Wednesday, December 11, 2013


Welcome to our Christmas 2013 issue of Art Online!

We have a wonderful assortment of videos for you:

  •  Christmas Light Show
  • Watercolor Painting of A Christmas Tree
  • How To Make A Hanging Paper Ball From An Old Book
  • Tabletop Christmas Tree
  • How To Make Roses To Decorate Your Gifts

We love Simon and his cat:
  • Christmas Presence, Simon's Cat
  • The Simon's Cat Story

And we have a face painting tutorial and drawing for kids:
  • Rudolph The Red-Nose Reindeer Face Painting
  • Make Your Own Nativity Scene, 1 and 2
We at Art Online wish you and yours a creative, inspiring, and enjoyable Christmas Holiday!

Tuesday, September 3, 2013


Welcome to our September/October issue of Art Online. Our topics are sand painting and flesh painting. Since Halloween occurs in October, we include some easy and fun Halloween activities.

Our sand painting videos include:
  • Making Of A Sand Painting Mandala
  • Titanic Sand Painting
  • Sand Fantasy, My Eyes

Our face, hand and body painting includes:
  • Tiger by Klaire de Lys
  • Australian Body Art Carnival 2013 

Our Halloween section starts with
  • Pumpkin Carvings from N.Y.

and continues with drawing & face painting for kids:
  • How To Draw A Pumpkin Man
  • Halloween Rabbit Face Painting
  • Halloween Spider Man Face Painting
We hope you enjoy this issue and will leave a comment. We love to hear from you.


Friday, July 5, 2013


This issue of Art Online is focused on home projects, including gardening.
  • Staging your home when you're selling it
  • Stencil Painting A Porch Floor
  • Creating An Entertainment Sideboard 
  • Container Gardening
  • Home Organization
  • Curb Appeal
  • Creating A Headboard
  • Floral Nail Art

And for the kids:
  • How To Draw A Tree
  • Mermaid Face Painting

We hope you enjoy these videos!


Friday, May 3, 2013


Our May/June issue of Art Online focuses on cartoons, and we have some great ones for you:
  • The Obamas' Bathroom Talk
  • The New Yorker Dog Cartoons
  • A Musical Parody Of Nickelodeon Cartoons
  • Learn To Draw & Paint Grumpy Cat
  • Simon's Cat: Let Me In
  • Disney Channel: Donald's Diary
and for the kids:
  • Write "Mom" In Bubble Letters
 We hope you get some good laughs from this issue.

And please consider donating to the Kickstarter Project, A Musical Parody Of Nickelodeon Cartoons. You can donate as little as $1.00, and you pay through your account. We donate $5.00 to each Kickstarter Project that we publicize.

Enjoy the Spring!


Saturday, March 2, 2013


Our March/April issue is focused on drawing, painting and photography. Our videos include:
  • Artwork by Nikki Smith
  • Nancy Schutt's Dogs
  • Origins Tile, a Kickstarter Project
  • Elsje Sandra's Photography
  • Paintings by Wendy J. St. Christopher
  • Teresa Dominici's Paintings
  • Steve Hester's Art 
  • 3-D Art by Jim Coe
For the kids, we have Drawing The Weather. At the end of the video are instructions on how to upload your artwork for the chance to be in a music video.

Just for fun, we have a 1969 Volkswagen commercial. 

There are a few more videos and slideshows scattered about. You're invited to scroll down the page to find them. 

Wednesday, January 2, 2013


We wish you a very Happy New Year! In the spirit of 2013, we offer you the following videos:
  • London Fireworks 2013
  • The Fantastikids Children's Choir singing "Happy New Year"
  • Pets' New Year's Resolutions
  • HGTV's 2013 Dream Home Loft & Art 

Because it's winter where we live:
  • Indoor Gardening

This month's video for the kids:
  • How To Draw Daniel Craig As James Bond

For the those interested in fashion:
  • Versace Fall-Winter 2013
  • New Retro Hair & Makeup Trends 

We hope you enjoy this issue. Please continue to send in suggestions for topics you'd like to see covered in the coming year.


Bulldog by Marian Cates

Bulldog by Marian Cates
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Burrowing Owl by Marian Cates

Burrowing Owl by Marian Cates
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Jack Sprat Mother Goose Rhyme by Marian Cates, from a vintage illustration

Jack Sprat Mother Goose Rhyme by Marian Cates, from a vintage illustration
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Robin Hood by Marian Cates, from a vintage illustration