Core Topics


Framing Resources and information about matting and framing belong in this area. General Drawing This section is for "all things drawing." Color This is the place for discussing and sharing resources about color. Composition This section is for information regarding Composition and Design. General Painting This section is for "all things painting." 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
Alla Prima Apple Study with SNAG Review 14 April 5, 2020
Dibond and Aluminium: A Simple question 3 April 1, 2020
RESOURCE:Cleaning and Tying Paintbrushes 13 March 30, 2020
Stylus option: The Pin Vise 5 March 28, 2020
A Study of Titanium White Oil Paints (PW6) from Neilson Ferreira 2 March 28, 2020
Color Scheme Tool 1 March 5, 2020
Medium Yellowing Test by Ben Sones 13 February 25, 2020
Creativity in Mimesis 4 January 30, 2020
Cornsweet Consideration for Edges 2 January 22, 2020
Can I leave the paint canvas blank? 10 January 17, 2020
MITRA - Grounds and Primers 1 January 17, 2020
Potential problems with working on Canvas (George O'Hanlon and Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) ) 7 January 16, 2020
The Color Virtuocity of Charles Cromwell Ingham 2 January 14, 2020
Easel and Palette Lights 26 January 2, 2020
Scanning and Photographing Artwork 1 December 30, 2019
A Few Thoughts on Issues with Gamvar 3 December 30, 2019
Painting exacting details in a subject 6 December 22, 2019
Paul Ingbertson videos 6 December 21, 2019
A Pareto Palette? (and a link to Martin Krzywinsk's Image Color Summarizer) 1 December 18, 2019
SNAG-ging a Representation 9 December 18, 2019
Making Purple: The Science of Art | National Gallery, London 1 December 10, 2019
Lots of details on shadow side strategy 6 December 10, 2019
Oil paper recommendations, please? 6 November 11, 2019
When to Varnish? 6 October 21, 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