Love for Anime
I LOVE anime! Sure enough as I was coming of age I grew out of cartoons. Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny, Yogi Bear, and company…
Ways to Save A Painting
Let’s face it; not every painting turns out the way we want it to. This is something every artist should learn to…
Passionately Drawing
Inspiration There are times when you're going about your usual day or night, and something comes up that inspires you…
Learning How to Sketch Well
If you are trying to learn how to sketch, it can be a challenging process, we are so used to seeing people who have…
Relation Between Advertisement And Photo Editing
Advertisement is an unavoidable part of marketing plan for a business. Growth of a business absolutely depends on proper…
How to Oil Paint
When you go out to paint, try to forget what objects you have in front of you; a tree, a house, a field or whatever.…
Visual Graphic Arts Articles (164)
Painting with Acrylics
This article introduces Acrylics Polymer to artists that may be exploring different mediums to express their art. Pointers are offered in a variety of interests concerning values of consistency and applications.
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jan 20, 2011  
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Tutorial: How to Draw Lady Gaga
So, you wanna learn how to draw people? Well, you've came to the right place. I have been drawing since the tender age of three. I'm not trying to bob my own apples here, but I'm not half bad. What we are going to illustrate, step by step, is how…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Feb 24, 2011  
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Cricut Personal Electronic Cutter - the Future Of Home Crafts
The Cricut Personal Electronic Cutter truly is the evolution of home crafting. If you are into doing your own craft work at home - be it making your own greeting cards, creating novel decorative designs, building scrapbooks or even decorating cakes, Cricut has come out with a range of products…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Mar 17, 2011  
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How I Became A Visual Effects Artist
I remember the first day I moved to Southern California, new life new beginning and new everything to me. I didn’t have any family or friends out here, it was just me, a hundred bucks and two luggage full of clothes. I took a cab to the Art Institute located…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Apr 07, 2011  
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How to Wake the Sleeping Genius
Well, that would be YOU! That's right. I mean "you". There is a creative giant, a genius lurking inside you that is just wacky to get out. Do you have any good ideas about how you're going to wake up that sleepy genius and jump start a flow of creative…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Apr 27, 2011  
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Collecting Vintage Posters
Vintage posters were once throw away advertising, shop display, or propaganda items. Originally they were produced in great numbers and simply discarded after they had served their purpose. These days however many have come to be regarded as works of art in their own right. Many have become highly collectable…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   May 09, 2011  
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Unique Clipping Path Services
A clipping path is a vector path used for unraveling objects from their coating. It allows the objects to be placed on a new background. Unique clipping path services like Photoshop masking, masked pictures, background photo removal, knockout mask, image cut-out and other art-work services are undertaken for marketing, promotional…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jun 15, 2011  
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Recognizing A Great Graphic Specialist for Photoshop Clipping Path
Have you tried the social media that has become a platform to getting more work online? Many graphic designers are up there tweeting their skills on social networking. When it comes to sending some samples, a few designs do come up that have Photoshop clipping path work. Some of the…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jun 18, 2011  
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When In Doubt, Draw it Out
There can be times when, for whatever reason, an Artist may want to draw, but just can't seem to sit down and do it. There are many reasons for this, but I don't want to run off on a tangent, so I'll speak for myself. Often two things give me…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jun 25, 2011  
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Love for Anime
I LOVE anime! Sure enough as I was coming of age I grew out of cartoons. Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny, Yogi Bear, and company just were not interesting anymore. Then it all happened for me between the ages of 13-14. Everyone in town loved the way I could draw…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jun 26, 2011  
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Drawing Out the Story
When you love to do something, there is just not enough time in the day or night to enjoy doing it. As I have been busy working on animation projects and constructing my websites, I find myself overjoyed! I think to myself, now if only this were my one and…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jun 26, 2011  
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Drawing Upon Success
For the past few months I've been working on 2 small projects for a client. As a Freelance Artist finding steady work can be stressful, especially when life hits you with the unexpected such as, the car breaks down or you get sick. As I have been freelancing for the…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 01, 2011  
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Drawing, Where to Start?
