Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!

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July 9, 2011

Beach Fun

Enjoy a relaxing day at the beach – being outdoors with the sun, sand, and surf. There are lots of fun activities to keep you busy including volleyball, sailing, windsurfing,...

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July 3, 2011

Camille Corot – French Landscape Artist (www.segmation.com)

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (July 17, 1796 – February 22, 1875) was the leading landscape painter of the 19th century French Barbizon School. His fresh, spontaneous approach to landscape broke the academic...

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June 27, 2011

Camille Corot – French Landscape Artist

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875) was a French Landscape painter who had a strong influence on Impressionism. Corot was the leading painter of the Barbizon school of France in the mid-nineteenth century...

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June 22, 2011

How to Make Your Mistakes Work for You

Every artist knows the feeling of working for hours on a piece, only to make some kind of mistake. Whether it’s spilling paint, making a mark that can’t be erased,...

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June 14, 2011

Introduction to Color Expert Johannes Itten

“Color is life; for a world without color appears to us as dead.” – Johannes Itten When you take an art course on color theory, you can thank Johannes Itten...

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June 8, 2011

Artists: what are YOUR favorite art supplies to make art while you are traveling?

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) In a previous blog post, we discussed the benefits of making art while traveling. In this blog post, we’ll...

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June 5, 2011

The Psychology of Color

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) Color affects more than just the way things look – it also changes the way we perceive objects by...

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June 4, 2011

Do you love Cats?

Cats are great to use in Art! Aren’t cats cuddly, cute, calm, curious, playful, as well as finicky. Cats are among our most popular pets. They come in numerous breeds...

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June 3, 2011

The Healing Power of Color (www.segmation.com)

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) As an artist, you are probably aware of the effects that different colors can have on your state of...

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May 31, 2011

Giotto di Bondone – Father of European Painting (www.segmation.com)

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) Giotto di Bondone (c. 1267 – 1337), known simply as Giotto, was a Florentine painter and architect. He is...

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May 25, 2011

What Every Artist Should Know About Copyright (www.segmation.com)

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) All artists should be aware of copyright – that is, the exclusive rights that you, as the creator of...

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May 20, 2011

Lady Liberty (www.segmation.com)

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) The Statue of Liberty is a massive sculpture located in New York Harbor. It was designed by Frédéric Bartholdi...

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May 17, 2011

Art Often Begins With a Pencil (www.segmation.com)

Pencils are the most basic art tool used by nearly every medium. For example: Painters use pencils to draft quick thumbnail sketches in their journals, and many use pencils to...

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May 12, 2011

How to Make a Passive Income from your Art (www.segmation.com)

Would you love to spend as much time as possible working on your art, instead of working a full-time job? For most artists, making a living from their art seems...

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May 6, 2011

Studying the Shades of Green

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) In previous blog posts, we examined the many different shades of blue and studied the vibrant variations of yellow....

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