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Brush Up: How to Paint with Acrylics

I am often approached with the question, “How do you paint?” I never quite know how to answer this question other than by giving the literal answer, “I just do it.” Painting, despite popular...

Brush Up: Modern Art, 11 Types to Be Exact

Modern Art is often seen as a gray area; most people don’t really know what it is. There are many different types, but a good amount of modern artists avoid associating themselves with any...

Brush Up: The Starving Artist

With the final administration of the old SAT today, I thought, what better to talk about than college. When considering what to major in in college, the majority of students would probably rank Fine...

The Science of Art: What Lies Beneath the Surface

While art is often extolled as being aesthetically pleasing, sometimes people neglect to realize that there is actually a science behind every piece of artwork. Most artists start off every painting by making an...