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Published: Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:51:52 -0600

 



Five Awesome Group Events for You and the Squad

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:25:43 -0600

If you're looking for ideas for fun group events, do something different with one of these five options. Whether for business or pleasure, you'll learn from your peers and have a great time too!



What Is a Supermodel?

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:03:08 -0600

Occasionally we get confuse on the difference between model and supermodel. So what's a supermodel?



Get To Know Your Silicone Rubber

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:04:44 -0600

Silicone rubber offers endless options and is suitable for varied uses. Through this article the author shares his views on uses of silicone rubber,find out more.



Types of Modeling: What Type of Model Are You?

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:24:53 -0600

The modeling agencies help you to figure out the right style that suits your personality. Never be disheartened if you don't succeed initially and continue trying your hand at various styles. You never know, you may find the perfect match!



Time Is All You Have, So Why Not Befriend It?

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 18:41:22 -0600

Befriend time? But isn't it the thing that nips at your heels and makes you worry about keeping up?



Is It Worth Spending Money on a Bottle Service?

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:22:46 -0600

Benefits of Getting a Bottle Service - You can get in fast, without the need to fall in line. You have real estate, a place where you can sit, place your things (but you have to see to it that your valuables are within your reach, since things are often stolen at tables).



Bottle Service in Nightclubs - What Are the Advantages?

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:21:58 -0600

Based on the number of drinks you and your buddies consume (excluding drinks you buy for women), bottle service could cost higher than the admission or the alcohol served at the bar. However, if you not get bottle service, the night will be more costly if you have a larger group and spend a longer time, plus it will be more difficult, especially for men, to get into the club. Bachelor Parties If you want to spend quality time with your buddies in a nightclub, you have to go for bottle service/hosted entrance.



Bottle Service - The Basics

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:21:46 -0600

Bottle service, also referred to as table service, is one of greatest tributes of man to the pleasures of self-satisfaction. This is the good life - drinking overpriced, marked up alcohol delivered by scantily dressed women as you pass out and run up a bill, but don't you deserve it since you only live once? However, a case will be made for VIP bottle service even for club-goers who do not like to spend a month's wages on bottle service.



Tin-Cure and Platinum-Cure Silicones

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:39:05 -0600

There are two types of silicone rubbers and these two are very different from each other in both properties and applications.The author also shares some of this important topics on mold making and casting.



Enjoy a Perfect Family Weekend at a Trampoline Park

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:23:16 -0600

Such parks often have safety and security measures in place and they provide a perfect setting to engage in full-throttle fun. So, give your family a memorable outing and let every member enjoy trampolining the way it should be.



Opportunities in Art

Wed, 09 Nov 2016 08:32:48 -0600

Artists as well as the art world change continuously. Right now lots of new places to show art pop up. You can even offer your own place as a stage for an artist!



Flying Model Rocket Safety Tips

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 10:20:25 -0600

Many kids will be getting model rocket kits for Christmas this year, but how much do you know about model rocket safety? Before you let your children loose with their flying model rockets, make sure that they, and you, know the basic rules of model rocket safety.



What Equipment Do You Need to Launch a Model Rocket?

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:22:05 -0600

Many people find that, when they buy a flying model rocket for a gift, they should also have bought some model rocket launch equipment, but that wasn't made clear at the point of purchase. Don't get caught out in the same way; read this guide to what additional equipment you will need to launch a flying model rocket.



Sponsoring the Study of Art: Learning From The Renaissance Age

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:21:44 -0600

The Renaissance age teaches us of how art received great sponsorship, recognition, and patronage. This was largely influenced by the Medici family's contribution and the efforts of the great scholars who constantly liaised with the ruling class. It is interesting to know how the ruling class also massively supported the study of art and the discovery of talents. Powerful lessons can be gleaned from the whole-hearted support to the development of art from the Renaissance age- the art illumination and enlightenment period.



