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Basic Leather Working Tools For Beginners

Leather working is a craft that has been around for more than twenty centuries. Leather was used to make a variety of necessities from belts to sandals. Today, leather work hasn’t lost any of its appeal and can pretty much still be used for some of the same purposes. For a beginner looking to venture […]

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Flower Pressing Art for Beginners

Flower pressing basically involves flattening petals and leaves to remove moisture and make decorative pieces. There are many things you can do with pressed flowers including sticking them to fabrics or placing them in frames to make home decorations and gifts. Though it might seem intimidating, flower pressing is a relatively easy process only requiring […]

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All You Need to Know About Rock Painting

Rock painting can be a great way to pass time. It’s fun, addictive and above all inexpensive. Once you get the hang of it, rock painting can be a great way to spend time with your family and let those creative juices flow. As with any other craft, there are things you need to know […]

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How to Process Your Own Clay for Pottery

The processing of clay to make pottery was a milestone for man. It meant having light and durable storage vessels. Furthermore, clay was readily available from the environment thus inexpensive. Centuries later, decorative pieces came to be, identifying communities through their unique styles. Today, pottery is a very relaxing and fun form of art with […]

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Tips for selecting the right Watercolor Paper

It’s not uncommon for people to feel daunted and confused by the sheer volume of paper choices whenever they walk into an art shop. Perhaps the last time you walked into one you got flustered and decided to walk out. When it comes to watercolor painting, it’s important to choose the right quality paper as […]

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