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How to Create the Look of Rain On Stage

How to Create the Look of Rain On Stage

Creating the look of rain on stage requires a carefully orchestrated group of people standing above the stage in the catwalk with large buckets of rice. While some productions use real water, and drainage systems to create the atmosphere of rain on the stage, this process creates mess and usually ca
How to Paint Lockers

How to Paint Lockers

Before you even think about finishing a metal locker with paint, take the necessary steps to improve the metal's adhesive qualities to prevent rapid paint peeling. Because lockers are slick and nonporous, their surfaces resist paint adhesion. Professionals use an acidic etching primer to prepare met
How to Airbrush Tribal Flames

How to Airbrush Tribal Flames

Airbrushing is a technique that is becoming increasingly popular for many avenues of artistic expression. Makeup artists use it to touch up makeup, car detailers use it to emboss elaborate designs in their vehicle projects and craftsmen use it to paint anything from lures to baseball helmets. Tribal
Unfinished Anime

Unfinished Anime

What are some of the anime that never quite made it to the finish line?
How to Draw a Peep

How to Draw a Peep

Peeps are a popular Easter candy made from marshmallow coated with colored sugar. Peeps are comprised of a few simple shapes and details. The rounded marshmallow body and small beak found on Peep candy look surprisingly similar to living yellow chicks. The Just Born candy company introduced the orig
How to Remove Elastameric Paint

How to Remove Elastameric Paint

Elastomeric paint contains thick resin and provides a rubbery, tough finish for surfaces. It's best suited for masonry and other porous surfaces because it covers smoothly, even when applied over surface imperfections. Unfortunately, if you decide you want to remove elastomeric paint later on, you'l
Techniques of Vietnamese Silk Painting

Techniques of Vietnamese Silk Painting

Silk painting is popular in Vietnam and reached its peak from 1925 to 1945. Various techniques have been developed, but the artists favored paint on silk because it creates a mysterious, yet soft, effect that other mediums cannot quite capture.
How to Patch & Paint Cabinets

How to Patch & Paint Cabinets

Old kitchen cabinets need not be replaced when they begin to appear worn or damaged. Instead, take time to patch and paint your existing cabinets and you can save significant money while restoring your dated cabinets to their true potential. The process requires that you first repair any nicks, dent
How to Arrange Manga Panels

How to Arrange Manga Panels

Manga comics have find their foundations in the traditional Japanese performing arts as well as in modern Western comics. These influences give the manga panels their distinctive look. A panel in a comic strip is the box in which the characters are drawn. The box includes not only graphic informatio
How to Draw a 2-D Version of a Ford Mustang

How to Draw a 2-D Version of a Ford Mustang

Drawing anything in “2-D” simply means the image appears flat and you can’t move or rotate it to see any other angle than the one presented. You can draw a 2-D Ford Mustang in any number of mediums including pencil, pen or even digitally in an image editing program. However, it may
How to Draw a Forest

How to Draw a Forest

You can draw a lush forest scene with trees, foliage, leaves and plants in just a few steps. Refer to a photo, or enjoy the outdoors and draw from real life by setting up an easel near the edge of a forest. Draw different types of forests in a sketchbook, such as a redwood forest and a rain forest,
How to Measure Tangential Tension

How to Measure Tangential Tension

Tangential tension is the measure of the pulling force exerted by a string, cable, chain, or similar object which is suspending a rounded object, as well as the force the object is exerting onto the string or cable. The tension, or force (F), is measured in newtons (N), which are equal to an object'
Xpress Custom Print: A Brand Name to Be Able to Reckon Together With

Xpress Custom Print: A Brand Name to Be Able to Reckon Together With

Xpress Custom Print is a pioneer in the segment of printing structured on DFW area, using high tech machines to offer you invaluable services in terms of your needs for making your customised garment which ...
Nana - Two Nanas Meet

Nana - Two Nanas Meet

Aoi Miyazaki and Mika Nakashima in Nana, the movie from VIZ Pictures. Nana is a live-action Japanese romantic rock and roll movie based on the shojo manga series by Ai Yazawa, starring Mika Nakashima and Aoi Miyazaki.
Charcoal Portrait Techniques

Charcoal Portrait Techniques

Charcoal is a perfect medium for a portrait. With charcoal, the artist can render every tone from deepest black to pure white and many textures from the smooth texture of the skin to the curliest hair. The quality of the charcoal line is unique and beautiful. In addition, charcoal is one of humanit