Enjoy Trampoline Parties and Have Great Fun

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:51:16 -0500

Nobody feels awkward at such party as these parks suit people of all age groups and this is perhaps the biggest USP of these parties. So, if you have a party to host in coming days, you can decide to take it to the trampoline park near you to make it special and memorable at the same time. After all, great parties are loved by one and all.



Raku Firing

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:24:47 -0500

Ceramic technique. What is a Raku Firing exactly? How does it work and what are the risks?



Entering and Winning the Best, New Sweepstakes

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:57:29 -0500

Sweepstakes are a gamble. They are typically used as a promotion strategy to introduce new products. But if you are lucky, they offer a good chance to make some quick cash and earn grand prizes. There are several sweepstakes available online, that you can participate in. However, it's impossible to enter all of them. Here's how to maximize you earning potential from sweepstakes.



Pattern Making and How To Design Handles in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:37:39 -0500

Patterns are shapes or motifs of objects cut out in paper and other materials which include cardboard, tin sheet, zinc or galvanized iron sheet, plastic sheet etc. and used as a guide in producing leather articles. They also refer to already prepared designs/decorations/motifs intended for transfer onto leather and other surfaces for fixing or duplicating them on the leather. Again, patterns also refer to impressions or decorations made on a surface. Patterns can be stamped, woven, batiked, embossed, incised, drawn, peeled, tie-dyed etc. on leather.



Piercing, Decorative and Protective Tools in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:36:35 -0500

Leatherwork tools are relevant to the production of the item and largely influence its forming as well as final outlook. Therefore, a leatherwork artist must know the distinctive and usage of each of these tools especially the controversial ones such as the piercing, decorative, and protective devices.



Improvising Your Own Leatherwork Tools and Caring For Them

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:35:50 -0500

Tools used for leatherwork can be improvised and produced by students using the locally available materials in our environment. Existing tools that have been discarded in the environment can somehow be manipulated to produce tools that can be very useful in undertaking a task in any of the processes in leatherwork. This article discusses some simple methods that can be learned in improvising simple tools in leatherwork.



Description of Marking, Measuring, Cutting and Sewing Tools in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:21:05 -0500

There are several tools used in the field of leatherwork. Most of these tools are locally made while others are bought from shops that sell imported leather tools. The tools used in leatherwork are very many and varied. Therefore, for purposes of easy identification and study, marking tools, measuring tools, cutting tools and sewing tools are described in this article.



Importance of Paper Designing in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:21:02 -0500

Designing is an important step that ensures the success of any article.The truth is that the leather material for the production of items are costly and as such, a leather craftsman cannot just experiment with it, thus, paper is used to test the feasibility of a particular design before it comes to life using leather. Detailed merits of paper designing prior to actual three-dimensional production in leather sounds professional and advantageous for many reasons,some of which have been dealt with in this article.



The Challenges in The Leatherwork Industry

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:18:38 -0500

The leatherwork industries are faced with several difficulties or challenges. Experts in this area must know the challenges so as to devise means of arresting them. The discussed challenges in this article, however, have been dealt with appropriate solutions.



Tanning After-Treatment Processes

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:14:04 -0500

There are some treatments that are given to leather after they have been tanned. Some of these include washing, setting out, oiling, stuffing, and drying.



Areas of Enterprise in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:13:40 -0500

Leatherwork as a field of the visual arts has numerous viable enterprises. These enterprises offer several career opportunities to many people in the Ghanaian community. Students of leatherwork with their practical expertise can set up their own small-scale industries to cater for themselves and their families and more importantly even employ other persons. These areas of enterprises in leatherwork do not require huge capital for one to establish an enterprise. In fact, an individual can start the business right from his house with a small table and some few hand tools and materials. Let us use this unit to highlight some of these areas of enterprises in leatherwork.



Careers Avenues in Leatherwork

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:12:58 -0500

Leatherwork, as a field of human endeavour, provides several job opportunities to the masses in the country. Each of the careers it offers generates a lot of income for the individual. Also, they are very lucrative and enterprising.



