Core Topics


Framing Resources and information about matting and framing belong in this area. 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. Color This is the place for discussing and sharing resources about color. General Drawing This section is for "all things drawing."
About the Core Topics category [Core Topics] (1)
To oil out or not? [General Painting] (9)
Perception and the Ever-Elusive Ellipse [General Drawing] (1)
Getting to the Point (The Pencil Point that Is...) [Materials] (19)
Lint and Dust [Materials] (6)
Pantone 2019 Color of the Year - Living Coral [Color] (1)
Frightfully pointy pencils [General Drawing] (4)
SNAG-ging a Representation [General Painting] (7)
Material Myths, FAQs, and Common Misconceptions from MITRA PART II [Materials] (1)
Material Myths, FAQs, and Common Misconceptions from MITRA PART I [Materials] (1)
Easel and Palette Lights ( 2 ) [Materials] (22)
Oil Color Palettes throughout History [General Painting] (1)
The Color of Art Pigment Database [Color] (1)
DRAWING:VIDEO:Addressing a Paper Burnish with Sandpaper [General Drawing] (1)
Paint Seams and the Aggregate Problem [General Painting] (1)
Regarding Leading Lines [Composition] (1)
Drying times, Lights, and An issue with Retouch Varnish [Materials] (1)
Brushwork with Gregory Manchess (Muddy Colors) [General Painting] (1)
Griz and Norm Tuesday Tips [General Drawing] (1)
Brushes for Varnishing [Materials] (6)
Liquin Original versus Liquin Fine Detail [Materials] (2)
Utrecht Cadmium Free Colors [Materials] (2)
Surface smoothness [Materials] (11)
Sizing up a few Sight-Size Issues Part II [General Drawing] (4)
Color Problems: Wisdom and Poetics of Artist Emily Noyes Vanderpoel (Colossal) [Color] (1)
Sizing up a few Sight-Size Issues Part I [General Drawing] (1)
Tromp l'oeil technique [General Painting] (4)
Oiling Out and the Cause of Dead Spots in Oil Paintings [General Painting] (3)
Problematic "Haze" forming on Oil Painting [Materials] (1)
VIDEO:Residual soap in dense brushes [Materials] (2)