Resources

Golden Artist Colours Video Library - The entire Golden site is a fantastic wealth of information for painters, but their comprehensive video library with tips, tricks and techniques is one of the best around!

Hands on Crafts for Kids - Homepage for the television show full of fun videos, activities and ideas for kids!

Arts & Activities Magazine - Great website for ideas for arts education, programs and activity ideas.

Crayola.com - Tons of craft ideas and art related fun for kids!

KinderArt- Art lessons, craft plans and activities for all ages!

 

Gamblin Artist's Colours - Great site with tons of tips, tricks and techniques, as well as product info from one of the best oil medium/paint companies around.

Getty Images - Great site for stock photography, editorial images, footage, music and references.

Instructables- the Biggest How To and DIY community where people make and share inspiring, entertaining, and useful projects, recipes, and hacks.

Health Canada Safe Use of Arts and Crafts Materials - Link to Health Canada resources for safe use of art and craft materials. Includes downloadable PDF version, consumer product safety resource telephone numbers and contacts and great guidelines minimizing safety risks.

ThistoThat- Useful, informative and funny site on how to glue/stick pretty much anything to pretty much anything else.

Artshow - Tips, tricks and tutorials section and resource network categorized by area of interest. Great link selection for artists looking to gain some knowledge or keep up to date on what's new in their field.

GreenLiving - Link to a fantastic article on safe and eco-friendly art supplies, with input from Aboveground's own art supplies purchasing maven, Michelle Abrams!

Wet Canvas -  Comprehensive artist's community with articles, news, forums and information on art supplies.


Canada Council for the Arts - Information on artists' programs, awards, grants and national arts initiatives.

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