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How to Fire Pottery Without a Kiln 

Firing pottery is a process that nearly every potter must go through and is often the first step to becoming a professional potter. However, firing pottery at home can be difficult and time-consuming, and without the proper equipment, it can be dangerous. This article will help you get your pottery back from the kiln safely. […]

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Interactive Art in Modern Times

The interactive art movement emerged in the mid-’60s when artists began layering different media on canvases to create new and surprising effects. The movement has become commonplace thanks to companies like Microsoft, Google, and even Apple, whose iOS operating system utilizes some interactive art in its interface. However, that’s not to say all interactive art […]

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Arts vs. Crafts: Which One Is Better?

The evidence is mounting that arts and crafts are good for kids and families. Children who participate in arts and crafts are more creative, have lower levels of stress and boredom, and have a better sense of self-esteem. In addition, creative children have better chances of finding successful careers as adults. Arts and crafts have […]

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Can I Make a Living with Arts and Crafts?

Do you love to create beautiful things? Or do you just like to dabble in arts and crafts as a hobby? Many view crafts as a hobby, but those who make a living creating beautiful crafts are often referred to as artists. Artists are highly skilled professionals who are creative, innovative, and imaginative. Artists entertain […]

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How Valuable Art Can Be

We don’t often think about the value of art. We buy a song on iTunes, pick up a book on Amazon, watch a TV show on Netflix, and most of us don’t think twice about it. But behind all those purchases is someone, probably a team of people, who worked on making it real. Art […]

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What is Light Painting

There is no denying that light painting is a mind-blowing art that has started to gain popularity worldwide. The act of creating light art was popularised by a professional light painter called Tim Willits. He began creating light art in the early 1990s and had been doing it ever since. He’s been creating light art […]

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Making Cards: What To Know

Cards, in many ways, are what we remember from our childhood. It’s the one thing that sticks in our minds, despite all the change that takes place day by day. What would you say if we told you that you could make cards? Yes, you can. You can make a little home for all those […]

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4 Types of Easels for Painters

If you’ve ever seen an art exhibit, perhaps you’ve wondered how the artist got those huge pieces of art to hang on the walls. Well, there’s a specialized tool that does the job. And it’s called the easel. The art world is brimming with all sorts of tools and ways of working. But the most […]

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