How To Care and Clean Leather and Its Products

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:12:56 -0500

Leather has to be cared for to prolong their use. They must be cleaned regularly to free them of substances that can slow down their performance when used for the production of articles. Every type of leather has a special way of caring for it.



8 Oz To Boot

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:46:33 -0500

Of course, it is not about the boots, it is about the player! But football cleats can give you the confidence and assurance that your feet are ready to tackle that ball for the first time and the relationship between the foot and ball just gets better with a right, authentic pair of football cleats.



Reasons for Decorating and Finishing Leather Items

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:22:25 -0500

Decoration is the means or process through which the appearance of an artwork is enhanced or made more attractive. Decoration of articles and works in leatherwork has several benefits or importance both to producers, customers and the product itself. Finishing is the treatment given to products to change, improve or develop their appearance or behavioral characteristics. This treatment improves the hand and makes the products very attractive. It is the final methods and processes of preparing the leather for use, of polishing, buffing or otherwise after the completion of the leather artifact. Some of the reasons for decorating and finishing leather items are discussed in this article.



Preparatory Processes Before Tanning

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:22:14 -0500

All the tanning processes go through these basic processes. They are important because they enhance and improve the transformation of skins and hides into leather. The preparatory processes include slaughtering of the animal, soaking, fleshing/ defleshing, dehairing, bating and pickling.



How To Produce Ten Different Lacing Styles

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:21:02 -0500

There are several lacing or thonging styles which though form part of the construction of the article, also improve the aesthetic appeal of the article. Some of these thonging styles are discussed in this article.



The Forming Techniques in Leatherwork: Gluing and Stitching

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:18:55 -0500

These processes ensure the permanent joining or securing of the various parts of the intended article together. Usually, small pins are used by some leather craft men to initially secure the pieces together as a final check before the actual stitching or gluing is carried out. Other leather craft men oversew the edges of the pieces temporarily together with cotton as a checker to test the general outlook of the article. The temporary sewing is very important because any corrections can be easily made before the actual and permanent stitching is done.



Socio-Economic Reasons for Studying Leatherwork

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:16:55 -0500

Leatherwork is an aspect of visual arts that concerns itself with the production of items and articles with leather as the principal material. It involves the various processes of preparing the skins (outer coverings of small animals) and hides (outer coverings of large animals) into leather and using appropriate tools and materials as well as techniques to produce leather articles. Leatherwork is therefore not limited to only the preparation of the outer coverings of animals into leather, but also, the production of articles using the leather obtained.



A Beginner's Guide on How To Draw

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:59:27 -0500

These are the basics on the art of how to draw for beginners. This includes people of all ages from 7 to 70 who love to draw but lack the confidence to start. The following will guide you to express yourself and fire up your creative imagination!



Fundamentals in Basketmaking

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:53:37 -0500

A useful introduction to the fundamentals of basketmaking with links to video and other informational sites. What is basketmaking? What materials can be used? What's involved in the process?



How to Prepare for Model Casting

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:20:07 -0500

Have you been called up by a model agency for a casting call? So sit tight, and read our guide carefully for you to ace your casting.



Ensuring Safety for Your Kids While Playing on a Trampoline

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:21:26 -0500

During winter or rainy season, you can pack away the trampoline and store it somewhere dry. The mat should also not have holes in it. If the mat is worn out, replace it with a good quality mat of the same size.



What Makes Natural Leather The Best Choice

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:24:32 -0500

Natural leather has several features that make it far more different from synthetic leather. These characteristics have to be known by leather craftsmen and students to help develop their taste and sharpen their judgment concerning 'fake' and real leather products. Some of the characteristics of natural leather are vividly described in this article. The aim of the paper is not to discourage leather craftsmen and producers from using artificial leather, but to accentuate the unique abilities of natural leather.



