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Create a bouncing ball animated GIF in Photoshop

CREATE A BOUNCING BALL ANIMATED GIF IN PHOTOSHOP

I created the video below to show you how to create your first simple animation using Photoshop. First, create a PSD with two layers....

CAN YOU CREATE ANIMATIONS WITH A CHROMEBOOK? YES, YOU CAN!

Is it possible for students to create original animations using a Chromebook? Yes it is. This article will tell you everything you...

 
 
 
Creating Fantasy Architecture in Photoshop: Take your marker drawings to the next level

CREATING FANTASY ARCHITECTURE IN PHOTOSHOP: TAKE YOUR MARKER DRAWINGS TO THE NEXT LEVEL

In this tutorial you will learn how to take an ordinary drawing, created on paper with a Sharpie marker Upload it to Photoshop and...

THE HISTORY OF ANIMATION AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO GET STARTED

From the earliest cave paintings flickering in firelight humans have been fascinated by the moving image. But how did we get to the...

 
 
 
Search by Image: The most iconic photographs of all time and what they can teach us

SEARCH BY IMAGE: THE MOST ICONIC PHOTOGRAPHS OF ALL TIME AND WHAT THEY CAN TEACH US

Is a picture really worth a thousand words? Let's find out together. To add the free 'search by image' extension to your Chrome browser,

Photoshop Tutorial Using the puppet warp tool to create movement

PHOTOSHOP TUTORIAL USING THE PUPPET WARP TOOL TO CREATE MOVEMENT

In this video we will create a series of facial expressions, step by step, using the puppet warp tool. For this lesson I created a...

 
 
 
Photoshop Tutorial: Drawing with Adobe Photoshop Tips and Shortcuts

PHOTOSHOP TUTORIAL: DRAWING WITH ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TIPS AND SHORTCUTS

Create your own unique fun cartoon cityscape, even if you've never used Photoshop before. Does technology intimidate you? Do you find...

Food Art Sculptures: Innovative Dessert Designs

FOOD ART SCULPTURES: INNOVATIVE DESSERT DESIGNS

Our food art unit started two months ago when my students learned the geometry inherent in drawing cake slices, doughnuts and ice cream....

 
 
 
Tree of Life: Exploring line, shape, space, pattern and color with oil pastels and India ink

TREE OF LIFE: EXPLORING LINE, SHAPE, SPACE, PATTERN AND COLOR WITH OIL PASTELS AND INDIA INK

18" x 24" Tree of Life by an 8th grade studentOil Pastel and India Ink on Paper Stoclet Frieze, 1909, by Gustav Klimt Gustav Klimt...

THE ART OF STORYTELLING

Now that you know how to use the six ways to make your artwork look three-dimensional , how to draw people using correct proportions...

 
 
 
Self-portraits: My two selves

SELF-PORTRAITS: MY TWO SELVES

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) painted this self portrait, while looking in a mirror, when he was only 15. What can you tell about the teenager...

Six Ways to make your artwork look three dimensional

SIX WAYS TO MAKE YOUR ARTWORK LOOK THREE DIMENSIONAL

The six ways to make your artwork look three dimensional 1) Overlapping (Objects in front partially hiding objects in back). To find...

 
 
 

DRAW A GEOMETRIC STILL LIFE BY PLAYING WITH BLOCKS

Geometric still life Watch my video on drawing cubes and rectangular solids: Practice drawing cubes using the video and step by step...

Drawing a Dr. Seuss Inspired City Scape

DRAWING A DR. SEUSS INSPIRED CITY SCAPE

Thursday March 2nd is Dr. Seuss's birthday, also known as 'Read Across America' Day. Many schools across the country hold celebrations...

 
 
 
SOLE Witness: Responding to the Holocaust with shoe sculptures

SOLE WITNESS: RESPONDING TO THE HOLOCAUST WITH SHOE SCULPTURES

These are the shoes of victims of the Holocaust. The individuals who wore them were gassed to death and cremated at Auschwitz concentration...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Courtesy of Synecdoche Design Studio Architects: Synecdoche Design Studio Location: Ann Arbor, MI, United States Area: 2900.0 ft2 Project Year: 2018 Architect Of Record: Ply... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist Carol Nelson

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Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic...

Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic “Aspen Trail” by Santa Fe Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Side A: Side B: Take a walk among the aspens. There are 6 layers in this sculptural painting made from acrylic and collage. The piece is mounted in steel and is created to be... Read more ...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busses, Painter of the American West

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 16"x20"Acrylic On Canvas Board/sold Visit to Read more ...

Hammer time

Hammer time

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Whistler's Bend

Whistler's Bend

10x10 inches oil on linenplein air North Umpqua River UVAA paint out Roseburg, Oregon Read more ...

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

© Takumi Ota Architects: Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects Location: 1 Maemachi Chuo-ku Hyogo Japan Project Team: Masami Nakata Area: 214.1 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

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Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by...

Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

Palette Knife Painting 20"x16" Oil on Canvas/sold Purchase a Fine Art Print of this Painting HERE Read more ...

Original Contemporary Seascape Painting “Gravity Gives Way“ by International...

Original Contemporary Seascape Painting “Gravity Gives Way“ by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme

“Gravity Gives Way” is part of Arrachme's Peaceful Worlds Series where you can find rich blue and earthy tone grounding the land as the light mist wisps you up. Feel the subtle... Read more ...