Browsing Archive: November, 2012

Find the right oil paintings to highlight your room

Posted by admin on Saturday, November 17, 2012,
Oil paintings are often thought of as something that belongs to the upper class who are interested in decorating the interiors of their home or add some more to their collection. Their ease of access to buy famous paintings at high prices enables them to enjoy the pieces of art and get something exclusive from the art gallery. Things have changed a lot in recent times and with the advent of oil painting reproduction of popular paintings even average people can now plan to buy and decorate the...
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Is It Necessary For Oil Paintings To Be Varnished

Posted by admin on Saturday, November 17, 2012,
The following article discusses the reasons why oil paintings can benefit from being varnished and looks at the complications arising from differences in the drying times of different paints and treatments. An oil painting can quite realistically be regarded as an organic object. This is because it does not stay the same over time but undergoes certain changes. Such changes may last longer than many beginners in oil painting may realise. The organic nature of oil paint derives from the nature...
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Common Maintenance Issues for First Time Homeowners

Posted by admin on Wednesday, November 14, 2012,
Nude Madonna painting in auction class="post-320 post type-post status-publish format-standard hentry category-cool-ideas tag-abstract-art tag-abstract-painting tag-acrylic-painting tag-acrylic-portrait-painting tag-portrait-painting tag-portrait-paintings"> Acrylic Portrait Painting Learning to Paint Portrait painting is as popular as abstract art. When a person wants to paint a person, it takes practice to create a perfect painting. If you would be painting people or portraits by means of a...
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Acrylic Portrait Painting Learning to Paint The Best Abstract Art Painting

Posted by admin on Wednesday, November 14, 2012,
Nude Madonna painting in auction class="post-320 post type-post status-publish format-standard hentry category-cool-ideas tag-abstract-art tag-abstract-painting tag-acrylic-painting tag-acrylic-portrait-painting tag-portrait-painting tag-portrait-paintings"> Acrylic Portrait Painting Learning to Paint Portrait painting is as popular as abstract art. When a person wants to paint a person, it takes practice to create a perfect painting. If you would be painting people or portraits by means of a...
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Easy Crack Repairs on Smooth and Textured Surfaces

Posted by admin on Monday, November 12, 2012,
For centuries, builders have been surfacing their home and building constructs with textured masonry and other stucco finish materials as a cost-saving short-cut to producing consistent looking profiles. For example, why do most new homes have blown stucco ceilings (aka - "popcorn")? Producing a visually flat ceiling (or wall) surface takes a great deal of time and materials. And it takes master plastering skills to hide the flaws of uneven drywall and finish each tape join with the required ...
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Jewish Painting Are Beautiful

Posted by admin on Monday, November 12, 2012,
I have a family that has commissioned me to find all of the Jewish paintings I can find. He has given me no budget constraints. I'm not sure why he doesn't have guidelines set up for me to follow; he just wants to amass a collection quickly. I found an oil on canvas that was a Jewish painting called Jewish meeting. The artist was Amparo Cruz Herrera. The artist is Spanish and this work exuded grace. I liked it a lot. I purchased it for eight thousand dollars. My benefactor was happy with the ...
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Marketing Your Brand Name Impression Along With Promotional Gifts

Posted by admin on Thursday, November 8, 2012,
What the heck is essential to consider in terms of marketing progression to your small business? On the list of starting destinations which in turn it is worthwhile considering should be to check out the marketing suggestions pursued because of your competitors. What the heck is essential to consider in terms of marketing progression to your small business? Regardless if you are a huge international firm, or even a little home-based business, marketing might be regarding necessary importance,...
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Canvas Painting For Beginners

Posted by admin on Thursday, November 8, 2012,
Painters can either learn how to stretch their own canvas or buy them ready made. The advantage of buying pre-stretched and mounted canvas is that it saves time. The disadvantages include higher cost, it takes up a lot more room while transporting and storing and you have to settle for the standard sizes. This article will provide simple instructions and tips for stretching your own canvas. The most common canvas materials are cotton (called Cotton Duck) or linen. Cotton is generally less exp...
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Painting Gourds

Posted by admin on Wednesday, November 7, 2012,
Not long ago, when I was looking through blog posts looking for the links I was going to share for my time as guest curator at Crescendoh, I happened upon a link to a video online by Brene Brown. blogger who posted about it mentioned she was working through some life things and found the Brene message helpful. I was working through some heavy life things too, I decided to check it out. say I fell in love with Brene wisdom, wit, and message would be an understatement. began reading her blog an...
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Guidelines For Painting Pastel Landscapes

Posted by admin on Wednesday, November 7, 2012,
Painting Landscapes in Pastels is an innovative outlet. Most of the artist prefers Pastel to oil and acrylics as they are easily portable and not messy one although concerning on powdered pigments. The rules for painting a landscape painting vary from oil painting, watercolor and other liquid mediums; however once you learn the basics of pastel its very easy to hook. Choosing Pastel Paper Color: Choosing a paper color is the first step in painting a pastel landscape. Study some reference phot...
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Understanding Faux Finishing

Posted by admin on Monday, November 5, 2012,
Faux finishing is a decorative painting technique that combines paint with other elements to deepen color, add texture and personalize design. Traditionally, faux finishes referred to the replication of natural materials, such as wood-grain and marble, through the use of paints. Today, faux finish is an umbrella term for all kinds of creative, painted surfaces. Skilled painting contractors are generally familiar with these techniques. Options for a Faux Finish You can create an illusion of wa...
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Why Reproduction Paintings Are Designers Best Friends

Posted by admin on Monday, November 5, 2012,
When we look into the world of interior design, we see that this is a field that is all about having a high level of passion for making any place look fantastic through proper application of good tastes and having an open mind towards what is possible. The purpose of great decor is making a house feel more like your own and if you take the time to invest in making this happen, you can certainly get much more out of wherever you live or work. Those that really care about this career realize th...
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