About Art Prof

Art Prof is an international online community of visual artists that cares deeply about art, learning, and sharing.

We provide equal access to art education on a global scale.

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Our site is 100% free!

Our tutorials provide practical, accessible techniques in drawing, digital media, painting, printmaking, 3D art, animation, and more.

We produce up to date, comprehensive professional development resources for students, teachers, and independent artists.

Our discussions tackle a wide range of topics: artist wellness, race, gender, contemporary art & art history, copyright, careers, higher education, and more.




Inside Higher Ed – April 2020
Remotely Hands-On: Teaching lab sciences and the fine arts during COVID-19, by Colleen Flaherty

Forbes – March 2020
How To Engage Kids And Build Their Knowledge When Schools Are Closed, by Natalie Wexler

Hyperallergic – May 2018
What’s the Value of an Online Art Crit?, byElena Goukassian

The Art of Education podcast – April 2018
How to Improve Your Classroom Critiques, with Tim Bogatz

Art Class Curator podcast – October 2018
The Importance of Making , with Cindy Ingram

Communication Arts
Redrawing Art Class Column

Ask the Art Professor, Clara Lieu’s column

our risd – March 2017
Expanding Access to Studio Learning, by Simone Solondz

wbur – The ARTery – October 2017
Website Art Prof Wants To Do More Than Teach Art — It Wants To Help You Find Mental Flow, by Maria Garcia

KPCC – February 2017
Rhode Island School of Design ‘Art Prof’ opens her classroom to you, by Priska Neely

our risd – July 2016
Online Arts Education, by Simone Solondz