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A variety of memorization techniques, including visualization, mnemonic devices, careful note-taking and repetition, can aid in the remembering of artwork and artists. When studying, the student should establish an envir... More »

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A good painter creates art on a regular basis and explores painting with various mediums, as well as experimenting with other creative materials, such as clay. Trying new skills and techniques is important for a painter ... More »

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Henri Matisse, 1869-1954, was a famous painter in the 1920s. He was a French painter, sculptor and lithographer. Reference.com cites that, along with Pablo Picasso, Matisse is considered one of the two foremost artists o... More »

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Leonardo da Vinci was a painter, theorist, sculptor and artist who became famous for his works that included "Leda and the Swan," "The Last Supper," "Mona Lisa" and "Virgin of the Rocks." His achievements made him a lead... More »

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Some sources for cheap oil paintings include online auction sites such as eBay where you can buy direct from the artist and art clearinghouses that handle “starving artists” sales. You can also buy reasonably priced oil ... More »

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