To most artists, airbrush maintenance basically means keeping the airbrush clean so that paint flow is uninterrupted. But another aspect of maintaining the airbrush deals with proper handling and care to prevent damaging the components of this highly sensitive tool.
Today I am enlisting the help of one of my littlest fans to create a shirt with his favorite game character on it. Next time you are airbrushing for fun, grab one of your kids or nephews, nieces, grandkids, etc. Kids love to help and watch people airbrush.
Gouache was originally the name of a painting technique using an opaque watercolor. Gouache is made of the same materials as transparent watercolor with the addition of precipitated chalk, which makes it opaque.
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The Last Days of Disco
Two Manhattan books editors, fresh out of college, try to find themselves while frequenting the local disco.
Comedic drama. 1997. USA. 113 min. Rated R. Directed by Whit Stillman. Starring Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have a book club! Page Views will deepen engagement with works on view by pairing exhibitions with a companion text. Together, we’ll celebrate art history, literature, and the thrill of lively discussion among friends new and old.
This program introduces children ages 4 to 12 and their accompanying adults to folk art through interactive discussion-based tours in the galleries followed by hands-on artmaking activities inspired by objects in the museum.
One of the most significant precursors to what would become San Francisco’s 1960s counterculture was the cross-disciplinary artistic and literary movement known as the Beat Generation, which blossomed from the mid-1950s.