Digital painting for beginners

Hey artist! Painting and art, in general, is all about bringing your creativity out (in this case, on a picture). Although people are born with the natural talent of drawing & painting, I believe everyone can learn to draw, paint and make art. If you are one of both, I’m here to give you aContinue reading “Digital painting for beginners”

Fundamental stuff in visual art I wish I knew

Hi! You want to go into art and you hear words described as ‘art language’ but can’t seem to get your head around it, well, I’m here to help. Now that you have been inspired to take part in visual arts for instance painting, you have scrolled through lovely art on social media, followed yourContinue reading “Fundamental stuff in visual art I wish I knew”

Reasons why drawing from your imagination is complex and how to beat that.

Taking a picture from your imagination or head and replicating it on a canvas or paper is quite different from drawing from reference or observation. Drawing from observation is basically studying things like your surroundings or an object and replicating what you see on a flat surface. What you observe is the object(s) structure, lightingContinue reading “Reasons why drawing from your imagination is complex and how to beat that.”

Where to find and buy art in Nigeria

We sometimes want to invest in our places, gadgets and refrigerator surfaces, with beautiful and eye-catching art but things like delivery period and getting it at a good price can be a problem.If you stay in Nigeria, you might think finding artworks to buy is hard or only available at a particular location, (e.g Lagos)Continue reading “Where to find and buy art in Nigeria”

Process shots : village in the forest + brushes used

Hi! Welcome to the blog. On this post I will be sharing how I finished this artwork through process shorts and also some techniques and brushes I used to achieve texture and shapes. I hope you find it helpful and enjoy how art is made πŸ˜„ About the artwork. Also check it out on InstagramContinue reading “Process shots : village in the forest + brushes used”

Book review | funny men cannot be trusted

On this post, I’ll be reviewing the book funny men cannot be trusted, an anthology by poet Tolu Akinyemi. back story I took some time off Instagram and I stopped posting in general, to just sit back and get inspired. For the short bit, I decided to read more of poetry especially the contemporary ones,Continue reading “Book review | funny men cannot be trusted”

Freebie ideas for art bloggers to get email list opt-ins

These are 5 Freebie options to choose from to get readers opting into your email list. The things I blog about on my blog are lifestyle art and literature. As an art blogger who wants my readers to join my email list, It will be nice to have a freebie to give to the newContinue reading “Freebie ideas for art bloggers to get email list opt-ins”

List of my recent art + the inspiration & message behind.

I figured that it will be fun to share some of my art – as a digital artist and what was the inspiration. I get inspired by almost everything nice (LOL), my surrounding, the people I meet or see, Pinterest… Yes, Pinterest. So let’s cut inβ€” just for saying, most if not all of myContinue reading “List of my recent art + the inspiration & message behind.”

I printed out my design and it looks lovely!

I decided to print out one of my designs on a mug, and not just leave it there in my gallery, looking digital (πŸ˜•). Well, it turned out great! It made me appreciate it more seeing it there pasted on this mug. I’m still yet to use it, the mug sits there like it’s actuallyContinue reading “I printed out my design and it looks lovely!”