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Malala Yousafzai

 National Portrait Gallery • London Jonathan Yeo This week we visit London for an extraordinary exhibition and tour of the National Portrait Gallery. I found it incredible to be in a museum devoted exclusively to the portrait. The portait of Malala Yousafzai by Jonathan Yeo is a wonderful tribute to this brave and determined advocate […]

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Maps – Portraits

Maps Portraits by Artist – Ed Fairburn INTRO VIDEO with Jackie  WATCH THE DEMO – Ed Fairburn – shows and tells his process ; MAPS – THE CONCEPT llustrator Ed Fairburn’s Maps series turns road and subway maps into interesting canvases for his ink and pencil portraits. The artist utilizes the multicolored, patterned surface of […]

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Matt Sesow – 31 Days

  PAINTINGS A DAY Matt Sesow’s 31 Days in July  SESOW VIDEO • Matt explains what he painted during January 2009   Matt is a full-time painter… living and painting in Washington, DC. Painting and on the web since 1994. Sesow produces an uncommon and somewhat obsessive number of paintings from Washington, DC. From an artquotes.com interview […]

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Hang Pictures #2 | hanging pictures

 Wall Decorating Ideas Precise Rules for Hanging Pictures It’s not uncommon to see people who have a lot of art who don’t know how to hang it. Yes, the Wall Art is beautiful, but the way it’s hung takes away from both the art and its surroundings. So here’s a few simple rules. Follow them, and […]

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Color: Northern Lights

Northern Lights   Spectacular Norway • Aurora Borealis March 21, 2012—Multicolored curtains of light fill the skies over northern Norway in a new time-lapse video made from aurora images taken this month. Filmmakers Claus and Anneliese Possberg used about 600 frames to create the video. (Music by Justin Durban, www.justindurban.com) © 2012; Video produced by Dr. Claus & […]

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Time Lapse Photography

 Photography   Time Lapse Photography • “The Life of Flowers”  by VOROBYOFF PRODUCTION Each Flower Is Filmed For Two Days And Photos Collated Within 7 Minutes To Get This Effect. Thanks to subscriber Gail Foote for sharing this video. Video – How to create Time Lapse Photography Here’s a perfect video…Watch how it’s done technically.  Just […]

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Holi Festival – India

Holi Festival – India The Festival of Color    Friday, 9 March 2012 – can last up to 16 Days  One of the major festivals of India, the Holi Festival is celebrated with enthusiasm and gaiety on the full moon day in the month of Phalgun which is the month of March as per the […]

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[Artist Kyle Lambert] Beyonce

Beyoncé  Artist: Kyle Lambert iPad Painting Brushes App for the iPad This iPad finger painting of Beyoncé was my first serious attempt at painting with an iPad. It took 8 hours to complete in June 2010, only weeks after I purchased my first iPad. It was painted in the Brushes iPad app and exported as […]

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[Artists] Mindy Lighthipe Watercolor

How to Paint White Flowers ‘A Dirty Little Trick’  Botanical Watercolor Artist…Mindy Lighthipe Guest Post by Mindy Lighthipe White flowers are always a huge challenge for botanical artists. I find that many artists use grey and the flowers look muddy. I took a class with artist Margaret Saul on painting white flowers and she recommended […]

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[New Products] Sports • Tennis • Golf

New Sports Items from the Studio Golf and Tennis Art for The Table [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZmvLVN-7OOQ?hl=en&fs=1] Palm Springs – Then   Golf History in Palm Springs Located in downtown Palm Springs, O’Donnell is the oldest course in the Coachella Valley. O’ Donnell Golf Club was built by Thomas A. O’Donnell, an oilman who came to Palm […]

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Lotus Bud – Coasters – Tile Art

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“Lotus Bud” painting by artist Jackie Jacobson is transformed into beautiful ceramic tile coasters. Lotus have made their way to the tile art coasters. Waterlilies are the perfect subject for a Jackie Jacobson painting. Lotus Bud, has been added to Tile Art coasters for home or office. “I love hanging out at water gardens. This […]

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Waterlily Yellow – Coasters – Tile Art

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“Waterlily Yellow” painting by artist Jackie Jacobson is transformed into beautiful ceramic tile coasters. Waterlilies have made their way to the tile art coasters. Waterlilies are the perfect subject for a Jackie Jacobson painting. Waterlily Yellow, has been added to Tile Art coasters for home or office. “I love hanging out at waterlily gardens. One […]

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Seashells Gold – Coasters – Tile Art

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“Seashells Gold” painting by artist Jackie Jacobson is transformed into beautiful ceramic tile coasters. The much requested seashells have made their way to the tile art coasters. Seashells are the perfect subject for a Jackie Jacobson painting. Seashells Gold, the irst in the series of seashell paintings, has been added to Tile Art coasters for […]

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Tile Mural – Bird of Paradise II

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Tile Mural – BOP II – Tile Art painting by California artist Jackie Jacobson transformed into a beautiful ceramic tile mural. The first Bird of Paradise flower painting in the tropical group, was inspired by the rich colors of the flower. Tropical flowers add color and excitement to any room. Tile Art has become a […]

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Video – Tile Murals

Title: Tile Murals to Street Fair   Time: 5:23 min RETURN TO THE STREET FAIR It‘s that time of year.   The vacation is over, and it’s time to return to the street fair. This year is exciting. I did a little more than play this summer. We’ve created a whole new group of Tile Art. […]

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