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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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April 28, 2011

An Overview of Outsider Art www.segmation.com

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) It is well-documented that art-making can have a healing effect, especially for those suffering from emotional or physical pain....

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April 21, 2011

From Sand Castles to Sand Sculptures

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) Many of us have fond memories of building sand castles at the beach when we were children; overturning buckets...

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April 19, 2011

3 Ways that Artists Can Benefit from Blogging

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) Before the invention of photography, artists had to work from real life. How did that affect artists’ working habits?...

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April 15, 2011

Painting from Real Life vs. Painting from a Photograph

Free Trial Downloads for Segmation SegPlay® PC (see more details here) Before the invention of photography, artists had to work from real life. How did that affect artists’ working habits?...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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February 7, 2011

Figure Drawing Tips

The human figure is one of the hardest things to draw accurately. When drawing a human figure, you need to be aware of technical issues such as proportions, shading and...

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February 5, 2011

Will the Real George Washington Please Stand Up?

Segmation found this article interesting and thought we would share it with our viewers. http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-501465_162-20030727-501465.html It mentions Gilbert Stuart who will be a future Segmation Artist of the month. United States...

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February 3, 2011

Was the Model for the Mona Lisa a Male?

Who was the model for Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa? Unfortunately, one of the mysteries of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is who was the model was a Male or...

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January 22, 2011

How to Make Your Own Oil Paints

In a previous blog post, we discussed the benefits of making your own paints, rather than buying commercially-made paints from art supply stores. Two of the most appealing reasons for...

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January 20, 2011

Selling your art at outdoor art fairs

Have you ever considered selling your artwork at an art fair? Outdoor art festivals are a popular way of uniting artists with potential collectors and even gallery owners. At the...

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January 16, 2011

Tulipmania Art by www.segmation.com!

Tulipmania Pattern Set for SegPlay® PC by Segmation (see more details here) Tulips are perennial plants with colorful flowers that are grown in gardens or potted plants, and displayed as...

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January 15, 2011

How to Write an Artist’s Statement

Even though artists are more comfortable expressing themselves visually, it’s important to be able to articulate your artwork verbally as well. A picture may be worth a thousand words, but...

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