Creator's Central

Whether you're looking for tips and tricks, tutorials, or inspiration for your next design, we'll be here to guide your creative endeavors and make your artistic journey as smooth as possible.

  • August Artist Interview - Andrea Ehrhardt
    August 12, 2019 ARTEZA Collaborator

    August Artist Interview - Andrea Ehrhardt

    Meet Andrea Ehrhardt, a thriving professional painter who enjoys using Arteza Acrylics for her artwork. She has been passionate about art since she was a kid and now gets to live her dream of being a full-time artist. Andrea likes...

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  • 10 Creative Exercises to Help Get Your Juices Flowing
    August 28, 2018 ARTEZA Collaborator

    10 Creative Exercises to Help Get Your Juices Flowing

    Creativity doesn’t always come easy. Of course, some people are born creative thinkers while others need to work a bit harder. But, even the most inventive, artistic people have days where the creative process comes to a screeching halt. The machine stops running, the ideas stop flowing, and everything about the artwork starts feeling stale.

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  • 10 Watercolor Tips & Tricks to Make You an Expert
    August 13, 2018 ARTEZA Collaborator

    10 Watercolor Tips & Tricks to Make You an Expert

    Anyone who’s ever painted with watercolors knows that mastering the medium is difficult. Water, after all, is quite hard to control. It runs, drips and reacts to the paper in all kinds of unexpected ways. These effects can be frustrating for those who want complete control over their paint. No worries, we’ve compiled some tips and techniques you can use to become a watercolor pro.
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  • The Do’s and Don’ts of Oil Painting
    July 31, 2018 ARTEZA Collaborator

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Oil Painting

    From Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa to Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night Over the Rhone, many of the world’s most renowned works of art were created with oil. Reasonably so — it offers enough challenge and technicality to help you grow as an artist. Therefore, don't be afraid to create your own timeless, notable masterpiece using this true-and-tried medium, but keep the following tips in mind while you're at it. 

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  • 15 Must-See Art Museums (And the Masterpieces that Live in Them)
    July 25, 2018 ARTEZA Collaborator

    15 Must-See Art Museums (And the Masterpieces that Live in Them)

    Thinking about going on vacation? We’ve compiled a list of 15 art museums you may want to plan your trip around. If you’re ever struggling with artist’s block, step away from your work and head to the nearest one. There’s no better way to find inspiration than to spend some time with the work of other artists. A few hours in a good museum will have you itching to get back to the studio.
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  • 5 Tips for Overcoming Artist’s Burnout
    July 10, 2018 ARTEZA Collaborator

    5 Tips for Overcoming Artist’s Burnout

    Feeling burnt out? Don’t be discouraged. Even the most renowned artists have felt artistically brain-fried at some point. Think about it this way: if you sprint on full speed for hours on end, you’ll eventually get tired and need to recover (unless you’re Forrest Gump). But once you do, you bounce back even stronger. You were born to let your creativity blaze; here are five tips to help you re-ignite the flame.
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  • Advanced Collage Tips for Adults
    January 2, 2018 Karolina P

    Advanced Collage Tips for Adults

    Artist Henry Matisse had it right when he said,  “Creativity takes courage”. The beauty of art and collaging is that there is no wrong way to do something. It’s about your vision, your feeling, and passion for your piece. That being said, it’s great to learn a few new techniques or gain a new perspective.
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  • Japanese Art
    December 20, 2017 Karolina P

    Japanese Art

    Let’s take a tour through some of the most famous and influential work from the history of Japanese art. We’ll start off in the Edo Period, where pleasure ruled all, and end in a room full of polka dots.
    Japanese Art is as varied and diverse as the country itself. Marked by periods of both relative isolation and powerful influence from others, namely from China and the West, Japanese art has always had the ability to absorb and imitate other forms of expressions.
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  • Landscape Painting
    October 20, 2017 Karolina P

    Landscape Painting

    For centuries artists have looked to Mother Nature for creative inspiration. In fact, Mother Nature has been the subject of countless paintings, drawings, sketches and sculptures, each representing her breathtaking beauty.

    Landscape painting or sketching are examples of this, where the focus of the artwork is on trees, mountains, forests, deserts, waterfalls, cliffs and valleys, any natural landscape that is spread out in front of us, or in our minds. Whether you want to paint in large, wide strokes, or tiny detail,  check out Arteza’s range of canvas boards and panels, from big to small.

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