Monthly Archives: March 2013

What is the best affordable watercolor pencils? Where can I get some?

Question by Angel: What is the best affordable watercolor pencils? Where can I get some? I’ve used Faber and Castell, but my art teacher says they are not too great. Prismacolor are way too expensive. Please help! Best answer: Answer … Continue reading

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Can anyone give me an example of an artist completely DEDICATED to their work?

Question by Elizabeth B: Can anyone give me an example of an artist completely DEDICATED to their work? Any type of artist is okay — musician, painting, architecture, or perhaps just an inventor or scientist. Best answer: Answer by Buzzy … Continue reading

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Q&A: How can I find out more information on an artist?

Question by Kevin G: How can I find out more information on an artist? A friend of mine purchased four painting at a garage sale that appear to be originals. They appear to be oil paintings on canvas. The artist’s … Continue reading

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could you all help me come up with a good first date idea? i got a list of things she likes?

Question by aces_wild87: could you all help me come up with a good first date idea? i got a list of things she likes? I like this girl, alot, i dont want to blow it. Shes big into Art and … Continue reading

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Q&A: Will oil or latex paint last longer for an interior mural?

Question by Orange: Will oil or latex paint last longer for an interior mural? I’m painting a small mural for a lady who insists oil paint will last hundreds of years as opposed to artists’ latex paints (like Golden or … Continue reading

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Are there any college alternatives for an art student?

Question by Abby: Are there any college alternatives for an art student? I am graduating high school this year, and im planning on going to the local community college. Are there any other options? I would like to do something … Continue reading

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I’m looking for the name of a spanish painting depicting 4 women in Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid?

Question by perfide: I’m looking for the name of a spanish painting depicting 4 women in Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid? I’ve been to Madrid recently and visited the impressive Museo Reina Sofia. In the 2nd floor, I saw a magnific … Continue reading

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What should i do about my art portfolio?

Question by erogalinski07: What should i do about my art portfolio? I have no acsess to any mat cutter, and i have no idea how to cut matt board that well. I have really good drawings but i dont know … Continue reading

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How to date a painting with staples?

Question by Advice Please: How to date a painting with staples? I bought a painting at an antiques store and it has staples in the sides of it. The artist died in 1940, so is it possible that these staples … Continue reading

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How to get pastel artist chalk off my hands?

Question by Chandler: How to get pastel artist chalk off my hands? I got these pastel chalk sticks today and when I was using them, the chalk got all over my hands. Now this isn’t like school chalk. Its thick … Continue reading

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