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Free Online self-paced art classes from majot universities

10 University Art Classes You Can Take for Free Online

Learn a new creative skill or delve into art history and graphic design through online courses offered by Harvard, Yale, CalArts, and more.

Emotional intelligence isn't all about being sweet and chipper, says Harvard psychologist and researcher Daniel Goleman. Every moment is an opportunity to strengthen these overlooked skills that will lead you to greater success. So ask yourself: What are your strengths? Where could you use improvement?

Harvard researcher says the most emotionally intelligent people have these 12 traits. Which do you have?

Emotional intelligence isn't all about being sweet and chipper, says Harvard psychologist and researcher Daniel Goleman. Every moment is an opportunity to strengthen these overlooked skills that will lead you to greater success. So ask yourself: What are your strengths? Where could you use improvement?

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How Valuable ART Businesses Are Built (…by real artists who didn’t get lucky) - Learn How to Sell Art Online - Art Storefronts Blog

How Valuable ART Businesses Are Built (...by real artists who didn't get lucky)Photographers and artists who sell $150k+ of ART annually do things VERY differently from the norm. chevron-down How Valuable ART Businesses are Built (...by real artists who didn't get lucky)Photographers and artists who sell $150k+ of ART annually do things VERY differently from …

Society of children's Book Writers Featured Illustrator: Thalita Dol

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Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

What is corporate arts-based learning?   Corporate arts-based learning is an interdisciplinary approach to learning, using the arts as a pathway to explore non-art topics such as leadership and management in business. Artforms include painting, sculpting, theatre improv, storytelling,  poetry, and music.  The goal of arts-based learning is not to teach people to be artists, but to create immersive

Arts in Business: Corporate arts-based learning

Corporate arts-based learning uses artistic process as a pathway for exploring non-art topics such as creativity, collaboration, leadership and innovation

Guest Post: Lisa Cinelli–Crafting a Picture Book Dummy | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation
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Guest Post: Lisa Cinelli–Crafting a Picture Book Dummy | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation

Thanks to Lisa Cinelli for writing this wonderful post! Illustrated by Lisa CinelliWhat is a picture book? Traditionally 32 pages long, a picture book is a three-dimensional object meant to be held, often shared, while turning pages to reveal a story through picture sequences with a beginning, middle, and end in words and pictures. Even with a wordless picture book, the illustrations "tell" a story. A picture book needs to be "seen". A true picture book cannot be read over the radio and be…

Unlock your inner storyteller and illustrate a picture book that will captivate children and publishers alike.

The Art of the Picture Book

Published illustrator Shadra Strickland guides you through the foundational techniques you need to create strong visual stories. Delve into various picture-book structures and select the best format for your work. Discover Shadra’s secrets for using simple shapes to build complex, expressive characters. Gain critical insight into book pacing, imagery, and text placement by creating a storyboard. Develop thematic boards and color studies to give your illustrations the depth they deserve…

Sondheim Artscape Prize

VISUAL-ARTS :: SONDHEIM ARTSCAPE PRIZE

Sondheim Artscape Prize

Sondheim Artscape Prize

VISUAL-ARTS :: SONDHEIM ARTSCAPE PRIZE

Sondheim Artscape Prize

She Gave Millions to Artists Without Credit. Until Now. - The New York Times

She Gave Millions to Artists Without Credit. Until Now. (Published 2018)

She Gave Millions to Artists Without Credit. Until Now. - The New York Times

Arts-based learning for business provides a crucible for creativity, innovation and transformation Dramatic changes in markets, technology and global competition create the context for arts-based learning in business. Relying solely on logic, analysis and problem-solving skills is insufficient in today’s rapidly changing environment. Leaders need a new set of skills to cope with uncertainty and complexity. Businesses are looking for

A Context for Arts-Based Learning for Business

Arts-based learning for business provides the crucible for creativity, innovation and transformation that helps us thrive in a world of change.

Graduate Programs | MICA
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Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs | MICA

This series of 8 lively lectures features expert thought-leaders and scholars in their respective fields. Register for a lecture online.
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Living With The Land Lecture Series | Register Online | Arcosanti

This series of 8 lively lectures features expert thought-leaders and scholars in their respective fields. Register for a lecture online.

Workshops for children's authors and illustrators led by children's publishing professionals: editors, writers, art directors, publishers, agents and academics.

Children's Authors, Illustrators Workshops | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation

Workshops for children's authors and illustrators led by children's publishing professionals: editors, writers, art directors, publishers, agents and academics.

Our first Illustrator Gather was fabulous! Shadra Strickland and Kelly Light made us laugh and talked about: Their illustration practice, process, craft books and tools How important it is to find 15 minutes a day to write or draw right now--to keep things percolating Not getting "too precious" with early drafts--just get it out of your head How important it is, if you draw for children, to be in touch with the part of you that never grew up Feeding your creativity with corkboard on your…

#HFGather: Illustrator Inspiration from Shadra Strickland & Kelly Light | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation

Our first Illustrator Gather was fabulous! Shadra Strickland and Kelly Light made us laugh and talked about: Their illustration practice, process, craft books and tools How important it is to find 15 minutes a day to write or draw right now--to keep things percolating Not getting "too precious" with early drafts--just get it out of your head How important it is, if you draw for children, to be in touch with the part of you that never grew up Feeding your creativity with corkboard on your…

Breaking Through Those Creative Blocks | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation

Breaking Through Those Creative Blocks | Workshops for Children's Authors & Illustrators | Highlights Foundation

We'd like to thank illustrator Anna Raff for this inspiring blog post! Anna is on the faculty for Master Class in Illustration: Narrative Picture-Making. Being a creative person means you will undoubtedly experience moments when you don't want to make anything. Whatever muse helped you put pen/paint/stylus to paper/screen in the past, might go missing. Ideas that used to flow freely are somehow out of reach. You feel disconnected from your world, like an existential crisis. Acknowledging the…