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How to Make Animated Cartoons for Free

How to Make Animated Cartoons for Free

Making an animated cartoon requires creativity, dedication and patience, but it doesn't necessarily require money. You can use freely available resources on the web to research and analyze animation and to educate yourself about how to make an animated cartoon. Once you've come up with an idea, exec
Can You Spray Polyurethane on Oil Paint?

Can You Spray Polyurethane on Oil Paint?

Polyurethane is a finish that is relatively simple to apply, and that can give a professional finish that both protects a paint job and looks great. It works well for DIY decorative projects, protecting a faux finish, or just to put a nice glossy sheen on a surface such as a table or shelf. Spraying
How to Make Postcards Step by Step

How to Make Postcards Step by Step

Making postcards to mail out as a thank you card an advertisement or an invitation is a great way to go. Postcards are less expensive to mail and are simple to make.
How to Make Light Screens for Discos

How to Make Light Screens for Discos

When planning that disco night party, you want to get the illumination just right and create the disco ambiance you want. This will give your party crowd that dancing mood. As you are adding the colored light filters, think of color balance, keeping enough warm lights such as red and yellow, as well
How to Paint With Guache

How to Paint With Guache

Gouache (pronounced "gwash") is a type of water-soluble paint that is much like watercolor paint, though it is more opaque. It is diluted with water and applied to heavy paper with a brush in much the same way, but because it is not as translucent as watercolor paint, the artist does not rely on the
How to Paint a Gargoyle

How to Paint a Gargoyle

The stone gargoyle from the Gothic period usually refers to a grotesque beast perched on its haunches seen leaning several feet outward from the edge of buildings. More than just a cosmetic attachment, the gargoyle acts as a waterspout designed to divert water from roofs and parapets. Today stone ga
How to Draw a Self-Portrait

How to Draw a Self-Portrait

Self-portraits are common among artists, possibly because you don't have to pay yourself to sit for a portrait and you're always available. Plus, you've probably looked at your face about a million times and are very familiar with your features and facial expressions. Self-portraits also make a valu
Sakura Joined Sasuke!

Sakura Joined Sasuke!

Oh no, to the great followers of Sakura this should be a low blow. Sakura has always been the person who controls the emotions of the group and asked everyone to do the right thing from the first episodes of Naruto to the present day.
What Kind of Paint to Use on Cedar Siding

What Kind of Paint to Use on Cedar Siding

Unlike most types of wood, cedar contains a large amount of sap-based natural tannins, making cedar one of the most durable and weather resistant natural woods known. These tannins, however, are located just under the surface of the wood, and when painted over, they have a tendency to bleed through
Anime TV Series That Are Most Popular

Anime TV Series That Are Most Popular

Anime TV series are as popular as movies. But some of them are world famous. The article presents the collection of popular anime TV series.
The Crowd Goes Wild For Junko Takeuchi

The Crowd Goes Wild For Junko Takeuchi

A gallery of images from the annual New York-area comics and anime convention.
How to Apply Glaze Over Tissue Paper Painted Walls

How to Apply Glaze Over Tissue Paper Painted Walls

Customizing your walls with tissue paper is fairly simple to do and can be used to create various effects, which include giving the walls a leather-like or mottled appearance. These effects can be enhanced by applying a glaze over the tissue paper. The glaze can be in a contrasting or a similar colo
How to Do a Story Mural

How to Do a Story Mural

Words in storybooks tell a story quite memorably. However, if you want to truly inspire your imagination, try a mural that tells your eyes the endeavors of characters in a scene. Paint a colorful story mural on a wall in your home, in the living room, basement or a bedroom.
How to Register a Crate GTD65 Amp

How to Register a Crate GTD65 Amp

When you purchase a Crate amplifier, it's a good idea to register it with the manufacturer. Doing so gives you access to information not accessible to the general public, including recall notifications (should a recall be initiated). It also keeps a record of your purchase for warranty information.
Taimashin: The Red Spider Exorcist Volume 1

Taimashin: The Red Spider Exorcist Volume 1

Read a review of Taimashin: The Red Spider Exorcist Volume 1, a horror manga series by Hideyuki Kikuchi and Shin Yong-Gwan from Digital Manga Publishing. Megumi is a Japanese woman working in Korea who is bedeviled by a series of horrifying demons. Her only hope may be Fujiwara, an exorcist with sup
Half Moon Bookstore

Half Moon Bookstore

Canadians looking for an anime fix now have a new place to hang. Get the details here.
How to Draw Eyes

How to Draw Eyes

Eyes are arguably the most important part of the face, the key to facial expressions which reveal emotions and tell a story. It can take a lot of practice and patience to draw eyes that look realistic and give life to a character.