Finishing Techniques in Leatherwork

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:24:28 -0500

Finishing is concerned with the improvement of the hand and appearance of a product so as to enhance its general outlook and maximize its marketability potentials. It is essential that Leatherwork articles are finished in any of the accepted finishing techniques to heighten their design and aesthetic qualities. There are various appropriate techniques through which leather products can be finished. Some of these techniques are burnishing, waxing, polishing, spraying, texturing, patenting. using conditioners, soaps, and cleaners.



How To Differentiate Between Natural and Synthetic Leathers

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:24:26 -0500

Natural and synthetic leather share strong similarities in many respects. Therefore, it is important that we know their unique characteristics to make it easier to distinguish amongst them. Also, the prices of high-quality synthetic leather items are somewhat similar to those of natural leather. Owing to this, one may even be mistaken synthetic leather as natural leather. This article unveils the unique features of both natural and synthetic leathers while highlighting their strengths and limitations. This will assist leather craftsmen and clients who will be adequately informed about the types of leather to choose for the production of a particular article.



How To Fix Different Kinds of Fasteners on Leather Products

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:24:05 -0500

Fasteners are devices in metal, leather or fabric used for closing or locking and opening leather articles. They include buckle, press-studs, zips, velcros, toggle and loop, drawstring etc.



The Different Ways of Dyeing Leather

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:22:59 -0500

Dyeing is one of the major processes in the decoration of leather items. It is the process of permanently changing the color of leather by the use of a liquid colorant. The core fibers of the leather which are porous in nature absorbs and permanently holds the dye solution. The whole skin can be dyed before it is cut for the production of leather articles or parts of an already produced item can equally be dyed. However, when a whole leather is dyed, there is an even penetration of the dye.



How To Design and Produce Functional Items in Leather: Briefcase, Belt and Leather Suspended Chair

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:22:54 -0500

One of the interesting aspect in the field of Leatherwork is creatively manipulating the leather material to come out with aesthetically pleasing and functional products that can be used in playing various roles in our everyday life. This includes enhancing our personal outlook through the use of items for personal grooming like belts, briefcases for storage purposes and chairs for seating. The steps in producing these functional items have been discussed in this article.



How To Decorate Leather Using Tooling, Marbling, Dabbing, Printing, Painting and Patchwork

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:22:36 -0500

Increasing the aesthetic qualities of an item to be produced is one of the powerful means through which manufacturers win greater market share for their products. The leather craftsman must know these decorative techniques so that s/he can utilize them in improving the attractiveness of his/her products. This article gives a core description of tooling, dyeing, marbling, dabbing, painting and patchwork.



Enhancing The Aesthetic Outlook of Leather Items

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:22:25 -0500

There are various ways of heightening the aesthetic appeal of items produced with leather. Some of these include printing, carving or incision, embossing, weaving, in-laying, on-laying, thonging, stamping and scorching. These decorative processes have been discussed in this article.



Classification of The Uses of Leather

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:22:08 -0500

Leather has various uses in almost all the undertakings and activities of individuals, societies and the nation as a whole. Its immense use cannot be exaggerated. However, for purposes of easy identification and study, the uses of leather have been classified or grouped into seven namely, Clothing and body items, War and Defense, Education, Chieftaincy and culture, Containers for storage and services, Sports and entertainment and Industry.



Why Preliminary Designing Is Important in Leatherwork

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 08:00:44 -0500

Preliminary design refers to the designs that are made prior to the production of the real product in Leatherwork. They are usually in the form of sketches carried out on paper. Preliminary designing is of immense importance in the field of Leatherwork production.



Ways of Joining Pieces of Leather for Production

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:59:57 -0500

Pieces of leather are skillfully joined to produce leather items. The ways are varied and they are dependent on the particular leather item to be produced. Therefore, the Leatherwork designer must equip himself/herself with knowledge on how each of them is carried out. Some of the joinery techniques are described in this article.



