How to Do Mixed Media Art

One of the best things about mixed media art is that the possibilities are endless in terms of materials you can use. You can create a collage by forming a background and adding as many layers as you want, combine pencil and watercolor to create a unique image, or add embellishments to photographs using a […]

How to Appreciate Abstract Art

Understanding and appreciating abstract art can be tough if you don’t have much experience with art. In order to gain an appreciation for abstract artwork, you’ll have to look at it in a different way and understand the history and reasons it was created. Once you learn more about the craft and those creating it, it’s […]

How to Promote Your Art Online

Thanks to the meteoric rise of social media, promoting your art online is more important than ever. Though advertising your work on the web may seem complicated or unnerving, especially if you’re a more traditional artist, actually doing it is a fun and engaging process. Method1 Increasing Your Online Presence 2.Start an art blog to drive traffic […]

How to Write in Gothic Calligraphy

Gothic calligraphy is a style of beautiful hand lettering that’s been around since the Middle Ages.[1] The actual term for this type of calligraphy is “blackletter,” and while there are a number of variations, this form of writing is beautiful and ornate. Whether you’re addressing wedding envelopes or you’re just looking for a new hobby, learning […]

How to Do Digital Art on Your Phone

If you are an artist on the go, digital art apps let you create your next masterpiece anytime, anywhere. There are a number of digital art apps for both iPhone and Android that allow you to sketch, draw, or paint. Check out this list to find the best digital art app for your creative needs! […]

How to Write in Calligraphy

Calligraphy means “beautiful writing” in Greek and spans thousands of years and countless cultures. There are several styles, including Western, Eastern Asian, Southern Asian, and Islamic. All calligraphy uses the same basic principals to create beautiful lettering. If you want to practice the art of decorative handwriting, all you need to do is follow a […]

How to Host a Successful Art Exhibition

Whether you’re displaying your own work or hosting other artists, holding an art exhibition is a great way to showcase art you love (and make some cash in the process). It’s a big operation, and planning and organizing the exhibit is half the fun. We’ll show you how it’s done, including selecting art, planning the […]

4 Ways to Dress Up for a Disco Party

Disco outfits are known for their bright, funky colors and fun accessories. When you go to a disco party, you want to make sure that your outfit is as authentic as possible. You can start by shopping online or in a vintage shop for some fun and classic outfits from the disco era, considering different […]

Everything You Need to Know to Get into Berghain

“Berghain” is synonymous with colorful characters, pounding techno, and imposing bouncers. The iconic Berlin nightclub’s notoriously picky and fickle doormen make getting into the club a feat in and of itself. But while there’s no guaranteed way to get in, there are a number of tricks and informal rules you can follow to better your […]