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!

Learn to Use the App Mextures: A Digital Art Tutorial

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In this month’s digital art post by David Hayes, he’ll show you how to create four color photos using the iPhoneography app Mextures.

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A Smashing Success: Finding the Beauty in Happy Accidents

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Sometimes happy accidents can lead to the most beautiful artwork! Take a look at how Victoria Rose Martin took advantage of one such accident in her studio.

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Mixed Media Workshop at The Norman Rockwell Museum

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Learn about the new mixed-media workshop by Lisa L. Cyr being held in July at The Norman Rockwell Museum.

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Being Creative in Less Than Ideal Circumstances

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After literally living in her studio for weeks, Victoria Rose Martin has some tips about being creative in less than ideal circumstances.

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Easy Free Ways to Help Grow Your Art Business

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Author and artist, Ilysa Ginsburg offers an overview of some of the best social media sites to use to help promote your art business.

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Try the iPhoneography App “Union”

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David Hayes encourages you to try the iPhoneography App “Union” by taking you step-by-step through his first experience with it!

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Finding Vivian Maier

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Melanie Rothschild shares a review of the newly released film, Finding Vivian Maier, a documentary about this “secret” artist.

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What Makes a Real Artist

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Do you see yourself as a “real” artist? What makes a real artist? Victoria Rose Martin shares her thoughts in this new guest post.

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Color Yum: Creating My Kingdom of . . . Seeing the World Through Color!

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In this guest post, Melanie Rothschild shares how she is using Pinterest to be the curator of her own color yum kingdom!

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iPhoneography Apps Tutorial: Creating Backgrounds

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Learn to create digital backgrounds using several iPhoneography apps with the help of this tutorial by David Hayes!

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