The Rudiments in Thonging Leather

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:58:39 -0500

Thonging is a decorative way of securing or joining the ends of the pieces of the article together. A thong is a long strip of thin leather that is cut and used for thronging. The width of the thong varies depending on the size of the article to be produced. However, the common size is 1/8 inches while the size is further reduced to 1/10 inches if the article is very small. Leather to be used for thonging must be strong but thin. Usually, the type of leather used for the production of the article is used for the thonging provided it is thin. However, if a different colour effect is to be achieved, the leather craft man can dye the thongs. To create a continuous thong, the leather is marked in a continuous formation using a compass or any circular device.



The Four Steps in Producing Leather Items

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:58:29 -0500

Several items can be produced with leather. Some of these items include belts, purse/wallet, caps/hats, folders, pencil case, key cases and holders etc. However, there are some processes that when followed meticulously can help the leather craft man to produce functional and aesthetically pleasing articles. These processes include making a template, laying out, cutting and assembling.



The Effects in The Use of Leather Materials, Tools and Materials on The Health of The Individual

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:58:16 -0500

Leather as a material, as well as the tools, materials, and techniques used for its production, can pose serious health problems to the individual. The leather craftsman should endeavor to avoid the effects of these health hazards. Some of the effects that the tools, materials, and techniques in leatherwork can have on the individual are discussed in this article.



Terminologies Used in The Field of Leatherwork

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:56:28 -0500

There are various terminologies in leatherwork. The leather artist must understand these terms. He must perfectly know their meanings so that he can be a chief or exponent in the field. Some of these terms in leatherwork are discussed.



Kinds and Importance of Tanning in Leather

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:52:47 -0500

Tanning is the process of preparing or processing skins/ hides into leather using tannic acid. The raw collagen fibres of the pelt are transformed into a stable material that will not rot. The principal difference between raw hides and tanned hides is that raw hides dry out to form a hard, inflexible material that when re-wetted (or wetted back) putrefies, while tanned material dries out to a flexible form that does not become putrid when wetted back. The tanning process significantly improves the natural qualities of the leather such as its dimensional stability, abrasion resistance, chemical and heat resistance, its resistance to repeated cycles of wetting and drying.



The Uniqueness and Production Processes of Synthetic Leather

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:52:15 -0500

The synthetic or Artificial leather is a fabric or finish intended to substitute for leather. There are considerable diversities in the preparation of synthetic leather. The commonest technique is the use of calico. These are the processes through which the fabric is transformed into leather:



Creating Adventure

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 10:11:01 -0500

Working together with a fellow artist to create a work beyond the reach of each of the artists. Exciting and scaring and a huge adventure. Only possible in mutual surrender.



Scary Assignment

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 09:52:46 -0500

Why would you give an assignment to an artist? Should you be scared to do so?



How to Take Your Fashion Modeling Career to the Next Level

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 08:55:25 -0500

Truth is, fashion modeling is a truly competitive career, and the international stage poses a great deal of mental and physical challenge for which a fashion model has to go through an ordeal to prepare for. Check out this space for more details.



How to Become a Successful Female Fashion Model

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 08:48:29 -0500

Being a female model in fashion is intensely demanding and stressful for anyone, especially so for a female, because of the competition. Stay tuned for more details.



Definition and Characteristics of Signs and Symbols

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:13:40 -0500

A sign is any written or drawn representation that expresses or indicates the existence or meaning of that particular thought. On the other hand, a symbol is a representation of an abstracted idea with a sign, shape, colour etc. because of convention, association or resemblance. Signs and symbols are synonymous terms that express the same meaning. Symbolism is the ideas behind the symbols used for the production of the work. They are the suggestions through imagery of something that is invisible or intangible. This representation of the material object is not simply for its own interest or beauty, but as standing for an abstract idea.



