Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!


November 30, 2011

The Importance of Color Vision and Art

“Art without color would lose much of its purpose.” ~ Andrew Loomi Did you know some humans have the ability to see 7,000,000 colors? Even though contrasting shades of similar...


November 28, 2011

William Hogarth – English Pictorial Satirist

William Hogarth (1697-1764) was an English artist, printmaker, engraver, and satirist. He is credited with the concept of sequential art. His works cover a wide range of topics including realistic...


November 20, 2011

Abstract Beauty

Photography is generally used to capture a realistic view of objects and scenes. However you can also capture beautiful and abstract images with a bit of creativity. These amazing art...


November 8, 2011

The Evolution of Paint by Number

What holds you back from creating art? Is it time? Expenses? Experience? Perfectionism? These were some of the first thoughts that went into creating the Paint by Number kit — the...


November 1, 2011

The Louvre Museum in Paris

Did you know the Louvre Museum in Paris is the largest art museum in the world? It was also the residency to kings prior to the Palace of Versailles and...