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Repost: How & Why to Sign Your Artwork

What's the first thing you do after you've finished a piece of artwork? Frame it? Take a photo? Put it on your website? Not so fast. Before you do anything else, you need to sign it. 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 →

How and Why to Sign Your Artwork

Signing your artwork is a must. Here's the right way to do it. Read more →

The Challenge of Critiquing Your Own Work

One of the best things about taking an art class or taking your work to a critique is getting feedback from fresh eyes. But how do you get the fresh perspective to objectively, critically evaluate your own work in progress? How do you know when it’s ready? How do you challenge yourself to keep improving? Read more →