Basic Arts & Crafts Tips

Arts and crafts are fun projects that anyone can do, and learning how to make a color wheel and how to choose colored pencils is a great start. Get basic arts and crafts tips with this free video series on art.

Series Summary

Painting is the art of using a pigmented medium to create a picture of reality filtered through the imagination, the senses, emotions and life experience. Artists the world over have multiplied the uses of painting as a vital mode of human expression, whether recording history, retelling myth and legend, expressing religious fervor or exploring the unknown. From early history to the present, it is recorded that humans strive to graphically represent the world. In this free video series on art, a professional artist demonstrates a few simple tips for doing arts and crafts. Discover how easy it is to make a color wheel that can be used as reference for future projects. Get tips on mixing purple paint, and find out how to make a stencil for spray paint. Even organize an art station by separating colored pencils. Get creative with these helpful art hints.

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  • How to Make a Color Wheel

    To make a color wheel, divide a circle into twelve equal parts and use the primary colors yellow, red and blue to create secondary and tertiary colors in chromatic order.… Read More

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