Today, tapestry is enjoying a rebirth, fuelled by contemporary artists embracing its ancient techniques.
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This Edinburgh art guide will direct you to world-class collections of Old Master paintings alongside innovative contemporary galleries.
A guide to writing an artist statement, the essential “who I am and what I do” of your marketing plan that helps you move up as an artist.
A brief guide on the techniques, materials and history of Chinese traditional painting.
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Should artists still seek gallery representation?
A review of Gita Joshi’s book on career advice for artists, offering tips on the foundations for success.
A specially selected listing of the most exciting residencies, commissions and competitions open to artists in the UK and beyond.
The colour of danger, scarlet passions, power and prestige — red has commanded the attention of artists for centuries. From the Paleolithic period to the contemporary, this archetypal colour has been utilised by artists to access the extremes of human…
Vellum is one of the oldest surfaces available to artists, and is among the most technically challenging. Used by medieval monks, Albrecht Dürer, and by the UK government to record Acts of Parliament, it continues to inspire contemporary artists, many…
Have you always wanted to get into mixed-media printmaking? Find out more about the principles and processes involved at ArtWeb.
What I’m missing right now are the spontaneous activities that keep life interesting. Popping into a busy city gallery during a shopping trip or strolling through a cool museum on a hot day is a joy for many art lovers.…
For artists, Instagram plays a big role in debuting new work and prompting business opportunities. Here’s how to use it to your advantage.
We delve deep into the colour that has captured the imagination of artists for millennia.