Art Mediums

How to Use Oil Pastels: 14 Great Oil Pastel Techniques for Beginners or Experts

Oil pastels are a drawing and painting medium that consists of finely ground pigment mixed with a binder made of non-drying oils and wax formed into sticks. This composition gives them a soft and creamy texture and their shape makes them very easy to apply and use. They work amazingly on pretty much any surface, …

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38 Art Mediums to Try: Composition, Characteristics, Uses

Art mediums refer to the materials or tools used by artists to create their artworks. These can range from traditional substances such as oil paints, watercolors, and clay to more unconventional materials like digital software, found objects, or light and sound. The choice of medium directly influences the artwork’s aesthetic qualities, texture, and form, and …

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50 Famous Ceramic Artists You Should Know About

Ceramics are materials made by heating and cooling natural and synthetic materials, primarily clay, at high temperatures to achieve desired properties such as hardness, durability, and resistance to heat and corrosion.  Pottery is the process of handcrafting of useful or ornamental products from clay and other materials. Pottery has been produced for thousands of years …

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