Arts And Creativity Category

In this section you will find articles on a variety of art and creativity topics such as movies, TV, music, painting photography, creative writing graphics and more. Please enjoy!

Seven Easy Steps To Become An Actor Or Actress

People always assume that it is impossible for average people to become actors, but that could not be further from the truth. All of your favorite celebrities started somewhere and they were average people without any connections or training, so it is possible. Here are seven easy steps to become an actor. One: Establish the belief that you can be an actor The first thing you have to do is establish the belief that you can be an actor no matter who you are, … [Read more...]

So You Want a Tattoo

In the thousands of years that people have been decorating themselves with inked lines, tattoos have run the social gamut from being acceptable and necessary, to despised and back to acceptable again. The discovery of the 5200 year old Iceman who is adorned with tattoos proves that the practice has been around much longer than was originally suspected. A number of female Egyptian mummies were found to have tattoos on various parts of their bodies, but the Iceman … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block

Writer’s block is a general term applied to a range of creative problems writer’s face on a regular basis in which productivity comes to a halt for one reason or another. With deadlines fast approaching, writer’s block can be very stressful. Here are 10 simple techniques to overcoming writer’s block. 1. Take a break: You might be shaking your head and insisting that you don’t have time to take a break, but the truth is, if you keep struggling the way you are, you … [Read more...]

Photographing London: The Essentials

Although it lacks geographic beauty such as hills or a coastline, London is one of the world's most exciting cities to photograph. There are, however, a few simple rules which will make your experience easier – and which will result in photos you'll be proud to show your friends, or even sell. Watch the Weather Forecast Ah... the British weather. You're as likely to get three consecutive sunny days in winter as you are to get three rainy ones in summer. … [Read more...]

Advantage Of Using Graphics On Your Web Pages

If you are not making use of photos and graphics in your web pages, you need to take a serious look at the possible benefits available. The use of pictorial elements (photos, charts, graphs, etc) is of great importance and offers the potential to bolster your site in a variety of ways. Graphics Improve The Look Of Your Web Pages From an aesthetic standpoint, the use of graphics will improve the overall look of a page. Pictorial elements can be strategically placed … [Read more...]