Core Topics


Framing Resources and information about matting and framing belong in this area. General Drawing This section is for "all things drawing." General Painting This section is for "all things painting." Color This is the place for discussing and sharing resources about color. Composition This section is for information regarding Composition and Design. Materials Please post any issues or advice about art materials in this section.
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About the Core Topics category 1 February 5, 2017
When to Varnish? 5 October 17, 2019
Making a Grid in Photoshop by Rodney Davis 18 October 1, 2019
Liquin as a Final Coat/Varnish 23 October 1, 2019
Some varnish thoughts 6 September 17, 2019
Why are these Charcoal Drawings so good? Can they be replicated with only pencil and Carbon? 9 September 14, 2019
Easel options: how to hold panels? 17 September 7, 2019
MATERIALS LIST:Waichulis Curriculum:Language of Painting 7 September 4, 2019
Materials Papers at Academia.edu 1 September 1, 2019
Cracks in the Paint by Howard Rehs 4 August 29, 2019
Brightness of White Pastel on Colored Paper 5 August 15, 2019
ColorWell Munsell Explorer and Paint Finder 12 August 15, 2019
Painting Oils on top of Acrylic 8 August 6, 2019
The Color Checker 6 August 3, 2019
Initial stages of a small drawing 6 July 30, 2019
Paint Seams and the Aggregate Problem 6 July 19, 2019
Frightfully pointy pencils 8 July 14, 2019
Sketchbook Skills 6 July 11, 2019
Large scale paintings 8 July 1, 2019
VIDEO:Developing those "Detail Brush" Skills 10 June 29, 2019
Brush Cleaner Particulates 13 June 10, 2019
Does Size Matter? (Should I Compose Big or Small Artworks) 21 June 10, 2019
VIDEO:The Source Of Purple | The Worst Jobs in History:The Royals 3 June 6, 2019
Dynamic Symmetry—A Criticism by Edwin M. Blake (The Art Bulletin 1921) Part 2 1 May 28, 2019
Dynamic Symmetry—A Criticism by Edwin M. Blake (The Art Bulletin 1921) Part 1 1 May 28, 2019
Stylus option: The Pin Vise 3 May 21, 2019
The palette of a madman 10 May 12, 2019
Surface smoothness 23 April 18, 2019
The Science of Color Explained by Art via Invaluable 1 April 14, 2019
From Palette to Canvas - Color in "Context" 2 April 3, 2019