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Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!

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April 13, 2011

Derby Day by www.segmation.com!

The Kentucky Derby is an annual Horse Race for Thoroughbred horses which takes place in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May.


April 11, 2011

Introduction to Fauvism (www.segmation.com)

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) How would you describe Henri Matisse’s painting, shown above? First you will probably note that it is a portrait...


April 10, 2011

How to Photograph Your Art

Be a Great Photographer of Your Art in 2 minutes with Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) It’s important to take good photos of your Art for many reasons. ...


April 7, 2011

Exciting Easter Eggcitement Art & Crafts www.segmation.com

Easter Eggcitement Pattern Set for SegPlay® PC released (see more details here) We invite you to explore the Segmation™ World and Easter Eggcitement! With Segmation™ technology, we’ve come up with...


April 3, 2011

Why You Should Make Art When You Travel (www.segmation.com)

Making art while traveling allows you to experience your new surroundings on a deeper level than most tourists ever will. By carefully viewing a scene, structure, object, person or people with the intense gaze of an artist and interpreting your vision on paper or canvas, you can freely observe the subtle nuances and hidden undercurrents that comprise the fabric of daily life in any given location. Art Travel.


March 29, 2011

The Interesting and Expressive Vincent Van Gogh – Dutch post impressionist

Pattern Set for SegPlay® PC released (see more details here) Vincent Van Gogh was born on March 30 1853 in Grot Zundert, Netherlands in the southern Netherlands. His father was...


March 26, 2011

Thomas Cole Founder of the Hudson River School www.segmation.com

Thomas Cole Founder of the Hudson River School Pattern Set for Segmation SegPlay® PC released (see more details here) Thomas Cole (1801-1848) was an American artist who is regarded as...


March 25, 2011

Google Art Project Makes Art More Accessible

The new Google Art Project, unveiled in early February 2011, allows viewers to digitally check out hundreds of important artworks from the leading art museums around the globe. The project...


March 23, 2011

Toxicity of Oil Paints: Past and Present

Many people attribute the shimmering, swirling colors and bold, choppy brushwork in Vincent van Gogh’s paintings to his lifelong battle with mental illness. Although his world-famous paintings now sell for...


March 10, 2011

Color in Monochrome Paintings www.segmation.com

When you think of “abstract art”, what pops into your mind? A jumble of shapes on a canvas? Art that resembles spilled paint? How about paintings with lots of color?...


March 6, 2011

A Closer Look at Complementary Colors www.segmation.com

Take a close look at Matisse’s painting The Dance, shown above. What is it about this painting that makes it “pop”? The dancers seem like they’re almost floating on top...


February 21, 2011

The Art of Tibetan Sand Painting

Can you imagine spending several hours, days, or even weeks on a work of art, and then destroying it? The idea of creating something only to wipe it out when...


February 19, 2011

On Cloud Nine www.segmation.com

Pattern Set for SegPlay® PC released (see more details here) Clouds are visible masses of water droplets which are suspended over in the Earth’s atmosphere. Clouds are classified in various...


February 16, 2011

How Color Can Transform Space www.segmation.com

Look around you. The buildings, the streets, the trees – they all look pretty much the same, day after day, don’t they? So much so, that you probably got to...


February 13, 2011

Tips for Making the Most of Your Next Art Museum Visit www.segmation.com

Visiting art museums can be both fun and daunting. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, for example, contains over 2 million square feet of exhibition space – now that’s a lot...