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Painting Art

Using Your Media List, a Press Release Service, and Buying Mailing Lists

As with most forms of marketing and publicity, it’s best to do your prep work well before you will need it. Start way ahead and you’ll reap the benefits. Leave it to the last minute and you’ll be shocked at how ineffective your efforts are.
Your Media List:
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Easy Paint Your Own Pottery Ideas – Spots and Dots Designs

Teapots, mugs, plates covered in spots and dots are extremely stylish and popular at the moment. Emma Bridgewater has her Polka Dot design and visit any household section of department stores you will see lots of spotty and dotty pottery designs. But did you know there are several very simple …

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Art Websites

Pop Art in Britain

The emergence of the pop art movement has its roots in Britain. Historical records indicate that this movement emerged in UK during the 1950s as a direct distinction from the high brow culture of traditional art. This movement challenged everything that traditional art stood for and soon emerged as a …

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The Use of Phi in Painting

Pacioli once said that “without mathematics there is no art”. Leonardo da Vinci’s use of phi in his paintings exemplifies this principle. Phi is known by many names including the Golden Ratio, the Divine Proportion, the Golden Mean, and Mean of Phidias. It is represented by the equation:?=(1+?5)/2 or the …

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Art Painting

Designing Women’s Handbags – The Classic Firm Bodied Purse

A classic purse generally has a firm or somewhat structured body. The older generation would probably refer to these handbags as a pocketbook. There are many elements that go into the designing and sewing a purse to make its structure firm. Although there are varying types, this does not mean …

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Oil Painting

Why Should I Prime Before Painting Cupboards?

Before you choose your cupboard paint or paint colors take a good look at the cabinets your thinking about painting. Make sure they are in good solid shape. Make sure the boxes and doors are not falling apart. Determine what the cupboards are made from, and if there is any …

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Contemporary Art

Advantages of a Clay Pot Over a Plastic Plant Pot

Buying a plant pot is not a simple decision as many of us would like to think of it. With many stylish and quality pots available, making the wrong decision is a possibility. You can find clay pots, plastic pots, glass pots, ceramic pots and many others. If you want …