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How to Paint Tree Branches: Two Approaches

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Painting | Comments

Learn to paint tree branches with different amounts of detail through two approaches demonstrated in these step-by-step guides. Paint quick and easy branches for landscape studies or fast plein air paintings, or detailed ones for fine art paintings and botanical art.

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Enter to WIN a Soft Pastel Set to Add Radiant Color to your Artwork!

Posted by on Dec 13, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Drawing, Painting |

Imagine the color you could add to your artwork with this amazing 50-piece set of soft pastels! Enter to win this set before it's too late!

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Learn How to Paint a Sweet Snowman With Simple Steps

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Drawing, Painting | Comments

If you're afraid of watercolors, get started with this incredibly adorable project! Painting a snowman is the friendliest way to dive in and it's easy with these steps!

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Day 12 Is Here! Discover the Winner of a Lifetime of Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

On the 12th and final day of the 12 Days of Craftsy, discover the winner of the biggest gift of the season: FREE Craftsy classes for a lifetime!

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#TrimTheTree on Day 11 of 12 Days of Craftsy!

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

For day 11, forget the tinsel and trim the tree with your own ornaments! You'll be rockin' around the Christmas tree with amazing creations to share in Craftsy's #TrimTheTree contest. Enter and you could win three FREE Craftsy classes!

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12 Days of Craftsy: Day 10 Revealed

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Santa's Craftsy elves have been hard at work putting together today's 12 Days of Craftsy surprise: a collection of special mystery boxes you can enter to WIN!

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