Other Cool Art

Collage, digital painting, body art, pinups … anything that’s cool but hard to categorize.

New Overwatch Collectibles Bring the Characters to Life

Blizzard’s game Overwatch has been incredibly successful. It’s a fun game with a lot of characters to choose from and Blizzard is continuing to add new elements to the game to keep it exciting. I love the character designs for this game. Even though it’s a shooter, the characters are vibrant and stylized instead...

How to Add Weathering to Your Cosplay

If you’re creating armor or weaponry for your cosplay, you’ll probably need to think about weathering. Most armor doesn’t stay shiny and new for long! Adding weathering to your cosplay shows that the pieces have seen some battle. This technique from The Costume Making Guide by Svetlana Quindt AKA Kamui Cosplay will help you...

Developing the Concept Art of Horizon Zero Dawn

I love the art of Lois van Baarle AKA Loish. I’ve followed her work on DeviantArt for a long time and it’s been great to watch her skill develop. Her pieces are so impressive. The beautiful new Playstation 4 game Horizon Zero Dawn has been out for a few months now so some artists...

Color Palette Inspiration: Breath of the Wild

Personally, I love a good color palette inspiration. Whether it’s from a photo of a city, a video game shot or the colors in a movie still, I love looking at the details and color choices. Color can affect mood and effectively change a scene. Here at IMPACT we want to give you guys...

Discover the Quirky Skull Embroidery Art of Haley Dicken

Recently I’ve really been getting more into embroidery. Embroidery isn’t just the thread art of your grandmother anymore. There are a lot of really interesting things being created out there with just the power of thread. People are creating beautiful lettering with thread, gorgeous portraits of people and pets and of course fun quirky...

Take a Trip to Wonderland in Alice’s Wonderfilled Adventures

I’ve always loved Alice in Wonderland. It’s a true literary classic. There have been many different versions of Alice over the years: live-action, animated, plays, movies, books, comics and more. With Alice’s Wonderfilled Adventures you can take a trip to Wonderland and color to your heart’s delight! Coloring is a perfect way to unwind...

The Unique Fingerpainting Art of Iris Scott

We all remember fingerpainting as kids right? It was so fun feeling the paint on your fingers and spreading it on a canvas. Typically kid fingerpainting art isn’t very sophisticated. A smear of color, a semblance of shape if you’re lucky. It’s more about the activity of painting and less the art itself. Artist...

Call of Cthulhu Video Game Promises Macabre Delights

The Cthulhu mythos has long been a lodestone for adaptations and creativity. There are board games, roleplaying games, card games, books and plenty more. Call of Cthulhu is the latest to take on the creepy tales of H.P. Lovecraft. This new video game brings the dark and twisted myth to life. Call of Cthulhu...

Art Masterpieces Recreated with Makeup

16-year-old student and self-taught artist Stefania Atupe started creating interesting designs on her eyelids and has now gone viral with her art masterpieces. She created a peacock inspired look and the strokes looked very similar to van Gogh. The artistic inspiration blossomed from there and she took on the iconic Starry Night painting. The result...

Celebrate Christmas with a Krampus Coloring Book!

There are all kinds of Christmas holiday traditions out there and one that I’ve come to love over the years is the story of Krampus. This folklore figure definitely adds a bit of edginess to the bright Christmas holiday. Good old St. Nick brings presents and rewards good children but the naughty children get...