Modern Masters: Salvador Dali [VIDEO]

It seems to be documentary season here in my house. I found another fantastic art documentary on YouTube – this time about the king of surrealism, Salvador Dali. Feel free to watch it here to discover what a unique and authentic character he was – and always true to his art: What I particularly enjoyed was the presenter’s attempt to deconstruct Dali’s art… whereas the … Continue reading Modern Masters: Salvador Dali [VIDEO]

Heritage Craft Acrylic

7 Reasons why acrylic paint is better than oil paint

I don’t want to start a raging art debate… oh, no, wait… I do! Acrylic paint is by far the superior medium when it comes to the question of acrylics vs oils. Consider this the artists’ practical guide to why acrylic paint is better than oil paint: 1. Acrylic dries FAST Acrylic paint dries VERY fast. Sure, you can get a retardant medium to slow … Continue reading 7 Reasons why acrylic paint is better than oil paint