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Organising space

Would appreciate your ideas on how to set up/organise a small space to paint.

Started by Maureen McKenna

5 Jun 30, 2011
Reply by Maureen McKenna

Rice Paper or Blotting paper?

Hello all, I often read the American magazine "Cloth Paper Scissors" (Im in the UK) and so often it mentions Rice Paper. Im sure they dont…

Started by Georgia Denby

3 Jun 27, 2011
Reply by Thaneeya McArdle

What are some of the art shows you have attended this year? Were they good or bad?

What are some of the art shows any of you have attended this year?   What were your likes or dislikes?   I have attended Summerfair in Cinc…

Started by Suzy Jones

2 Jun 27, 2011
Reply by Suzy Jones

Varnishing a giclee on canvas (of an oil painting)

  I recently had a painting copied as a giclee canvas that someone wants to purchase.  Do I need to varnish it as I would an oil painting? …

Started by Jesse Ensling

1 Jun 22, 2011
Reply by Thaneeya McArdle

"The Mark of a Masterpiece" - an interesting article in The New Yorker

"The Mark of a Masterpiece: The man who keeps finding famous fingerprints on uncelebrated works of art" - David Grann.   I just read this a…

Started by Marcus

2 Jun 14, 2011
Reply by Thaneeya McArdle

Digging up the Mona Lisa

Did you hear how they are excavating the remains of the woman they believe to be the Mona Lisa?

Started by Thaneeya McArdle

8 May 31, 2011
Reply by Iris Schuhmacher



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