Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!


November 26, 2012

Learn to Make a Custom Paint by Number Pillow

Paint by number has become an icon in American culture. Fans of this art form may enjoy creating their own paint by number pillow craft.


November 23, 2012

Childhood Stories of Paint by Number

Creating amazing paintings using paint by number kits ranks high on the list of favorite childhood activities for scores of people. Are you one of those individuals who has cherished memories of paint by number?


November 19, 2012

“Paint by Number” Kits Create Thousands of Artists

Dan Robbins designed paint by number, a product that allows people to paint pictures according to set patterns, in the 1950s. Since then, paint by number has become legendary and has turned thousands of “everyday” people into artists.


November 14, 2012

Blind Artist’s Vision is Clearer than that of Sighted Individuals

John Bramblitt is proving that physical sight isn’t a necessity for an artist. He is demonstrating this by creating incredible paintings with only his fingers and his imagination at his disposal.


November 12, 2012

Thanksgiving Holiday Inspires Art Work

The Thanksgiving season is known throughout the country as a time to delight in the presence of loved ones and enjoy a plethora of delicious food. A favorite holiday of many Americans, Thanksgiving inspires décor, recipes, movies, and even art.


November 8, 2012

Beautiful Moonglow

  Pattern Set for SegPlayPC released (see more details here) The moon’s surface has been studied by telescope since Galileo first observed it in 1609 and firsthand by a total...


November 6, 2012

The Natural Side of Art

Organic art is somewhat of a movement that is beginning to make waves in the art world. Organic (or as one particular artist puts it, “eco-friendly”) art is inclusive of art pieces that have been created with organic materials, such as dried leaves and flowers, twigs, plants, tree bark, and other natural elements.


November 4, 2012

Hole-Punch Portraits Make Artist Famous

Would you ever imagine hole-punch dots could be used to craft incredible portraits? An artist from the United Kingdom, Nikki Douthwaite, is proving to the world that these dots are definitely a worthy art medium.


November 2, 2012

Man Uses His Own Blood as an Art Medium

Vincent Castiglia is an artist who uses his own blood as a watercolor-like art medium.