How To Paint A Basic Wreath

Have you ever wondered how to paint clean and elegant wreaths? Now is your chance! In our November blog, featured artist Justine Lazo gives you step-by-step instructions on how to paint the perfect watercolor wreath, just in time for the holidays. How To: Basic Wreath Tutorial by Justine Lazo (@jusebox) [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:45-08:00November 29th, 2018|Blog|

Social Media & Sharing Your Art

By Kelly Klapstein (@kellycreates) Many people don’t realize that I’ve had a blog and YouTube channel for quite a long time and started using them actively when I began designing and teaching paper crafts, like scrapbooking and card making, in the creative industry 10 years ago. [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00September 20th, 2018|Blog|

Overcoming Obstacles

By Amanda Zito (@Blindthistle) Being an artist is a tumultuous life to begin with: dealing with self-doubt, art blocks, and everything in between. But what if all of a sudden you have to deal with more? @blindthistle wrote a beautiful blog about her recent wrist injury [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00August 24th, 2018|Blog|

Juggling Art & Parenthood

By David Chung Being a parent and balancing your not child-related passions is incredibly difficult, especially at the beginning. Take a look at @theultrachung's advice on how to get back in the art game after you bring home your bundle of joy. Would you like to [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00July 25th, 2018|Blog|

Getting Your Work Out in the World!

Written by Molly Egan As if creating work isn’t difficult enough, promoting it and gaining attention is a whole other animal. I’d be lying if I told you that I have it all figured out, but I have learned from successes and failures along the way. [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00April 24th, 2018|Blog|

Pursuing a Creative Life in 10-Minutes a Day

Tonya Lee is one of Pentalic’s featured artists, thanks to her perseverance and can-do attitude. She recently sat down to share advice with fellow Pentalic artists about creating meaningful and flexible art pieces. Written by Tonya Lee Hello there! I’m Tonya from Scratchmade Journal, and I’m [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00February 28th, 2018|Blog|

Draw and Don’t Look Back

Written by Zofia Chrzan Instagram: @zooofiaa Hello everyone! If you're reading this, chances are, you're an artist. Or you want to be! Or you used to be! No matter which tense or art medium you find yourself in, I think we can all agree on several facts. [...]

2024-02-16T09:40:46-08:00January 30th, 2018|Blog|