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Barbara Din

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Barbara Din is a visual artist, graphic designer, painter, interior designer, crafter, musician and writer living in Argentina.


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Mar 08, 2018

Barbara Din

Street Art Trends: Spray Paint on Canvas

Street Art Trends: Spray Paint on Canvas

Jun 26, 2018 at 09:00 am by Barbara Din

In the first article of this series, I showed you Finger Painting as a street art trend. This time, I’ll show you one that it’s a classic and I don’t think i.... Read More
Rebelle 3 Review

Review: Rebelle 3 feels like a real studio in your digital hands

Jun 21, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Barbara Din

Last year, I reviewed Rebelle 2 and I loved it. It's a great piece of software focused on wet media with a nice and intuitive UI. This year, Escape Motions release.... Read More

Art Candy: Colorful Liquids

Jun 14, 2018 at 01:52 pm by Barbara Din

We all like to watch something mesmerizing now and then, and this time I found a mixture that's hard to resist: colorful stuff and fluid dynamics. Combine that, plus intention.... Read More
Street Art Trends: Finger Painting

Street Art Trends: 5 must-watch videos about finger painting

May 24, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Barbara Din

According to Wikipedia, "A street artist is a person who makes art in public places. Street artists include portrait artists, caricaturists, graffiti artists, muralists and pe.... Read More
Art Candy: Digital Mandalas

Art Candy: 5 ways to create Digital Mandalas

May 10, 2018 at 10:16 am by Barbara Din

Mandalas are super trendy, and have been for a while now. It's understandable; they are mesmerizing. There's something about them that captivates our attention. Be it their s.... Read More
DesignCap free online poster maker Review

DesignCap | Free Online Poster Maker Review

Apr 13, 2018 at 04:00 pm by Barbara Din

DesignCap is a website app that lets you create custom posters and flyers quickly. They claim on the front page: "DesignCap helps you turn creativity into stunning posters and.... Read More

Autodesk SketchBook for Android Review

Mar 28, 2018 at 10:30 am by Barbara Din

Last November I did a review for the desktop version of Autodesk SketchBook and was thrilled about it. This time I will do the Android version. So What's New? The first thin.... Read More
4 Mind Traps for every artist to avoid

4 Mind Traps for every artist to avoid

Nov 28, 2017 at 10:02 am by Barbara Din

  All of these things happened to me, more than twice! And some just keep happening, even if I know better. So I'm writing about it to leave absolute proof that I know.... Read More

Autodesk Sketchbook Review

Nov 17, 2017 at 11:02 am by Barbara Din

Welcome to my little review corner! This time I'm having a look at Autodesk SketchBook Pro, desktop version. My first impression is that of beauty and tidiness. I love (need).... Read More

DesignEvo Logo Maker Review

Oct 30, 2017 at 12:02 pm by Barbara Din

Design Evo is a website in which you can create logos online for free. I assume its main goal is to have a tool that allows you to make something fast and easy. So, with th.... Read More

Corel Painter 2018 Review

Oct 20, 2017 at 09:44 am by Barbara Din

The last version of Corel Painter I tried was 12, I think. And I didn't keep it back then because it was very laggy. So, when I first installed this new Corel Painter 2018.... Read More

Wacom Cintiq Pro 13 Review

Oct 03, 2017 at 01:05 am by Barbara Din

The Cintiq Pro 13 is one of the latest of the Cintiq line devices developed by Wacom. Let's check it out together! My only Wacom product so far has been an old Graphire 2 (.... Read More

Not for You or Not Enough?

Aug 29, 2017 at 11:55 pm by Barbara Din

Sometimes you start dabbling in something that seemed exciting and you instantly feel right at home; you love the process every step of the way and you like the first results.... Read More

Fun Ways to Get Out of Artist's Block

Aug 06, 2017 at 11:35 pm by Barbara Din

We've all experienced it: we finally have some time to spend on art, or we decided to dedicate a set amount of time every day on it in order to progress, but somehow, even if.... Read More

Five Paintings Done with No Paint

Jul 30, 2017 at 11:41 pm by Barbara Din

Have you ever wished you've had better art supplies? Or blamed an artwork that didn't go very well on the lack of the newest, shiniest, more professional materials? Yeah, we.... Read More

Product Review: Expresii

Jul 23, 2017 at 11:36 pm by Barbara Din

These days we are seeing more and more natural media simulation being attempted in digital painting software. One of the most difficult to achieve is watercolor, because ther.... Read More

5 Captivating Live Painting Performances

Jul 17, 2017 at 01:50 am by Barbara Din

Image by Doug Kline (https://www.flickr.com/photos/popculturegeek/) under CC BY 2.0 license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ I am a painter, but I also used to b.... Read More

Product Review: WorkFlowy

Jul 08, 2017 at 01:00 am by Barbara Din

I work alone. I'm my own boss. This has a lot of advantages, but also some problems. One of them is organizing and task management. I'm a visual artist, so I like flash.... Read More

5 Fun and Free Web-Based CG Apps

Jun 28, 2017 at 12:02 am by Barbara Din

When it comes to computer graphics, there are so many deep, complex, important pieces of software that you have to buy, install, and study with a steep learning curve, that.... Read More

Star Trek Bridge Crew VR Review

Jun 15, 2017 at 12:34 pm by Barbara Din

Klingons... they pursue us. Relentlessly. Pounding us with torpedoes and phasers. Tracing our impulse drive as we move from location to location buying time to repair and refi.... Read More