gallery exhibitions.
Each month on ARTtalk.com you’ll find informative information that deals with a variety of subjects such as artist/art history, current events and art world news, competitions and opportunities, and museum/gallery exhibitions.
Genre painting is the art of painting subjects (usually people) in the activities of everyday life. These paintings were most often done in a realistic style and by artists who are well recognized for their work.
Acrylic paints offer so many positive attributes: fast drying time, water cleanup, huge color selections right from the tube, multiple surface preparations, brushes and other tools to work with, wild creativity, plus a modern history that includes space-age polymer elements. What more could you ask?