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That Fear in Making Art

Hey everyone, it’s Nicholas Wilton at Art2Life. I’m here with Maizy and we’re in the studio. I’m standing in front of a really large painting. It’s an eight foot painting that I haven’t done before this size. And so all week I’ve been kind of looking at this thing over here, and just remembering that, in the process of art…

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How to Use a Roller in Your Art
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How to Use a Roller in Your Art

– [Nicholas] I’m pretty impatient, so I like to, sometimes I just skip the palette altogether, but you can take paint from your palette or whatever, but I really like squeeze bottles because they’re so quick. And then I can roll this out, and you can see how, what’s cool about a roller is that it repeats itself, and kinda…

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Do you love that ugly stage in your art?
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Do you love that ugly stage in your art?

Hey everyone, it’s Nicholas Wilton at Art2Life and I wanna talk about that ugly stage that most people’s work goes through. And I saw this really cool comment from Denise Mill who was talking about it’s hard for her to remember but she tries to that, that ugly stage of her painting, actually is a helpful thing. And it’s not…

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Art Studio Tour 2020
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Art Studio Tour 2020

Hi and welcome to my art studio tour! I am Caro Arevalo, a Peruvian visual artist based in Brooklyn. Before we go any further with this video I just want to say that you don’t need any of this in order to make art; you don’t need a big studio nor all the things in here. I’ve been in this…

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Her art is her co-pilot
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Her art is her co-pilot

I have been in a relationship since I was like 18. One or another, and I think that it’s very easy for women to get lost in the shadow of a person, especially if they’re a strong personality, which my husband was. So I just, you know, very typical of women from my generation, just fell into being like a…

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