By continuing your visit to this site, you accept the use of cookies. They ensure the proper functioning of our services and display relevant ads. Learn more about cookies and act

Not yet registered? Create a OverBlog!

Create my blog

Category "Art & Design"

A guide to the design of vinegar bottles

A guide to the design of vinegar bottles

Containers for vinegar are made of glass because of the acidic nature of the vinegar. These containers have been used to store vinegar for the cook for many years, and are still used nowadays in many countries. You can make your own vinegar and store it in decorative bottles. The design of the vinegar bottle is important. Therefore, read this article, which is a guide to the design of vinegar bottles.
Where to buy Rolf Harris prints

Where to buy Rolf Harris prints

Rolf Harris is an artist, broadcaster and all-round entertainer, scoring number one singles in the charts. Animal Hospital was also hosted by this popular broadcaster. He is also a renowned artist. After being commissioned to do a portrait of the Queen, his prints have shot up in value. However, where can we buy these works of art? Read on this article to know where to buy Rolf Harris prints.
How money is made

How money is made

The origins of money can be traced back to thousands of years ago. While originally the system of money exchange involved commodities such as precious metals, wheat and barley and even beads, eventually a more abstract system was introduced that involved the exchange of tokens. Modern money, in fact, is essentially still a system of tokens. Here, we will be looking at just how money is made.
All about: Cartwheel Arts

All about: Cartwheel Arts

Cartwheel Arts is located in Lancashire. It is a private company as categorised by Welfare Organisations and Social Service. The private company's mission is to promote "social inclusion, cohesion, diversity and regeneration through community participation in vibrant, innovative, high-quality arts projects." Cartwheel Arts has a history of over 20 years in Lacashire. It received funding from Link4Life, Rochdale Boroughwide Cultural Trust, Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities, Arts Council England, and soon by Rochdale MBC.
How to carve sculptures?

How to carve sculptures?

Creating sculptures can be one of the most stimulating, fulfilling and fun activities around. Not only can it be an intellectual pursuit, but it is also a very physical one. There are, of course, many ways of going about creating sculptures, from using old bits of wire twisted together to form simple shapes to carving a life-like statue from stone or bronze. However, one of the best ways to start is wood sculpting. Below is a guide to carving wood sculptures.
A guide to the London International School of Performing Arts

A guide to the London International School of Performing Arts

London International School of Performing Arts (LISPA) is situated at three Mills Studios in the East end of London, and was founded in 2003 by Thomas Prattki of the Ecole Jacques Lecoq, Paris. This article serves as a guide to the London International School of Performing Arts.
A breakdown of five bank logos

A breakdown of five bank logos

Have you ever stopped to take an in-depth look at the logo of your bank? This article will discuss the imagery and the influence a logo has on people when choosing a business to bank with.
All about: Ideas for black rose tattoos

All about: Ideas for black rose tattoos

Black roses are a popular choice of tattoo. You can make yours a bit different by thinking of other designs. This article will look at different ways in which you can make your black rose tattoo special.
Where to find free gift cards

Where to find free gift cards

There are a few places where you can design and produce your own greetings cards. Some of these are online options, others are programmes that can be downloaded or come supplied with your computer software. This article will look at some of the options available and will compare them.
All about Chinese symbol of love

All about Chinese symbol of love

The Chinese symbol of love is based around the symbol for the heart. It shows a desire to offer one’s heart to someone else. It is a human hand reaching out or extending the heart to a person’s hand for friendship. It is called ‘Ai.’ The word love in Chinese is an amalgamation of concepts taught by Confucius, Mozi and Laozi.
How to draw anime feet?

How to draw anime feet?

Anime is an instantly recognisable art style that originates in Japan and has developed a large following in Western cultures. Similar to Manga, anime is short for animation, although both moving and still anime images exist. This tutorial will examine the techniques required to master the art of drawing anime style feet.
How to make a website for kids?

How to make a website for kids?

In this digital generation, more and more children are becoming web surfers. As such, many websites are being aimed specifically at children, both as an entertainment device and marketing tool. This article will show you how to build your own website specifically aimed at children.
A biography of Claire Murray (illustrator)

A biography of Claire Murray (illustrator)

Claire Murray is a freelance illustrator who lives and works in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her style is bold and colourful with a contemporary edginess. Her illustrations are executed with a child-like simplicity and flair. She has worked on a variety of projects from product packaging to characters illustrations for websites. Claire Murray’s work biography is a star-studded affair.