Relevant Tips For Package Designing and Construction

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 08:56:53 -0500

Products must be packaged in a well-designed and constructed packages to attract clients. A wide range of tools, materials and techniques can be used in the designing and production of packages. Some of these materials include cardboard, metal, glass, plastic, fabric, straw, polythene, Styrofoam, etc. The choice of any of these materials for the building of a package is dependent on some factors.



Terra Jole

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:59:02 -0500

Do you know who Terra Jole is? Perhaps you have heard the name or seen her on one of her television shows. While she may not be a household name quite yet, there is a chance that more and more people will know who she is in the coming months.



Care Tips For Your Acrylic Displays

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:50:08 -0500

Acrylic is among the most popular materials used for display cabinets and display cases. You will also find acrylic display stands and acrylic display shelves that are suitable for your business to present products in an impressive way that attracts the customers. The good looks of the material are probably its best-selling point, it is a hard plastic that looks like glass and apart from the clear look, you can also find the plastic in several other colors so you can select what works best for your business.



All About Blanket Molds

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:37:51 -0500

Learn the types and methods of making blanket molds. Life casting is an exciting but challenging art that requires both care and practice to perfect the skill.



Questions To Ask When Hiring Film Production Companies

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:33:45 -0500

Are you in need of talents as well as help from experts for a film production project you are working on? If so, you won't need to be combing the streets inviting prospects to audition. In fact, there are so many matters you will need to focus your time and energy aside from prospecting talents.



Build Corporate Community With A "Battle Of The Bands" Extravaganza

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:38:19 -0500

Having a "Battle of the Bands" event is easy and a lot of fun but is not for every corporate business due to the cost. What it will do--if properly planned and carried out--is give all in attendance an evening of excitement and fun the likes of which most of them have never experienced and one they will always remember.



Model Agency: A Beginner's Guide

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:38:17 -0500

A model agency is a crucial place for a model's development and success in the fashion industry. This article will break down the different segments of how an agency operates and give you a clearer picture of their work.



Choose a Sophisticated Affair With a Hen Party Life Drawing Class

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:01:27 -0500

The question has been 'popped' and you have been asked to marry the love of your life! Finally the years you have spent planning the wedding of your dreams in your mind is now going to come to fruition. The search for that perfect dress starts and you look at all the different venues you can choose to hold your celebration.



Popular Adult Costume Ideas

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:00:35 -0500

Who says that Halloween is a holiday that is interesting just for the kids and teens? Adults can have fun too and that's why I present a short list of Halloween costume ideas for adults.



Rooftop Venues Provide Prime Viewing Areas for Events

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 07:54:47 -0500

Since the first multi-story building was constructed, people have been climbing to the tops of roofs for a better view of happenings below. Now, rooftops make perfect venues for watching special events in comfort and style.



Beauty and Abomination

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:57:21 -0500

Life exists of contradicting experiences. Which things do we want to see and which things do we rather forget? Is this possible without losing importance in life?



How to Find Wall Art That Compliments the Room It Is in

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:46:40 -0500

Above anything else in a room - art brings all the tangible components including furniture, fabrics and finishes together - but that is only where it begins. Through being prepared and enlightened, you should be well on your way to choosing art that will not only tie your space together... but it will make you feel that you belong to a place that is positively reflective of you.



How To Find an Acting Agent

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:34:51 -0500

If you are an actor and you are desperately in need of a role in a film or even a part in a commercial that will bring your acting career on the right track, then you need an agent and/or a manager. Everyone knows how tough it can be to start an acting career especially if you have no connections or relationships in this field. But if you have a passion for acting and have the necessary skills of becoming a star, there is no stopping you from becoming one. You just have to be determined and need an agent or a manager that will represent you.



Tips To Improve Your Book Reading Hobby

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:30:55 -0500

If you love burying yourself in books for hours, then you know how boredom, distraction and restlessness can ruin an otherwise good read. To be the best in reading, you must be ready and come up with ways of ensuring that you remain hooked to the reading to get the most from your hobby. With so many books available and tools such as e-readers that allow you to read your favorite book from your mobile device, you only need to make a few improvements to ensure that you get the most out of every book reading session.



