Guest Posts

Have a few minutes to spare? Or need a little pick-me-up from your creative slump? Our guest post blogs are the perfect solution. These mixed media artists offer everything from advice on how to recover from art injuries -getting over those gallery rejection letters!- to helpful tutorials like Diana Trout’s watercolor painting techniques for your art journals! You can also find profile blogs about inspirational artists working around the world to share their art and empower others. Get ready for some amazing ideas!

Have a few minutes to spare? Or need a little pick-me-up from your creative slump? Our guest post blogs are the perfect solution. These mixed media artists offer everything from advice on how to recover from art injuries -getting over those gallery rejection letters!- to helpful tutorials like Diana Trout’s watercolor painting techniques for your art journals! You can also find profile blogs about inspirational artists working around the world to share their art and empower others. Get ready for some amazing ideas!

An Art Class Can Be A Dangerous Place

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A guest post by Melanie Rothschild. I’d been making my living as a self-taught artist for nearly ten years when I decided it was time to take a proper art class. I figured I owed it to all the people …

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Pears: an iPhoneography Tutorial

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Afternoon Simplicity at it’s best! I have never met a pear or group of pears that I didn’t want to photograph. Their luscious skin and curves seem to be a natural attractor…not only for me but for many other artists …

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Allow Space for Journaling by Tammy Garcia

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There are an infinite number of ways to utilize words in your art journal. But where should the words go? What form should those words take? Any and every layer of your art journal page can contain words. They are …

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New Year Craft Ideas

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Guest Post by Victoria Rose Martin Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to try new things? Perhaps you want to clean out a closet or two? Or maybe you want to put more money into your pocket? I have …

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Like A Kid Again: Layers Upon Lairs

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Guest post by Mandy Russell Remember making forts as a child? The infamous indoor kind; involving sheets, blankets, pillows and a few couch cushions turned on their sides? This building design usually involved a piece of furniture as a key …

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New Online Workshop: Experimental Figure Painting in Mixed Media!

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Find out more about Lisa L. Cyr’s newest online course with Artist’s Network University: Experimental Figure Painting in Mixed Media.

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A Winter Snow Globe Scene: an iPhoneography Tutorial

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In a new iPhoneography tutorial, David Hayes demonstrates how to take a wintery photograph, remove all the distractions and create a scene fit for a snow globe.

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10 Great Gifts for Artists

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Victoria Rose Martin shares 10 great gifts for artists in her newest guest blog post.

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The Value of Creative Prompts

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In a new guest post, Tammy Garcia offers several creative prompts that will work not only in your art journal, but in a variety of other creative projects!

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Create Creepy Digital Halloween Images

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Create creepy and cool Halloween images with a new iPhoneography tutorial from David Hayes!

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