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Learn to work with abstract art

This eBook offers a method for painters to be at ease with non-objective art. Practice and loosen up your painting style.
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painting with john: Two new pastel paintings for 2014

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A pastel painting from a watercolour. see the different approach

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4 Ways To Make Money As A Photographer

4 Ways To Make Money As A Photographer | Art Matters | Scoop.it
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One way he misses is to use POD (print on demand sites), may not be a big earner but can help

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Landscape with trees, a new pastel painting - News - Bubblews

Landscape with trees, a new pastel painting - News - Bubblews | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Speak Freely. Write Your World.
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The Shuriken Black hole from Hell | RedGage

The Shuriken Black hole from Hell | RedGage | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Heres my latest Graphic depiction of a Black hole from hell with fuming hell fires and smoke. Hope you like it ! :)
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Creating Texture With Artists' Soft Pastels

Creating Texture With Artists' Soft Pastels | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Do you paint with aratists' soft pastels? Would you like to have more texture in your paintings? Then maybe I can help. Whilst learning how to use pastels I found out how to produce wonderful textures.
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7 Steps To Help You Sketch Trees.

7 Steps To Help You Sketch Trees. | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Sketching trees is fun and easy, especially I find, in watercolour. There are so many techniques which you can use, you should be able to find one or two which will suit your own style.
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Is All Photography Art?

Is All Photography Art? | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Why am I asking the question, is photography art? Is there an answer? I am going to try and answer it to my own satisfaction. Photography has been accepted as art for many years, but still people question it.
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Treathyl Fox's comment, February 25, 2013 10:26 AM
I'm going to share this lens on my Pinterest board for Talented Photographers. In fact, I may be sharing a lot of your work in my networks. You have becom an "ARTIST I FANCY". (I have a Pinterest board for that too!)
Treathyl Fox's curator insight, February 25, 2013 10:27 AM

YES!  Photography is art.  End of discussion!

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Collage In Fine Art

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Is collage art? What is the place of collage in modern art? How long has collage been accepted as Fine Art? These and other questions have been bothering me ever since I wrote a lens entitled, Is All Photography Art?
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Not Another Watercolour Painting Tutorial

Not Another Watercolour Painting Tutorial | Art Matters | Scoop.it
In this short page, I hope to reveal how I use the process of sketching to develop an eye for a subject and a process for capturing what seems a limitless scene.
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Painting Over Collaged Elements

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I recently came across a technique which, as an artist, has really grabbed me. I want to share this with you and at the same time show you how I used this technique to create a painting.
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painting with john: Abstract Antics - a game developed for would-be abstract artists

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A new pastel landscape painting, forest river bank - News - Bubblews

A new pastel landscape painting, forest river bank - News - Bubblews | Art Matters | Scoop.it
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I was unsure about this when I started painting but I think it has turned out well - see my latest art work

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painting with john: Fun With Abstract Paintings

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how to have fun whilst learning to paint abstract images

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Top Ten subjects for art that sells

Top Ten subjects for art that sells | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Do you know the most popular themes which sell art? Is this question important to an artist? Why would an artist want to know the most popular subjects, would it make a difference to their artistic output?
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How I Sketch Sunsets And Sunrise

How I Sketch Sunsets And Sunrise | Art Matters | Scoop.it
As an artist, I love to sketch skies at sunset or sunrise, I spend a great deal of time trying to capture what I see and how it makes me feel.
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A Step-By-Step Method For Painting Abstract Art

A Step-By-Step Method For Painting Abstract Art | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Do you baulk at painting abstract art? Can you happily create representational paintings but despair at the thought of attempting something that isn't supposed to BE anything? If so, then you are not alone.
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Abstract Paintings As Gifts

Abstract Paintings As Gifts | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Love abstract art? Want original art to give as a gift? Original paintings can be prohibitively expensive for many people but you can afford to buy printed canvasses.
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Understanding Simplicity In Art

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Simplicity in art has been discussed by many famous artists, old masters and modern high- flyers have had their say about simplicity in art.
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Learn To Paint Abstract Art

Learn To Paint Abstract Art | Art Matters | Scoop.it
Have you tried to paint or learn to paint abstract art. Although considered by many to be easy, the reality is different. Abstract art is defined as having no subject or not being based on a realistic object.
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