Creative Spotlite Newsletter

Free Art & Crafts Instruction School

Welcome to the Creative Spotlite Art and Crafts Instruction School! This is the navigation section for our vast library of art instruction resources. You will find a plethora of valuable lessons on a variety of topics and mediums here.

Painting lessons

Acrylic Painting
Step by step acrylic painting lessons, articles and tips.
Oil Painting
Step by step oil painting lessons, articles and tips.
Watercolor Painting
Step by step watercolor painting lessons, articles and tips.

Drawing lessons

Drawing & Sketching
Step by step drawing and sketching lessons, articles and tips.
Pastels
Step by step pastel painting lessons, articles and tips.
Pen and Ink
Step by step pen and ink lessons, articles and tips.
Colored Pencil
Step by step colored pencil lessons, articles and tips.

Photography Lessons & Tips

Photography
Free articles, lessons and tips on photography.
Digital Photography
Free articles, lessons and tips on digital photography.
 

Crafts Projects & Lessons

Basket Weaving
Step by step basket weaving instructions, articles and tips.
Candle Making
Step by step candle making instructions, articles and tips.
Collage
Free articles and tips on the art of collage.
Crafts Business
Free articles on how to run your own crafts business.
Crochet
Step by step crochet instructions, articles and tips.
General Crafts Tips & Ideas
Tips and articles on general crafts instruction.
Holiday Crafts
Holiday crafts projects and articles.
Jewelry Making & Beading
Step by step jewelry making & beading instructions, articles and tips.
Scrapbooking
Scrapbooking ideas & layouts.
Soap Making
Articles and tips on soap making.
Quilting
Articles and tips on quilting.
Woodworking
Free woodworking projects and articles.

Lessons & Resources By Subject

Animal and wildlife
Step by step demonstrations and articles on animal and wildlife art.
Art History
Art history articles.
Art for kids
Art projects and lessons for children.
Color mixing and theory
Articles and tips on color mixing & theory.
Artist Interviews
One on one interviews with professional artists from around the world.
Home Decorating
Home decorating articles and ideas.
Figure and portrait
Free step by step demonstrations and articles on figure and portrait art.
Still life
Step by step demonstrations and articles on still life art.
Landscape painting lessons
Step by step landscape painting lessons and tips.