Buying Art As a Gift: Tips From an Expert

Well, it's December 1 and officially 'tis the season! It's time to deck the halls, have some eggnog and it's time to shop for your loved ones. But what do you buy for those you cherish? Picking out presents can be a daunting task, if not a bit boring at times; I mean come on, how many ties, nighties or pairs of socks can you really get someone? You...
Dec 26, 2014 |

Caring for Antique Picture Frames

When using antique picture frames it can give your room a vintage look but it is very important that you take good care of these picture frames to keep them in good condition and prolong their lifespan. You will need to make sure that you are dusting your antique picture frames, wiping off the grime, and cleaning out the corners and crevices.
Dec 26, 2014 |

To Photo, or Not To Photo?

With the invention of the camera and photographic printing techniques, there has never been a more divisive subject in contemporary art history as using photographic references. With digital photography infiltrating our culture as it has, where almost everyone with a smart phone can snap a photograph and carries a portable camera at all times, the...
Dec 26, 2014 |

How to Prime A Canvas In 3 Easy Steps

Priming your canvas for is really easy to do and shouldn't take much time at all. When you prime your canvas, you're making the surface of the canvas ready to accept paint. Priming also protects the canvas against some of the more negative effects of particular types of paints, mainly oils. If you don't prime your canvas before you start painting,...
Dec 26, 2014 |

Concept Art Forums

Public discussion on art education and learning.
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Voodoochilli Art Forum

Forum and online portfolio for visual artists of all kinds.
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Art Forum Berlin

Contains information on the trade fair, exhibitors, visitors and admission prices.
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Gloucestershire Arts Forum

A comprehensive guide to arts events in and around Gloucestershire. Includes links to individual sites.
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AnimeSuki Forums

Discussions on various anime titles including old and upcoming series. Also includes fansub groups, fan art, games, music, and suggestions.
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Ultimate Photography

Ultimate Photography,For any person - amateur or professional - who loves photography. From portfolios with high-quality images to tutorials on how to take great shots, you'll find all things photographic.
Mar 16, 2016 |

The Art of Portitude

Forum about the arts and technology. The site also showcases classic literature and paintings.
Mar 16, 2016 |

Metal Tabs

Large forum on guitars, with a metal music section.
Mar 16, 2016 |

Art Muscle

A Los Angeles (US) based contemporary art forum that promotes art dialogue.
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Hezbollah buries militant Qantar, says Israel will be held accountable

Lebanon's Hezbollah group said on Monday that Israel would be held accountable for killing prominent militant Samir Qantar in an air strike in Syria, and accorded him an elaborate funeral of... Read More

Russia says black box from warplane downed by Turkey unreadable

Investigators in Moscow said on Monday they were unable to retrieve information from the damaged black box of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey last month, data the Kremlin hoped would support... Read More

Exclusive: U.S. glossed over Oman's human rights record during Iran talks

By Jason Szep, Matt Spetalnick and Yara Bayoumy WASHINGTON/MUSCAT (Reuters) - As the United States negotiated this year’s nuclear pact with Iran, the State Department quietly agreed to spare the... Read More