Colored Pencil Pandemonium: What Determines the Price and Quality of Colored Pencils?

Colored pencils have become wildly popular in recent years. Artists have rediscovered their creative potential with better quality, more permanence, and more variety available. Many non-artists have discovered the benefits and joy of coloring books for adults leading to the Read more…


Types of Weave

When we are talking about weaves we aren’t talking about those that you can have in your hair, but rather those that make up the clothes that you are wearing, the sheets that you sleep on, and the towels hanging Read more…


An Overview of the Joy of Pottery

Pottery could be defined often. It might refer to the pad employed to make such potterywares as earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain. In addition, it refers to the place where such merchandise is made or to the art of manufacturing those Read more…


The Need for Secondary Molds

In the field of mold making and casting, it is generally assumed that you make one mold of the original and are done with it. The same mold can be used to produce multiple castings as required. However, experienced mold Read more…


Top 6 Considerations When Choosing the Best Model Agency

We have taken the liberty to compile some of the most important considerations to take when choosing an agency that best suits your talent and skill set. 1. Do your homework Many are quick to judge modeling as an easy Read more…


Kits Available to Learn the Popular Art of Molding Making and Casting

Mold making and casting is an interesting and highly useful art with rewarding results. Indeed, the satisfaction of duplicating something from nothing with your own hands by producing an identical replica of a specimen is does not have to be Read more…


How To Produce Ten Different Lacing Styles

There are several lacing or thonging styles which though form part of the construction of the article, also improve the aesthetic appeal of the article. Some of these styles are discussed in this article. 1. Oversew/ whip stitchAfter the holes Read more…


Mentalism – Psychic Mysticism or Magician’s Art Form

What brought me back to the conjurors art, as a mentalist and Christchurch magician, was watching the incredible performances of Derren Brown in his TV shows. Spiritualists, psychics and magicians have been around for centuries In many cultures and time Read more…


Life Casting in Animatronics

The unique techniques of life casting have found favor in many other fields such as prototype tooling, prosthetics, taxidermy, architectural restoration and special effects for film and television. The advanced technology used in animatronics also incorporates life casting techniques in Read more…


All You Wanted to Know About Life Casting

In the ancient days, life-like, three-dimensional imitations of a deceased person’s body were created to transport him or her to the next world. This venerable art from the land of Egypt is now being practiced all over the world. However, Read more…