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  • Beginner artist

    Posted by Alisha on December 3, 2023 at 3:17 pm

    How to start and keep going as a beginner artist?

    And what are the important elements of art that beginners are required to keep in mind as they go ?

    Aditi replied 4 months, 3 weeks ago 3 Members · 2 Replies
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  • Deveshi

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    December 4, 2023 at 1:50 pm
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    The world of art is very fascinating. Starting and sustaining your journey as a beginner artist can be both exciting and challenging. To begin with, you can explore different forms of art, such as sketching, watercoloring, oil painting, acrylics, etc., and find out what you enjoy doing the most. Once you’ve started, you can follow tutorials and read books to gain knowledge and apply it. Try to be consistent in your practice. This will not only hone your skills but also make you feel relaxed and satisfied. Ask your family and friends for feedback on your art. It will help you identify areas for improvement and grow as an artist.

    You can follow artists and visit art exhibitions near you. Discovering what resonates with you can keep you motivated. Don’t be afraid to try new things. Experimenting with different styles and techniques can help you discover your unique artistic voice.

    There are various important elements of art for beginners, such as:
    Lines: Lines can define shapes, create textures, and convey movement. Shape and Form: Understand how to use shapes to create forms. Practicing basic geometry and organic shapes is crucial.
    Color: Learn about the color wheel and color mixing techniques.
    Composition: Learn the basics of composition, including the rule of thirds, leading lines, and focal points.
    Space: Explore the concept of positive and negative space.

    Enjoy the process, stay curious, and be patient with yourself as you develop your skills.

  • Aditi

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    December 4, 2023 at 3:04 pm
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    To start as a beginner artist, begin with what you enjoy drawing or painting. Practice regularly, and don’t worry about perfection. Keep going by setting small goals and celebrating progress. Important elements include understanding shapes, lines, colors, and shading. Experiment, have fun, and embrace mistakes—they’re part of learning. Seek inspiration from others, and don’t compare yourself too much. Enjoy the process, and your skills will grow over time.

    • This reply was modified 4 months, 3 weeks ago by  Aditi Atri.
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