Other Cool Art

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

6 Van Gogh Facts You May Not Know

From his inspiration to who he owes his legacy to, discover some lesser known van Gogh facts about the iconic post-impressionist painter.

90s Nostalgia Throwback | 5 Must-Have Art Toys

The 90s nostalgia is in. A lot of people are itching for the yesteryear. Old songs, old styles, old toys, you name it and it’s making a comeback (chokers anyone? They’re everywhere these days!). So of course we had to jump back in time a little and enjoy the 90s nostalgia...

Figure of the Imagination: An Artist’s Journey by Lisa Cyr

Exploring the Figures of Imagination: A Journey with Artist Lisa Cyr By amassing myself into the midst of other worldly places, I create a gateway. It transcends me back to a time when the creative spirit reigned in a vast and limitless field of dreams. In my fantastic world, supernatural beings,...

George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art Unanimously Approved

The George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art has been trying to find a home for eight years. Lucas tried in San Francisco and Chicago to no avail. Finally, the project has found a home. LA gave the green light for the museum to be built there. The Los Angeles City Council unanimously...

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...

How to Add Weathering to Your Cosplay

Weathering can add a dimension to the armor and props that you create for your cosplay. Learn how to add weathering to a piece with this free tutorial.

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...

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...