An Introduction to Art Therapy: What is Art Therapy, How to Get Started in Art Therapy as a Career & Art Therapy Resources

Introduction to Art Therapy While not everyone would agree with the policies of Vladimir Putin, few would object to his observations that “the new generation … needs to be raised with good artistic taste and the ability to understand and value the theatrical, dramatic and musical arts”. Referring to the …

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Design & Multi-Media Career Tips From Nicki Hart: YouTube Star, Extraordinary Teacher, Creative Director

I came across Nicki Hart’s YouTube channel after I had watched tens of different instructional videos and was getting desperate. My InDesign project was stuck and none of the videos I had watched so far had clear and complete instructions. What really distinguished Nicki’s video was that she anticipated the …

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How To Review Any Book In 7 Steps

Most Important: Do not give away the story! There are 7 steps in writing a book review. Step – I Plan your review. Think about your readers. Who would be reading your review? Do you want to do a descriptive review or critical review? The wisest course of action is …

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Seven days In The Art World – by Sarah Thornton

“Art is the exotic domain of mysterious creatures who paint in ‘north-facing rooms’ in the villages of Paris at the feet of whimsical masters. These mysterious creatures are often nocturnal, living on a diet of paint thinners and pigment powders. Often they produce masterpieces which are really more of a …

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The New Art Market: Contemporary Realism

“The human soul needs beauty more than bread.” – D.H. Lawrence Realism encourages creating works of art inspired by our own experiences in nature and life. While learning how to paint, a beginner realist artist produces art which may be called representational. However, as one gains brush mileage and experience, …

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