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Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

Most children get introduced to art an early age in the form of paper and crayons. It’s a way of letting them explore ideas and the world around them. Once … Continue reading Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

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Warm up with your art before diving into drawing important projects

How important is the warm up sketch before drawing that big picture? Every athlete knows the importance of warming up before a game or event. In fact the professional athletes … Continue reading Warm up with your art before diving into drawing important projects

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October is a great month for arts and crafts

With October coming up quickly and the Canadian Thanksgiving just a few weeks away there will be a lot to do to prepare for the Holiday. October can almost be … Continue reading October is a great month for arts and crafts

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A career influenced by Marvin-Cartoon of the Week

The Story Behind the Cartoon If you look back on your career it is interesting to see how those early influences have played apart in life. One of my favourite … Continue reading A career influenced by Marvin-Cartoon of the Week

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Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

Go into any office supply store and you will see a flurry of activity in the back to school section. Sale prices are all around and there will be many … Continue reading Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

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T-Shirt Business Goes FLAT OUT!

As you may know I do a lot of work for a t-shirt company in Australia producing designs for trucking t-shirts. Every few months, the business started by two truck … Continue reading T-Shirt Business Goes FLAT OUT!

Barry and Bruce

Learn how building your network can help your art business

One of the things I love about traveling is the different people we get to meet that would not normally cross our path. It is amazing to see what creative … Continue reading Learn how building your network can help your art business

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Is it better to work in traditional or digital medium for my art?

Digital or traditional, that is the question? Is it better to work in traditional or digital medium for my art? Here is the answer, it doesn’t matter! There was a … Continue reading Is it better to work in traditional or digital medium for my art?

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Drawing in Pen and Ink-February 14th-March 7th, 2017

The beauty of the pen and ink technique is that you can explore expressive line in exquisite detail. Explore both traditional and innovative approaches to line drawing. Demonstrations introduce you … Continue reading Drawing in Pen and Ink-February 14th-March 7th, 2017