Visual Arts in the Best of the Web Blog Directory

Visual Arts

A Multi-Colored Life

Animal artist shares life on the farm, photography, oil paintings, pet portraits, and animal rescue stories.

A Painting A Day

Visual diary of small daily paintings in oil by Daniel Peci.

A Postcard From My Walk

Records a postal exchange of sketches on postcards between 14 members of Sketchercise.

A Virtual Sketchbook

Paintings and drawings from fine art painter Patrick Lee.

ABC Arts

Visual art blog covers everything about art.

Alisa Burke

Blog of freelance painter and mixed media artist with a background in painting and printmaking.

Alley Art Studio Blog

Bold artist navigating life from a 50ish prospective. Junking, reading, and creating along the way.

Ann Gorbett

Showing the work of Ann Gorbett, and award winning arist who works exclusively with a palette knife.

Ann Young Art

Vermont artist offers paintings of people, animals, and the countryside.

Annaig's Fine Art Studio

Blog of French painter documenting her paintings and experimentations with art.

Anne Leuck Feldhaus Adventures and Art

Follows the creative art and inspiration of Chicago artist Anne Leuck Feldhaus.

Ape on the Moon

Examples from across the globe of contemporary visual arts.

Art Biz Blog

Art business blog for marketing, promotions, and general business help for artists.

Art by Ren Adams

Art, philosophy, humor, and Tao. A blog focusing on the visual arts, poetry, Eastern philosophy, and the gaps in between.

Art Dog Blog

Artist Rebecca Collins talks about her custom pet portraits and displays samples of her work.

Art Fag City

Thoughts and photographs from a New York based art critic.

The Art Inquirer

Art related articles, news and resources. Interviews with artists.

Art Market Monitor

Provides context to the fluctuation in prices and the emerging prominence of new artists and their work.

Art Matters at Tay River Gallery

Blog on Canadian art with local arts news and ideas from Perth, Ontario.

The Art of Niklas J Brandow

Showcases paintings and drawings by the artist, and exhibition information.

Art Vancouver

Vancouver art magazine articles written by a Liza J. Lee.

Artist Bonnie Latham's Studio Journal

Painter of wildlife and nature. Includes an artist biography, details about her work, events, news, and her paintings.

Artist Marketing Resources

Resources and tips to help artists market themselves and their work. transartguide

Artist's Hub

Explores business, Art techniques, and software tools for freelance illustrators and artists to make a life out of their passion.

The Artists Web

Online artists resource centre; articles, discussions, special offers, interviews and links.


Contemporary art criticism from John Perreault.


Comments on galleries and the arts world in general.

Ashley Cecil

Showcases the work of this young artist, who paints to highlight various causes and donates part of the proceeds of her sales to that cause.

Bent Objects

Everyday objects showcase their secret lives with the judicious addition of some wire and the author's sense of humor.

Blenda Studio

Painting artist, Blenda Tyvoll, invites her readers into her studio for a personal look at her daily creative life.

The Blog

Chicago Readers visual art blog offers photos and commentary.

Brenda York's Painting A Day

Blog from an artist who would rather be painting.

Candy Barr Artist Painting a Day

Artist Candy Barr from Vermont shows a daily painting, particularly those she has done using nude models.

Colorado Art Studio

A chronicle of a Colorado ceramic artist, making all things ceramic including pottery, sculpture and jewelry.


Visual archive that features posts every week related to photography, animation, design, painting, architecture and more.

Contemporary Art and Beyond

Contemporary and modern art which opens up your mind and soul.

Contemporary Art Daily

Features daily roundsups and posts from contemporary art exhibitions around the world.

Daily Art Fixx

Shows art works, tools and pieces which have inspired the blog author.

Daily Paintings

Showcasing the art of this full time artist, who aims to finish a painting every day.

Dog Art Today

Collection of modern dog art in a variety of mediums and styles.

Doodlers Anonymous

Blog for people who love to draw, sketch and doodle. Includes featured artists, showcase and membership details.


How to mosaic. Complete with instructions, photos, and suggestions.

Easel Weenie

Posts art-related finds and discussions.

Eco Art Space Blog

Provides opportunities for artists who address the human or nature relationship in the visual arts.

Field's End Art Studio

Features the artwork of Hilary J England contemporary American artist.

Fine Art by Dennis Ryan

Art, psychology, mental disorders and conceptual fine art by Dennis Ryan.


Offering tips, how-tos and a showcase for those who love creating art on iPhones, iPads and other tablets.

Fractal Art

Philip Northover offers traditional and 3D images.


Rhode Island artist exhibits pieces from his collections and offers articles about his work.

Hall Groat II Paintings

Fine artist of twenty years trying to create a painting a day.

The Happy Brush

Peter Moehrle teaches in the Seattle area and works as a freelance illustrator for animated feature films and games.

