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artSparx special features area profiles talented and unique individuals. Sharing techniques, insights and philosophies to help you better understand the creative process. 

Special Features

  1. Simulated fresco murals
    Artist and muralist Tobias Freccia shares his creative process.
  2. Framing Tips 
    Professional framer Don Gitanis speaks. Framing tips you should know before you start painting!
  3. Transferring patterns and images to any surface 
    Create your own transfer paper simply and cheaply.
  4. Create perfect ovals and circles 
    Create a symmetrical oval or circle by making a template.
  5. Lettering made simple 
    create signs or lettering on any surface quickly and easily!
  6. Gilding made easy!
    Gold or silver leaf any object, quickly and easily.
  7. Antique wood graining
    Produce this rustic finish with the appearance of antique wood grain.
  8. Door Styles from around the world
    Perhaps more than any other design element, a door tells the story of a structure's past and present.


Silver leafing
Gold or silver leaf any object, quickly and easily.



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