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Color of the Year

Carson Arthur | Posted 11.03.2014 | HuffPost Home
Carson Arthur

So what makes a good first impression? Truth is, the color of your home is often the very first thing potential buyers notice when looking at a prospective house. Paint has never been so important.

WTF Is Paint Primer, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 10.03.2014 | HuffPost Home

Some home chores become second nature. Take painting, for example: You throw down a drop cloth, grab a brush and get to it, right? You might even be a...

10 Fresh Entryway Paint Color Ideas

Domino | Posted 11.19.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

First impressions count. Bring spaces alive with color.

Artist Brings Back Rococo Painting In Most Deliciously Grotesque Way Possible

Posted 09.17.2014 | Arts

Genieve Figgis' paintings are reminiscent of 18th century Rococo canvases, all fanciful afternoons in petticoats on swing-sets or lavish banquets at t...

The Best Dining Room Paint Colors

Domino | Posted 11.15.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Before you buy that dining room set, decide on the rich hue for the walls.

The Best Paint Colors for Every Type of Kitchen

Porch.com | Posted 09.10.2014 | HuffPost Home
Porch.com

Painting your kitchen walls is one of the quickest, and easiest ways to re-do a kitchen. Before you rush out and buy gallons of paint, think carefully about what your dream kitchen looks like.

After Ever After TWO!

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy

"Have you ever wondered why fairytales all end in lies? Here's what happened after all their dreams came true." Ridiculously talented YouTuber Jon ...

OMG We Bought a House! Episode 3: Moving Day

Mr. Kate | Posted 05.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Mr. Kate

When unpacking a house, chances are you're not going to be able to unpack everything in one swoop.

Love Supreme

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 05.05.2014 | Good News
Jack Schimmelman

ictoria believes that autistic children are powerful souls who have diminished themselves in a body gone wrong; that they are the very best of us come here to teach. They are angels.

Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Paints the Fire Alarm Boxes

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

He never would have done it if he hadn't lost his job. But John Colgan got bored. He's not the kind of guy who can sit on the sofa surfing channels. No, he has to be out doing something.

WATCH: 'Drop The Bass' With Paint In Super Slow-Mo!

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 10.10.2013 | Science

Last time that we checked in on The Slow Mo Guys, otherwise known as Gavin Free and Daniel Grunchy, things were getting hot and heavy with an experime...

Astoria Characters: The Street Artist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.17.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Music was Dave's first love, the one he fell for before he started posting poemed pictures on Astoria street signs over the summer.

A Behind the Scenes Look Into Putting an Exhibit Together: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 10.18.2013 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

Putting together an exhibit is, frankly, an exhaustive and exhausting undertaking. Creating the body of work, selecting a theme (or thread) -- so many little things go into making the final exhibit.

Parental Guidance: 7 Mission Impossible Messes Made Simple (SLIDESHOW)

Posted 05.01.2013 | Parents

Kids are creative creatures. And like all brilliant artists-in-training, they’re not afraid to get their hands dirty by pushing boundaries — g...

Easy Upcycle Project: The Drab-to-Fab Side Table (Photos)

Quia Querisma | Posted 04.30.2013 | HuffPost Home
Quia Querisma

I always felt that I lacked the vision to pluck some hidden treasure from a thrift store, Craigslist, or flea market and turn it into something amazing. Well, recently an opportunity arose that challenged me to do just that.

Scientist Says Van Gogh Was Colorblind

ARTINFO | Posted 10.29.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Could Vincent van Gogh's acidic sense of color and preference for bright, clashing hues, long the province of the Fauves, be a result of colorblindnes...

Painter Meleko Mokgosi Wins Hammer Museum's Inaugural "American Idol"-Style Mohn Award

ARTINFO | Posted 10.17.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

The Botswana-born painter Meleko Mokgosi, whose large-scale, multi-panel compositions grapple with conditions in postcolonial Africa through jarringly...

Charity Recycles Leftover Paint In Third-World Countries

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Posted 08.16.2012 | Impact

One of the schools that inspired Rony Delgarde's dream to bring color to depressed communities is painted a soft pink now. Paint, Delgarde says, is...

The Process and the Pea: Exploring the Handmade Craft of Oil Painting -- Part Two

Tad Spurgeon | Posted 08.20.2012 | Arts
Tad Spurgeon

My goal was to shift the visual language back further in time, keeping the element of spontaneity, but enhancing the plastic quality of the paint, thus creating the potential for a more thorough, or deeper, execution.

Short Takes: Paint in Motion (VIDEO)

Jane Chafin | Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

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The Deadliest Striptease or The Four-Part Inspiration for a Series of Paintings

Daniel Maidman | Posted 08.06.2012 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

A one-off painting might come from any old idea; many of their origins would be dull to describe. But a series of paintings, as in the case of the Blue Leahs, often has an interesting genesis.

Retiree Paints Home With Polka Dot Scheme

AP | By JAMES MacPHERSON | Posted 07.01.2012 | Arts

BISMARCK, N.D. -- Jim Deitz believes he's creating a Grand Forks landmark, but the downtown apartment house he's painting one polka dot at a time is m...

Catalytic Paint a Pollution Solution For Manila Street Artists

Posted 02.21.2012 | Arts

Manila is one of the five most polluted cities in the world, and a paint company recently decided to try a unique approach to combatting airborne toxi...

And This Is How You Weave Paint

Posted 02.20.2012 | Arts

Robert Davidovitz creates mesmerizing paintings without ever touching a brush. Instead the multidisciplinary Canadian artist combines painting, sculpt...

VIDEO: Cool And Creepy Bleeding Objects

Posted 01.15.2012 | Arts

Watch pristine, white objects gush orange paint. We guarantee that after viewing a couple of them they will start to look extremely bizarre, mystical,...