Happy Famous Artists

Happy famous artist offering opinion to the bourgeois audience.

Hidden Missives

Collection of sculptures made from the faces obtained from toys and figurines from thrift stores and flea markets.

Ingleby Gallery

Scotland based gallery. Covers projects and events, news, and the past, current and future exhibitions.

Inspirational Art & Healing

Anne Vis shares her artwork and the process and intention behind it. p://

James Wagner

James Wagner and Barry Hoggard writes from New York about art and politics.

Jaz Jaz

Focuses on the quirkier side of pop culture, arts and comics.

Jeannine Cook's Blog

Thoughts about art, its creation, history and heritage, and the general enrichment of life when art enters it in some way, as seen by a silverpoint and watercolour artist living in coastal Georgia and Spain.

Jen Singh Creatively

The creative musings, artwork and personal insights of Jen Singh.

John Lopez Studio

Articles and photos from this scrap metal artist creating sculptures that celebrate the American Old West.

Ken's Visual Art Blog

Exchange of ideas that center on visual art.

Kevin Barry Fine Art Blog

Blog from art consulting firm offering news about the company, industry, and news from the fine art world.

Lesley Smitheringale Fine Art

Australian photographer and artist blogs about visual arts, nature and wildlife photography.

Lines and Colors

Explores drawing, painting, illustration, comics, concept art and other visual arts - anything "with lines and colors".


Swedish Lolita blogs all about fashion photography, interior design and visual arts.

Lynn Whipple's Blog

An expression of joy and happiness with making art.

Maas Art

Features the art work of Brenda Maas.

Make Mine Mosaic

Inspirations from the world of mosaics.

Making a Mark

Artist and author Katherine Tyrrell draws and writes about art for artists and art lovers. makingamark2

Marine Oil Paintings

Intended as a reference and inspiration for painters of seascapes and marine scenes.

Marked by the Muse

Creative living blog, employing and the creative process in navigating the highs and lows of life.

Melanie Watts Mosaics

View a mosaic and sculpture gallery, plus community projects from this talented mosaic artist.

Moe's Ache Musings

Short history of the mixed media works created in Moe's Ache Studio, a mosaic art house.

My Almost Daily Painting Blog

Busy Mom and professional artist regularly shares her completed paintings.

My Collage Art ~ Nancy Lefko

Features the works and thoughts of a mixed media collage artist and stay at home mom in Southern New Hampshire.

Mystic Healing Art

Shows the original and mind body spirit paintings of Oscar Basurto Carbonell.

New Art

Art blog focusing on visual and performing arts including digital art, painting, theater and sculpture.

New Zealand Art Print News

News and information about new art prints by New Zealand painters and original printmakers.


New York artist Joy Garnett explores the underbelly of the art world.

Open Space

Blog of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

Outsider Art at Beverly Kaye Gallery

Shares images and stories of non-traditional folk art, visionary art and found art.

Paint is not Dead

Offers a collection of works from artists who have passed on. Includes artist information.

Painting Speech

Calligraphy and book arts as they unfold in the studio of Beth Lee in Tallahassee, Florida, and Bozeman, Montana.


Electronic newsletter of the Visual Communication Program at the American University of Dubai, UAE.

Poppies Art Workshop Blog

Passionate art teacher blogs to inspire art students and creative individuals.

Public Art Network

Features public art news from around the world.

Red Letter Words

Blog of artist creating faith inspired art.

The Single Road

Explores the implications of artists who repeat a single practice, or make one ongoing piece, throughout their working lives.

Sofia Minson

Blog of New Zealand portrait and landscape oil painter Sofia Minson.

Splashing Paint

Watercolor and mixed media artists shares his progress, thoughts, works and lessons.

The Stable Companion

Blog for the International Equine Artists Members. Provides a list of contributors along with their art work of stable dwellers.

Stephen Scott - Artist

Narrative painting of South African artist Stephen Scott. Each piece tells a story.

Strange Messenger

Edwin Stolk posts about art, exhibitions, artist statements, and artists.

Two Coats of Paint

Articles, reviews, writing about the visual arts.

Unfolding Creativity

Artist and creativity coach showcases her work and encourages readers to unleash their own creativity.

Urban Sketchers

Dedicated to raising the artistic, storytelling and educational value of location drawing, promoting its practice and connecting people around the world who draw on location where they live.

Urban Sketchers

Features sketches and their associated stories from urban artists around the world.

Vinyl Art

Passionate stories of what inspires this artist and musician, with pictures of his vinyl art paintings.

Virtual Paintout

Challenge blog encouraging artists to use a scene from Google Street View to paint as if they were there.

Warm Colours

Celebrates and promotes fine arts in all of its forms including acrylic painting, photography, sculpture, and more.

Weller Wishes

Kathy Weller explores art, illustration and design in her paintings and drawings.

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