If you are one of those people who made a New Year’s resolution to take up a new hobby but haven’t even started looking yet, maybe we can help. If you would like to make something with your hands but at the same time you don’t mind getting your hands dirty, then you should definitely take up pottery.
Sometimes it is hard to comprehend how the artists from the past could be so precise and innovative. They left behind some incredible legacies and sculptures, that’s admired by millions of people. Not having a clue that they will shape eras with their art and immortalize their names, they created something out of this world.
In my search for art, I have taken roads that lead nowhere and have found some of the most artistic abilities compiled in those streets that have no name. Lost in oblivion, some of the most beautiful artists reside in villages where the scope for achieving fame and popularity is next to zero. I have [Continue]
Artwork takes a lot of time and sitting or standing in one position, takes a toll on ones body. You get so caught up in your work that you do not realize it is time for a break. When you finally decide it is time to call it a day, your body is already too [Continue]
I’ve been doing pottery for many years bow and I absolutely love my studio. It’s a relatively small space, not quite the size of a single garage but over the years I’ve set it up exactly the way I want it. I know where everything is, the layout works great and I can lay my [Continue]
Along with remodeling my studio, I decided to install some more shelving. For my love of my sculpting and pottery pieces, I needed some extra place to store them and steel shelving came up as the best option. The one thing about steel shelving systems is that you can do so many things with [Continue]
An art studio is where an artist spends most of his or her time. The studio should be comfortable, well lit and decorated in a manner that can inspire you. Being in a cold, white shell of a studio makes for no inspiration and can prevent you to enjoy your artwork. Remodeling your studio can [Continue]
I am not one for the cold, especially when it comes to those winter months and I am working in my studio. It sometimes gets to a point where I cannot feel my fingers or hands any more preventing me to work. Since then, I have decided to turn up the heat in my studio, [Continue]
I get so frustrated when I am working in my art studio, and my clothing does not make it to the end. It gets expensive having to “replace” the contents of my wardrobe every time. So I decided to get creative. I looked for an all purpose coverall to protect my clothing as you never [Continue]
As an artist you are constantly looking for the perfect setting or scene to paint. You wait for the inspiration to flow through you like never before so you can create your masterpiece. Sometimes you will drive around on a regular day, when suddenly something will catch your attention. Your muse will “speak” to you [Continue]