Pastel is a widely used conventional technique which is often made use of for a long time. Its vivid and bright colors and simplicity of use seem to have been attracting artists for all of that time. Pastels are amazing medium, making it possible for an artist to make just about any feeling within the piece of art. They tend to be very flexible and highly versatile and enable artists to try things out in a lot more ways unlike any other mediums provide. They have got a richness about them which provides the refined artwork a stunning glow. The art created by working with pastels is called pastel painting. Pastel paintings have a relatively distinctive look and feel because the medium is one-of-a-kind. Pastel paintings usually are far more reflective as compared to paints and also the hues generally look like they are a bit more intense.
In case you are thinking about playing with pastels, you may browse this Spectacular Collection of Pastel Paintings to be inspired with. This list may bring fresh ideas in creating a high quality art. Have fun!
Moleskine is popularly known in 19th and 20th century Europe as a brand of notebooks or sketchbooks manufactured by an Italian based company that is generally made of an acid-free paper and typically bound in a coated paper cardboard. These notebooks became a noticeable creative tool for those culturally or stylistically advanced artists who love to sketch or draw their ideas and captured extemporary scenes on streets and café’s. Famous talented artists like Oscar Wilde, Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway and Henri Matisse used these Moleskine notebooks in sketching their arts in old times.
Here is our Collection of the Creative Artworks Sketched on Moleskine Notebooks. These moleskine art sketches and drawings were done by some artists around the web with great skills and creativity. Find your best pick and feel free to leave a comment below. Hope that you will be inspired in browsing at this collection.
More and more websites are targeting children as their visitors due to the fact that millions of children use the internet and are coming online each year. These websites have contents that are very entertaining and educational. Websites designed for kids are completely different from the websites designed for adults. Backgrounds with bright colors, attractive fonts that are easy to read and large images or animations for communication are just a few of the things that kids love in a design. These are the things that captivate the kids when visiting a website.
Below you will find Attractive Websites that are Designed Especially for Kids. Take a look at these websites and learn the interesting design elements and layouts presented that help keep the children interested and stimulated. What website does your kid visit the most?
Black and white photography is known to be the root of photographic process. Many photographers are using this type of photography because it is timeless and classy. This is totally different from other types of photography which are colorful and eye-catching. Black and white photography lacks hue. Its visual presentation is not the factor to stand out but its ability to communicate or send the message with the absence of colors. Some of the important elements that draws our attention in a black and white photography are composition, lighting, perspective and the context it is shot.
Take a look at these Elegant and Classy Examples of Black and White Photography for your inspiration. If you’ll find something interesting, just click on the image or view the source to see a larger version of the photo and to view more work from the photographer. Enjoy browsing!
A new year has come. Therefore, it is a time for us to search for a new calendar that will be posted in our wall or will be placed in our desks. A calendar is a very important physical device in our everyday life as they are helpful in managing our personal schedules, time, and activities especially when we are very busy with our career and other responsibilities. We usually see a calendar that is designed in its standard linear fashion in which the month is drawn in bold while the days are placed below within a rigid grid structure. However, today we will be sharing several calendars that are designed differently but are still usable and symbolizes the same function.
Here are the Unusual and Creative Designs of 2011 Calendar for your inspiration. These designs are visually appealing as compare to the plain and boring everyday looking calendars. Check them out! Which of these calendars look very creative for you?
A door stop is a wedge attached to a wall or inserted beneath the door to hold it open at a desired position. It is also used to prevent the door from the impact of striking into the wall. It was believed that a door stop was created because ancient doors were heavy so an equally heavy stop was required to prevent the blowing wind to shut it. We usually make any item into a door stop but because of our craftsmanship, door stops nowadays are being modified and are now decorative objects aside from serving a utilitarian purpose.
Here is our collection of Unusual and Creative Designs of a Door Stop that could inspire you in spicing up your home and could probably serve as an attraction for your guests. Most of these designs are seen in the market. Try to look at these funny and eye-catching door stop designs and enjoy watching!
Sign up page or a log in page is a small part of your website wherein a visitor will enter data and fill out the form in order to register. It is important to have an attractive and organized sign up page because as we all know, filling out information is uninteresting. Having a creative and attention-demanding illustration is helpful to turn your visitors into constant subscribers or members.
Here, we have showcased some of the interesting and beautifully-designed sign up or login page form that we have found over the net. Hoping that you’ll be inspired to create a best-looking login form or improve your own sign up page through this collection.
Bokeh is a Japanese term that comes from the word boke which means ‘blur’ or ‘haze’, meaning the aesthetic quality of the blur. In photography, it is the appearance of the out-of-focus background of a subject produced by a camera lens using a shallow dept of field. Though bokeh is often claimed as an unwanted element in photography, most photographers are still using the effect of bokeh in their photos because the subject can be focused through the effect of the blur background. In this article, we are featuring females as the subject of our photographic portrait.
Here are the 30+ Dazzling Beauty of Female Portraits Inspired by Bokeh. Take a look at these elegant girls on their best pose. See how the subject is being emphasized by blurring the background. Be inspired by these photos!