Tag Archive for painter

Interview with Tag Beckett: painting, positivity and finding your own visual language

By in Interviews


0 comments

In this artist interview, we speak to Dublin-based painter Tag Beckett about process, positivity and manifesting your own visual universe.

Continue reading

Spotlight interview with surrealist artist Valerie A. Smith

By in Interviews


0 comments

Valerie Smith is a surrealist artist from Maryland. She shares the artistic process, ideas, and inspiration behind her incredible paintings.

Continue reading

Spotlight interview with painter Margaret Denholm

By in Interviews


0 comments

Margaret Denholm is a Scottish painter whose love for the sea knows no bounds. Learn more about her artistic process, ideas, and inspiration.

Continue reading

6 things you should know as a novice abstract painter

By in How To


8 comments

Would you like to try abstract painting for the first time or paint with a little more skill or inspiration? If so, turn to ArtWeb for some timely advice.

Continue reading

The best surfaces to paint on when using oils

By in Art And Culture, Artwork, How To


4 comments

best surfaces for oil painting

It’s a fascinating question for new and experienced oil painters alike: What surface, or ‘support’ to use the popular painters’ parlance, should you actually be painting on when you work with oils? You probably won’t be taken aback when told…

Continue reading

Things to know before you start oil painting

By in How To


0 comments

Tubes of oil paint and artist paint brushes closeup on wooden background. Retro styled.

The title of this blog post may give the impression that I am about to give you a definitive rundown of all of the things that you should be aware of before you attempt to paint with oils — and…

Continue reading

What Is the Role of the Male Nude in the Art of Today?

By in Art And Culture, Artwork


0 comments

It’s fair to say that the male nude in art has undergone something of a chequered history.

Continue reading

Why Does It Make So Much Sense to Paint with Acrylics?

By in How To


4 comments

Acrylic is the painting medium that many of those who casually dabble in the discipline are most familiar with—and for good reason.

Continue reading

How major cities shape up for artists: London

By in How To, Interviews, Opportunities


1 comment

London remains home to many of the world’s most significant artistic institutions and events, but is it the right city for you as an artist?

Continue reading

How Major Cities Shape Up For Artists: Madrid

By in Art And Culture, Opportunities, Resources


1 comment

One only needs to wander around the capital to see all manner of colour and creativity.

Continue reading

Just for Artists

Join thousands of artists who
subscribe to The Artists Newsletter.

Send me Free Art & Money Guide

Just wanted to say what a fantastic support/info system you run. I've just read the newsletter regarding image copyright law and it's very informative... thanks!"


- Michele Wallington

Subscribe!