Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!


April 27, 2012

The Color Popularity Contest: Cars, Weddings, Sports Teams, and Much More

We all know that colors can conjure up various meanings and sometimes even feelings. The color red can convey power, passion, or caution. Blues and greens can evoke feelings of...


April 25, 2012

Baby Art Creates Dreamy Photographs

A familiar adage says, “A baby changes everything.” For one young mother, the birth of her baby also birthed a career in photography. Finland native Adele Enersen was just another...


April 24, 2012

Colors Red and Purple: A History of Emotion

Color? At some point in your life you have probably heard or been part of a conversation about how color invokes emotion. Magazines bombard us with color


April 22, 2012

Apple of my Eye

Apples are the most widely cultivated tree fruits in the world. They’ve been grown for thousands of years in many historical cultures. Although apples have been the focus of many...


April 18, 2012

Cold Case Paintings: When Mystery and Art Collide

Art is the type of subject matter that many of us find intriguing. Five years ago portrait of a women clad in Renaissance attire was re-discovered…


April 13, 2012

Thomas Kinkade: The “Painter of Light”

Thomas Kinkade, popularly known as the “Painter of Light,” passed away in his sleep at the age of 54. His inspirational work touched the lives of many and will continue to live on as his legacy.


April 12, 2012

Art Alive

If you’ve never been to the San Diego Museum of Art for their yearly event, Art Alive, this is the year you should participate. The San Diego Museum of Art...


April 10, 2012

Candy Art: We Don’t all Have to be Artists to Create Art!

Hannah Mendelsohn from Juneau, Alaska doesn’t necessarily consider herself an artist. She uses something you might have in your kitchen cabinet right this moment: M&Ms!

Portuguese ceramics painter

April 2, 2012

More Marketing Tips for Artists

Having trouble selling your artwork in an economically unstable time? Here are some marketing ideas to consider that will help you maintain a steady income and let your art support you.