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Artistic Advice Illustrations

This 'Painting For Non-Majors' Comic is an Creative Guide

— August 17, 2012 — Pop Culture
This 'Painting for Non-Majors' comic by Grant Snider shows off the intricacies of creating beautiful pieces.

From choosing one's medium to deciding what style to work with, this comical piece has got you covered. Though the comic could potentially be helpful, the aim of the illustration is to get laughs, clearly demonstrated by tiny details like the suggestion that a squirrel could make for a great paintbrush.

One of the standout parts of this comic comes at the end, where different types of paintings are displayed in their own section. Snider makes a point to stereotype the art world in a light-hearted way, and pays reference to some of the most famed pieces of art of all time.
Trend Themes
1. Comedic How-to Guides - Creating humorous, easy-to-follow guides that educate and entertain readers.
2. Illustrated Educational Materials - Using illustrations and comics to make educational materials more engaging and accessible.
3. Satirical Artistic Portrayals - Creating humorous or satirical art pieces that poke fun at stereotypes in the artistic world.
Industry Implications
1. Art Education - Developing creative and unconventional teaching materials to engage with students and encourage creativity.
2. Publishing - Publishing comics and illustrated guides for those interested in learning about art and artistic techniques.
3. Art Criticism and Commentary - Writing humorous and satirical pieces that comment on the art world to engage and entertain readers.
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