Many people may not have the talent to draw things that imitate life believably. Some people may be able to draw decent renditions of objects or things in nature, yet they cannot draw people well. Some people, even though they cannot draw well, will still draw. Other people who cannot…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 06, 2011  
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Turning Trash Into Treasure
One day while driving through my neighborhood I saw an old, dilapidated shoji screen laying next to the curb. Someone had left it on the curb for bulky pickup. For those of you who don't know what a shoji screen is, it's a japanese partition. It has three panels held…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 06, 2011  
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Wooden Christmas Lawn Decorations
As an artist and a woodworker, one thing I enjoy doing is making wooden Christmas lawn decorations. I'm sure you've seen them in your neighborhoods. The plywood cutouts of cartoon characters, painted, and lit up in the owner's yard. Even if you don't have artistic talent it's still possible to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 06, 2011  
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Visually Enhancing Your Home With Framed Art
In the fourteen years that I've been picture framing, I've framed some pretty interesting items. One item that sticks out in my memory is a motorcycle panel. The owner of that panel races motorcyles. On one particular race, this racer crashed his bike. The only thing left from his bike…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 11, 2011  
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Framing Valuable Artwork
When framing artwork there are several things to consider. For example, on original paintings glass is never used. Paintings need to "breathe". Also, if the glass should shatter, the shards could damage the painting, When framing limited edition prints or any artwork considered valuable, use only acid-free materials. Only acid-free…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 12, 2011  
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Value Of the Arts
From drawing, photography, sculpture, painting, architecture, music, literature, film, and in other areas[dancing, acting, singing, martial arts, etc] of our lives art plays a vital and indirect role. This often goes unnoticed to us. I was made aware of this fact as I studied art in college. I was proud…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 18, 2011  
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Passionately Drawing
Inspiration There are times when you're going about your usual day or night, and something comes up that inspires you to draw. It can be anything; something you see, a feeling that you get, a dream or nightmare, being around certain people, a place, atmosphere, etc. I got this feeling…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 18, 2011  
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How to Learn to Draw Manga Art
The word "Manga" has been well known all over the globe. Outside the Japan country, the word "Manga" has been used and referred to as comic book which is originally published in Japan. Manga comic books have been so popular that it influences local comics on some countries. In America…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 18, 2011  
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Drawing Upon Your Style
As an Artist no matter how you got your start in drawing and proceeded forward to find the medium that suits you, it is ideal to find your own way of working that is unique to you. That is your style. It identifies you. When people see the work of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 21, 2011  
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Draw to Express Yourself
In anything we do in life, there will be critics. Destructive Critics will tear things down or always see the negative. Constructive Critics are the people who give you the benefit of the doubt and assertively evaluate things so as to say; fix this, that, this, and it will be…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 22, 2011  
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Drawing Storyboards
Storyboards are an important building block in the film making process. They help you tangibly sort out your ideas. As I have been freelancing now, I meet many untrained creative people who have great ideas, but really don't know how to make full use of those ideas. Mostly they have…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 26, 2011  
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Creating the Animatic
Once you have your Storyboards all set, the next step is to create the Animatic. An Animatic is a rough draft version of what your final film will look like. The Animatic does not have to have everything fleshed out. The primary purpose for the Animatic in animation is to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 26, 2011  
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Throwing Light On Dynamic Photoshop Drop Shadow!
A picture has more meaning when it has depth. Even a simple shadow has the ability to bring another dimension to the picture. The shadow can be created from any source of light. It can be shallow or reflective or deep throated! It provides unique visual interaction and the eyes…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Jul 27, 2011  
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Creating the Film
Now that you've carefully planned ahead, in doing the storyboard to animatic, it's time to start making the film. Most often once the animatic is done, it is used to complete the final film. Finalizing the Film With 2D Animation, often Animators will spend a considerable amount of time animating…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Aug 08, 2011  
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Graphic Design
Journey In my journey to become an Animator, I was advised to learn Graphic Design when I first entered college at Harding University. There was no animation program there. Their reason being that there are few jobs offered in it, especially in that geographical area of America. Graphic Design covers…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Aug 09, 2011  
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Make a video with music
You can easily learn how to make a video with music using any video editing software. Before showing you the steps how to do so, let us first learn some theories about audio used in videos. Let me share to you two kinds of sound that can be used in…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Aug 25, 2011  
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Being An Artist
As I reflect back upon growing up, I never thought that I would grow up to become an Artist. I always thought that I would follow in the typical footsteps of the average person, get a normal 9 to 5 job, and still be living in the small, rural area…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Aug 25, 2011  
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Would You Like To Know Where To Buy Chamilia Beads?
Chamilia was founded in 2002 but when first launched it only had a few gold and silver pieces. Gradually Murano glass and colored stones were added to the collection of necklaces, bracelets and earrings and there is now over six hundred pieces in the collection consisting of Swarovski Elements, Siena,…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Visual Graphic Arts   Aug 26, 2011  
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You love to draw, right? If you want to draw people realistically and are finding some tips regarding…
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Elegance possesses its own consciousness. A wonderful picture could effortlessly be actually represented.…
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