Discover basic art concepts to give yourself a solid foundation of the core principles of art. Whether you're a first-time Crafter or an experienced Artist looking to refresh, these videos explore fundamental theories and techniques in a fun and approachable format that is easy for everyone to understand.
Abstract painting can be easy and fun especially when trying new techniques or styles. Follow along to this tutorial of a Monet-inspired seascape painting done with a palette knife!
Want to give your artwork more depth, dimension, and realism? Lonna Lamb will show you how to do just that in this simple tutorial on how to cast shadows with your paint brush.
Learn how to easily paint leaves by using four different brushes and DecoArt Traditions™ acrylic paint.
In part 2 of cityscape painting, Holly Hanley explains one and two point perspective and demonstrates how to layout your cityscape design using both techniques.
Want to paint your own cityscape? Let Holly Hanley show you the process of finding your inspiration and laying out your design on canvas.
Tips for fabric painting with DecoArt® paints
Join Nicole Wright for a lesson in creating an abstract canvas piece with a palette knife.
Get started with abstract art! Learn how you can turn any inspiration into an abstract piece and see what supplies to use for a basic abstract painting.
Learn 10 techniques for transferring your design patterns to fabric.
Learn how to properly set up a painting workspace for a more organized and productive area to create art.
Painting on fabric can be so much fun! The sky is the limit for creating a wide variety of personalized projects with DecoArt SoSoft Fabric Paint. Follow these simple steps to get started painting on fabric.
DecoArt Designer's Brushes Basic Brushcoat Brush Set is a set of 4 brushes specifically for basecoating and basic brushstroke work. Learn about each brush in the set and see examples of each in use.
Decoupage is the art of decorating surfaces with paper and paper cut-outs. Learn the best technique for using decoupage to enhance art and craft projects.
Learn to prepare wood and terra cotta surfaces with DecoArt Multi-Purpose Sealer two ways: sealing and base coating with paint separately and combining sealer and paint for one easy step!
Practicing brush strokes helps train the hand to control the brush. Learn 6 basic brush strokes with a flat and round brush.
DecoArt Weathered Wood crackle medium adds unique texture and visual interest to a wide range of projects and surfaces. This simple three step process will ensure the best results with every application.
Learn the definition of value, what role it plays in painting, and how you can use value in your arts and craft projects.
Learn to create the perfect color schemes for your arts and craft projects through color theory and the use of the color wheel.