Photoshop has been around for several years now, and the tool of choice for many, if not all successful professional photographers. They may not use it directly, but almost certainly have someone in their team that has the ability to utilise the full features of this amazing piece of photo editing software to enhance their landscapes, portraits, action shots or whatever their particular niche is.
Creating Photoshop background effects can be confusing, with the vast array of tools, menus and sub menus to sort through. Continue reading “Photoshop Background Effects: An Inexpensive Way To Create Professional Looking Portraits Every Time”
Perfection, Philosophical, Passionate. These are some of the words that help describe Enrique Avilez, sculptor in Ensenada. Someone asked him when he knows a piece is done. The answer was “When I see the light”.
Born in El Sauzal, Enrique went on to say there were no art schools locally when he was growing up in Baja. Continue reading “Enrique Avilez Sculptor, The Fantasy of Art and Business”
Let’s explore the process of creating artwork – fine art, graphic design, contemporary art, mixed media, photography, sculpture, or public art. Do you create art from the inside out? What is your motivation? What inspires you? How do you begin when you don’t know where to start? Do you give yourself permission to create “bad art”, while learning a new medium or technique? I will share with you techniques I’ve learned for overcoming artistic blocks, finding inspiration, and creating art as meditation.
Overcoming Artistic Blocks
How many times have you wanted to start an art project… Continue reading “Creating Art From the Heart! – Overcoming Artistic Blocks”
Art is a great form of self-expression. It provides people with an outlet to express themselves through images and projects. Many people consider artwork to be an extension of the human soul. Any beginner artist needs a few essential artists supplies that will help them build their confidence and allow their creativity to run free. These essential artist supplies are discussed below:
There are a number of different types of erasers out there; not just the ones attached to the back of a pencil. Continue reading “Essential Artist Supplies for Beginners”