Category Archives: Painting Tips and Tricks

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What is Proportion in Art ? (Definition, Types, & Examples)

Look at the image on your left. What did you observe? Picture of a basketball that is relatively bigger than a baseball, right? Can you tell me what’s common in both pictures? Their proportion! The proportion used to create basketball is the same proportion used to create baseball. Confused? Think in this way. Whenever we […]

Unity in Art: Understanding the Variety in Art!

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We are all well aware of the phrase— Unity in Diversity!  But how many of you know what Unity in Art means?  If this is something new for you, that’s alright! Because with Unity in Art we are getting into the technique and principles of art. Understanding how exactly art is put together! In simple […]

Balance in Art (An Overview of Four Types of Art Balance)

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Ever wonder why some famous artworks that belong to Cubism, Abstract Art, or Modern Art, for that matter, get immense love and attention? The reason behind it could be endless, but one thing that’s certain is that they have balance.  Every art element used in them isn’t disproportionate. Basically, these famous or expensive artworks don’t […]

What are Art Commissions? (Simple Guide to Art Commissions)

What are Art Commissions? (Simple Guide to Art Commissions)

Have you ever thought about the famous Mona Lisa as a commissioned work? You heard it right. The painting that made Leonardo one of the most famous artists was actually a commissioned work. A rich Italian merchant, Francesco del Giocondo, wanted his wife Lisa’s portrait to be mounted in their new home. This gave birth […]

Texture in Art: Exploring the Vivid Depths of Textures

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Have you ever wondered where the effects in the paintings come from? Well, the answer is pretty clear that it is all because of the texture in art! With that being said, I’d love to share with you some intriguing details about the meaning and importance of texture in art. The depth of the texture […]

Rhythm in Art: Explore the Principles of Art Rhythm!

Rhythm in Art: Explore the Principles of Art Rhythm!

While playing chess, do you notice the checkerboard? Or, while walking down the street, do your eyes fall over the concrete patterns? That’s the rhythm that makes you stare at the repetitive shape. Repeating designs could be tedious and need rhythm in order to create a flow in the viewer’s eyes. But when you hear […]

Movement In Art: What Does Movement Mean In Art?

Movement In Art: What Does Movement Mean In Art?

Before starting this blog, let me take you on a ride with feelings. Have you ever come across a painting that adds energy and vibrancy to your life? An art whose colors and shapes make you wonder a thousand questions. A texture that creates sensations in your body. All these feelings are nothing but what […]

Oil Painting Vs Acrylic Painting: Which One To Go For And Why?

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Are you a team ‘’Oil’’ or a team ‘’Acrylic’’? Well, it all depends on various factors, which will help you pick one amid these two paint mediums. Now, if you ask me which is better in the battle of oil painting vs. acrylic painting, I’d say it’s a matter of personal preference.  If you’re an […]

Acrylic Painting Tips For Beginners: 5 Proven Steps To Master Your Skill

Acrylic Painting Tips For Beginners 5 Proven Steps To Master Your Skill

Despite being an amateur, you can make paintings like this… Also this. …this too However, you’ll require some tools, supplies, and importantly, the right technique to learn and bring the best to the table. This is why we’ve decided to write this blog to explain to you the nitty-gritty of acrylic paintings.  What you just […]

How To Get Watercolor Portraits From Photos In 2023 [Etsy Vs PortraitFlip]

How To Get Watercolor Portraits From Photos In 2023

Watercolor Portraits— The most underrated artwork in the world! We’re sailing through the first half of 2022 and the pandemic has taught us—no matter what happens, life goes on. Amidst the pandemic, the world has shifted online. Getting stuff delivered to your doorsteps has become easier than ever — it is even easier to get […]