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Monthly Archives: April 2021

3 Things You Need to Know About Our Master’s in Studio Art Program

An MA Art Program for Art Teachers Seeking Excellence Working in partnership with the prestigious Florence Academy of Art, the School of Atelier Arts recently launched a fully accredited Master’s in Studio Art program that will provide art teachers with … Continue reading

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Deftness of Touch when Drawing

Sensitivity of touch is a necessary skill for drawing at the highest levels. When I started learning how to draw at an atelier, I was completely astonished when observing my very first drawing demonstration. The instructor picked up a piece … Continue reading

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How to Clean Oil Painting Brushes

What exactly should you do with your brushes once you finish oil painting for the day? It depends on who you ask.   Please note that this post contains affiliate links.   Freezer Some artists detest cleaning brushes so much … Continue reading

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BEST DRAWING BOARDS FOR THE ART CLASSROOM

Drawing boards are an essential tool for helping students level up their drawing skillset. But they also pose unique classroom management challenges. So, which drawing boards are the best for teaching art in classrooms? (Please note that this post contains … Continue reading

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WHY DRAWING BOARDS ARE AWESOME FOR TEACHING ART

Drawing boards provide a huge advantage for students who wish to work realistically. They reduce visual distortions when drawing and provide quality work surfaces when rendering. The most important argument for using drawing boards in the classroom is to reduce … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Every Art Teacher Needs a Master’s in Studio Art

Why Should an Art Teacher Get an MA in Studio Art? The Benefits Are Many As an art teacher, you’ve probably thought about enrolling in an MA art program at some point or another, but you’ve held off due to … Continue reading

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