Shading Techniques in Art

Shading is the technique of showing tones or values on an object through gradual gradations for it to look ‘solid’ and have a three dimensional effect. Shading techniques allow you to weave layer upon layer of pencil marks to add Read more…


Raku Firing

Of all the things I make, a good many of them acquire a crackle finish through Raku firing. How that happens is as follows. I start with the sculpture I want to make. That could be anything, a mask, an Read more…


Reasons for Decorating and Finishing Leather Items

Decoration is the means or process through which the appearance of an artwork is enhanced or made more attractive. The decoration of articles and works in leatherwork has several benefits or importance both to producers, customers and the product itself. Read more…


Tips To Use A Chalk Marker

Have you heard about chalk markers? You may have because they have been increasing in popularity in the here and now. As a matter of fact, they are so popular and useful that they are being used at home, events, Read more…


Use of Colorants in the Plastic Industry

Pigment orange, pigment blue, pigment green; you name it and you have an attractive piece of plastic ware with that colour tint in some store or the other. However, in today’s times the scope of pigments and dyes in plastics Read more…


What Is a Supermodel?

Supermodels are the world’s most exclusive models who have worked with the world’s top class designers and brands such as Versace, Alexander McQueen and has an extremely compelling portfolio too. To top on to that, supermodels are paid way higher Read more…


Rooftop Venues Provide Prime Viewing Areas for Events

People are resourceful. When they want a better view, they simply climb higher. Take the buildings near Wrigley Field in Chicago, for example. Back in 1914, Cubs fans started to enjoy climbing to the roofs of residential buildings around the Read more…


Funding Opportunities for Artists

With limited methods for the accurate tracking of individuals with arts as their primary income source, estimated figures of total US working artists (from literary to performing, cultural and visual) are around 1.4 million. It’s often very difficult for working Read more…


Tips on Finding the Best Children’s Birthday Party Decorations Online

Buying party decorations online should be a quick and easy task, but if you want the best quality products based on your chosen theme, then you will want to make sure you purchase from a company that can be trusted, Read more…


What Equipment Do You Need to Launch a Model Rocket?

When you see the advertisements for model rockets, it’s easy to overlook the fact that you need to buy launch equipment as well. In fact, terms like “ready to fly rockets” and “almost ready to fly rockets” are actually quite Read more…