The Need for Secondary Molds

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:06:44 -0500

Making secondary molds can seem a waste of time at first glance. However, there are instances when secondary molds turn out very useful and time saving.



5 Things Every Model Must Know About Modeling Jobs

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:38:27 -0500

Every model who has gone through modeling jobs knows the high demands of the job. Model knows that getting professional results requires a deal of preparation, time and energy.



4 Things to Consider to Be a Fashion Model

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:37:17 -0500

In terms of modeling, fashion modeling ranks up to be the toughest type of modeling and can't be successfully achieved without certain key considerations and knowledge of the industry. Here, we list out some important considerations to make.



Geri Jewell

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:08:10 -0500

Maybe you know the name. Maybe the face rings a bell. It's Geri Jewell and she has a story to tell!



Shading Techniques in Art

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:25:44 -0500

Shading is an artistic technique that ensures that drawn objects achieve a three-dimensional, solid effect on surfaces. An artist needs to appropriately select a shading technique that suits the item that has been drawn.



Artist's Portfolio: Its Quintessential Roles and Relevance

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:19:18 -0500

An artist portfolio shows the creative works of an artist. It is a blueprint of the identity of the artist and thus speaks for him. It is an evidence of his skills and knowledge in the field of art. There are two forms of portfolios that artists can create which are basically the softcopy portfolio and the hardcopy portfolio.



Schedule In Advance

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:10:21 -0500

It's tough producing content. I know - I do it for myself and my clients on a constant basis.



Tips on Finding the Best Children's Birthday Party Decorations Online

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:46:26 -0500

Buying party decorations online should be a quick and easy task, but if you want the best quality products based on your chosen theme, then you will want to make sure you purchase from a company that can be trusted, a company that will ensure you get your order within the shortest space of time. There are so many great children's birthday party ideas, which means that focusing on a theme for your party is the first step. When you focus on a particular theme, whether it be the Minions, a Disney Princess or Frozen, you can plan the rest of the party a bit easier, focusing on that one theme and basing everything else around it.



Hobby Or Profession?

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:43:49 -0500

What is the consequence of your choice to be a professional artist? And how can you explain your work to people that are no professional artist?



Each Material Has Its Own Character

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:41:39 -0500

What input does the chosen material have in a sculpture? How can you use the material as an element of importance? Do you want to master one material or will you rather work with many different ones?



7 Reasons Why Kevin Hart Is So Successful

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:03:26 -0500

Kevin Hart is no doubt one of the biggest names in the entertainment industry today. On the surface, you'd attribute this to his wit, his energetic and funny stage performances, as well as his unique style of comedy; well, you're not wrong but there are definitely other factors that led to his successful career. Here's what we believe to be the 7 reasons why Kevin Hart is so successful. Kevin Hart's Success - He Quit His Job! Kevin Hart started out as a shoe salesman and was on the verge of making a significant career promotion when he was offered an opportunity to work with Nike. He however turned this off down and opted for his true passion - comedy. Kevin Hart took a leap and the rest is history. Making the most of Social Media - Kevin Hart's success can also be attributed to his presence on social media. He regularly uploads content vis-a-vis his daily activities thereby keeping his many followers entertained and inspired. Yes, Kevin Hart (on Ellen's show) admitted to inspiring others through his social media account to be the best they can be.



Influence of Industrialism on Arts

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 12:39:54 -0500

How industrialism and technology has changed arts in our lives. A new and thought provoking positive insight into the subject!



Modeling Precautions for Teenagers

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:48:08 -0500

Vibrant and beautiful teenage years are perhaps the best times to look into a career of Modeling. But these years are also characterized by inexperience and a being a vulnerable target for exploitation.



