Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!

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September 17, 2018

Can Depression Change the Way People See Color?

Depression May Affect the Way People See Color. Did you know that depression may literally color your world a bit on the gray side? www.segmation.com

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May 15, 2018

Why Do People Create Art?

Merriam-Webster defines art as “the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects.” Humans have been making art for a long time. Have you...

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August 7, 2015

Artist Empowers Humanity by Reinventing Classic Portraits

Kehinde Wiley believes art—particularly portraiture—is power. He told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, “What is portraiture? It’s choice. It’s the ability to position your body in the world for the world to celebrate you on your own terms.”

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March 22, 2013

First Female Tattoo Artist Starts a Cultural Phenomenon

Tattoos used to be considered primarily masculine. However, the times have changed drastically. More women were tattooed in 2012 than men (in the United States). Also, tattoos are evolving into more feminine, beautiful works of art. In some ways, tattoos are becoming a female affair. This is due in part to a woman named Maud Wagoner — the first American female tattoo artist.

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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.

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July 23, 2012

Garden Art Knows No Limits

For Pearl Fryar, art doesn’t merely exist in the form of oil paints on a canvas or chalk pastels on paper, but it exists in a most unusual place: His garden.

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June 28, 2012

The Beauty of Abstract Art

Art Abstract art has a unique beauty that is often overlooked or forgotten due to the unrealistic nature of it. Before the mid-nineteenth Century most Western

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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.

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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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