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by Sookie
6 months ago
Artist Easel Brush Clip - Awesome Way to Keep your Art supplies clean and handy!

If you use an artist's easel, whether a stand-alone one or a desk top version, keeping track of your brushes can be difficult especially if you work outdoors.  Yes many of the easels come with drawers but while you are in the middle of a painting, especially if...

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by Julio Castro
6 months ago
Make an Unforgettable Birthday Party for Your Child

You can make your child's party a memorable one without breaking the bank. It may require a little effort but if it is worth it, specially if you are considering getting into the party planning business. Alternatively, you could pay a party planner and be involved when needed to select the elements for the party, of course be prepared to pay for that option.

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by Sookie
8 months ago
How to Display ACEO Art Cards - Perfect Way to Collect Artist Trading Cards

ACEO are original cards created by artists.  It actually stands for “Art Cards Editions and Originals” They are 2.5 x 3.5 inches in size (standard sized for trading cards including sports cards).  They are an affordable way to collect different artists’ work from around the world.  You can...

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by Sookie
10 months ago
Recycled Sweaters Make Great Purses - How to Upcycle a Sweater into a Great Bag

I love to recycle and I try to reuse and repurpose as many of my crafts and supplies as I can.  But one day when I was in the thrift store I came across an old style wool sweater that had seen better days.  Although I would never wear...

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by Fran5050
11 months ago
You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966-1970 - Exhibition at London's V&A Museum

You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966-1970 examines key themes of the 1960s such as environmentalism, consumerism, multiculturalism, communality and neoliberalist politics. Exhibition shows how these themes continue to impact on our lives today. //

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by Sookie
11 months ago
How to Make a Book Safe or a Secret Book Box

Having a place to hide special things is important.  You can get a proper safe at the bank but sometimes you just want a place to hide some extra cash or other things you might need quickly without having to wait for the bank to open or paying the fees.  Things you just don’t want to leave out.

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by Sookie
1 year ago
Grandmas Brag Book - How to Make a Brag Book to House all Your Special Moments!

You can purchase little photo albums, and they are nice enough for showing off your pictures, but wouldn’t it be cool to have something a little more personal?  If you love to do scrapbooking or arts and crafts in general, you can make your very own baby brag book...

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by Sookie
1 year ago
Altered Books - How to Make an Art Journal from Recycled Books

If you love to get creative whether drawing, painting, scrapbooking or more, then it can be nice to try some new ideas out in an art journal. You can purchase these art journals in craft stores or online but it can be really fun to recycle books into...

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by Sookie
1 year ago
How to Alter a Photo - Distressed Ink Altered Photos for Arts and Crafts

Have you ever gone into a flea market or antique shop and seen bins of vintage photos?  Basically black and white photographs that most likely sat on someone’s mantelpiece years ago and over time have simply been forgotten by the families?  It used to be quite an expensive...

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by Yindee
1 year ago
Up cycle Trash into Gorgeous Gift boxes and Picture Frames

Make photo frames out of plastic lids to up cycle your trash and preserve special memories. Pack gifts into old cereal boxes, decorated with magazine pictures. Add a home made gift tag.

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by Fran5050
1 year ago
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Missoni Art Colour at Fashion and Textile Museum

London's Fashion and Textile Museum presents an exciting exhibition entitled Missoni Art Colour.  //

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by Fran5050
1 year ago
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Winifred Knights Exhibition at Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery presents an exhibition exploring the work of British artist Winifred Knights.

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by Sookie
1 year ago
Framing for Art Show - How to Frame Artwork for an Exhibition on a Budget

If you create art for sale and use a canvas you don’t really need to worry about framing.  Some people like to frame a canvas, but really it is self framing. But if you create pieces using watercolor, charcoal, pencil or even acrylic on paper, then you need...

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by DanMu
1 year ago
5 Absurd Paintings Which Sold for Millions

In this article you will discover 5 absurd painting which were bought for millions.

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by Sookie
1 year ago
Art Supplies for Watercolor - Basic Art Supplies for Beginners - Find The Budding Artist in You on the Cheap

Art is a great way to express yourself, to escape a stressful day, and to daydream.  If you have been thinking about picking up a paint brush but have put it down because of the expense to get started on this new venture or hobby, maybe you can rethink...

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by Sookie
1 year ago
How to Create an Art Studio in a Small Space at Home

I love arts and crafts and trying new things, but after a couple of moves that also included downsizing, I lost my studio space.  In my old space I took over half the basement where the large windows were and with all the natural light and I filled all...

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by Sookie
1 year ago
How to Flatten a Water Color Painting - Two Ways That Work Well

I find there is nothing more relaxing then disappearing into art, and especially water color painting.  But the one annoyance I do have is that the paper can tend to get what they call “cockles” or a bit wavy.  This doesn’t mean you did something wrong, it happens even...

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by Fran5050
1 year ago
Tate Modern and Tate Britain - Fabulous Exhibitions in 2016

Tate Modern and Tate Britain have outstanding exhibitions, both ticketed and free, planned for 2016. Works by Frank Auerbach, Mark Rothko, Susan Philipsz and Abraham Cruzvillegas are sure to attract large audiences.

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by Grace Madeline Moser
1 year ago
Best Printers for an Artist's Budget - High Quality and Good Price

It's exciting being an aspiring artist and dreaming of creating an online business. You've practiced for years and perhaps taken a few art classes. And now you're ready to make it a career, or at least a side hustle for the time being. Many artists have inspirations that...

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by Sookie
1 year ago
Organizing a Craft Room in a Bedroom - You Can Still Have that Zen Feel

Maybe you are just starting out with a craft hobby or business, or maybe you have decided to downsize your home and are looking for a way to fit everything in smoothly, whatever the reason, you need to get a bit creative. I personally had to figure out...

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