How to Dress for Interviews at Model Agencies

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:47:25 -0500

So have you submitted your applications to model agencies and got called down for an interview? Great work! But there's a whole lot more you have to do from now on.



The History of English Silver

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 13:53:11 -0500

English silver always has a deep, traditional, and rich legacy. Even, for a period of hundreds of years, English silver has been widely accepted as the finest, exquisite, and elite class of silver across the world. We should thank both the zealous and jealous traditions of those Guild of Goldsmiths and completely unique system of Hallmarks which have accelerated to make the classic English silver more premium in its category.



Teen Modeling Agencies: FAQs and Answers

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 07:17:06 -0500

Teenage years are undoubtedly the prime years for a model to develop in the industry. Beauty meets exuberance at this age. Here are some FAQs to be considered to make the right choice.



Pros and Cons of a Child Model Agency

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 07:07:44 -0500

Here are some of the pros and cons of a child model agency which may be useful to a parent in making a decision. Beware of fake agencies that prey on your vulnerabilities, and do thorough research before heading out to enroll your child.



12 Things to Do When You Are Bored

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 12:54:33 -0500

Are you bored? Really?



Chinese Export Silver Timeline

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 14:15:22 -0500

We regard Chinese Export Silver, or "China Trade Silver," antiques as a once-lost art. Why? Many 18th and 19th Century pieces were later inherited by generations of Americans or Britons, who presumed their silver to be of English or early-American manufacture.



Celebrities Who Are Nowhere Near As Tall As You Thought

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 09:28:43 -0500

Hollywood megastars, supermodels and top pop stars always look like they tower over everyone else, but how much is that down to their actual stature, and how much is it down to clever photography? If you thought you need to be six foot something to make it big, check out these eight top celebs that are nowhere near as tall as you thought they were.



Go Trampolining and Enjoy a Variety of Indoor Activities

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 09:09:22 -0500

The best thing, nobody in the family will feel bored for even a second as activities will be one and all to enjoy. With so many activities to play and enjoy, your family will surely like the outing above anything else. So, you should plan the weekend outing with care and above all, you should select only a fun place for the same.



Top 6 Considerations When Choosing the Best Model Agency

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 11:30:36 -0500

Interested in a modeling career? There are numerous agencies to pick from when considering a model agency, especially when you are a beginner.



More Palettes - The Many Moods of Summer

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:18:31 -0500

Here it is, only the end of July and yet it almost feels like "Summer" is over. Why is that? Time passes so quickly?



We Are Making Unique Wicker Baskets

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 13:22:17 -0500

There are four hundred species of deciduous trees and shrubs that can be found primarily on moist soils in cold and temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Willow limbs are a tough wood with slender leaves and large fibrous roots. The limbs are remarkable for their toughness, size a tenacity to life and roots readily grow from aerial parts of the tree. Willows are very cross-fertile and numerous hybrids occur both naturally and in cultivation. A well known ornamental willow is the weeping willow which is a hybrid of Peking willow from China and white willow from Europe. Weaving with rattan core (still known as reed) is one of the more popular techniques being practiced because it is readily available. It is pliable when woven correctly and is very sturdy. Also while traditional materials like oak, hickory and willow might be hard to come by. Reed is plentiful and can be cut into any size or shape that may be needed for a pattern. The easiest baskets to make are those that involve using flat reed for the stakes and weaving with the round reed. Another advantage is reed can also be dyed to look like oak or hickory.



Presenting Spazioquadro (SPQ)

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 13:18:39 -0500

Innovation. Expression.



The Forgotten Ones

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:01:37 -0500

When we listen to a song on a record or radio we say he/she is good or not good. We don't think of all the other people who are responsible for bringing the song to us. The backing music is just as important as the vocal but the singer is the one receiving the praise - none for the session musician who plays the great instrumental break The people that compose the song are often not on the radar.



Rejection Affects More Than Your Emotions

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:35:19 -0500

As a writer, you would think I would get used to rejections. I wish that were true.