Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!


April 29, 2010

Caravaggio – Italian Master of Lighting

New Pattern Set for SegPlayPC recently released (see more details here) Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610) was an Italian painter who is best known for his dramatic use of lighting....


April 25, 2010

Three Main Ways to Get Your Art Online

[picapp align=”right” wrap=”false” link=”term=computer+artist&iid=164539″ src=”0160/be5ad186-c219-451a-b62a-6d1854953f37.jpg?adImageId=12490079&imageId=164539″ width=”234″ height=”351″ /] The Internet is a powerful marketing tool for artists. A well-constructed website can reap thousands of viewers per day from all over...


April 17, 2010

Friends and Foes

New Pattern Set for SegPlayPC recently released (see more details here) Our good friends at Drawshop.com have provided us with a number of colorful, unique, illustrations of friends and foes....


April 12, 2010

The Evolution of Artists’ Colors

[picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=blue+paint&iid=181792″ src=”0178/6eb6fd4f-0cc0-4db6-a545-eccb5ecbd481.jpg?adImageId=12192188&imageId=181792″ width=”234″ height=”151″ /] Throughout history, the pigments used in artists’ paints sprang from a variety of surprising sources. For instance, did you know that the...


April 3, 2010

The Benefits of Making Your Own Paints

Did you know that you can easily and affordably make your own paints right at home? The supplies needed to make oil paints, acrylics, watercolors or pastels are fairly inexpensive...