Artful Resources

Links, articles, and other useful information for Art League artists. Topics include how to build an online presence for your art, how to craft an artist statement or photograph your work, online resources, and other helpful tips where we find them.

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New to Painting? Read Our Guides to Brushes & Paint

Read on for a crash course and links to more info. And best of luck on your creative journey! Read more →

Updated: Where to Find Public Domain Images for Your Artwork

For creating a new collage, mixed media work, or even just painting from a reference photograph, these sites will be a great resource. Read more →

Repost: How & Why to Sign Your Artwork

The most common mistake artists make with signatures is not signing artwork in the first place. Read more →

Never Fear! Cure Your FOMA in December

F.O.M.A. (noun): “fear of missing art”; the nagging feeling that cool art events are passing you by.  Read more →

1,001 Gift Ideas for the Art-Lover You Love

Whether that special someone loves making art, learning about it, or just appreciating it, there are lots of opportunities to give them something special. Read more →

Robot Portraits, Blacker Paint, Exhibits to See, & More Links

Chihuly in court, Singularity Black, android portraits, become a docent, and fall exhibits and festivals. Read more →