Learning via Streaming-Stanley Artgem


As artists we all learn differently. Some of us need to be in class. Some of us need to just go into a room by ourselves and practice, practice, practice. Some of us need to get input from friends and feed from their energy and some of us need to learn by watching others create.

For those who learn best by the latter we have a cool way to get to sit on the shoulder of artists while they work. You can even ask them questions!  All from the comfort of your own home.


There are a number of sites that offer live streaming activities. Sites like Livestream,, or Ustream offer varying levels of  service that allows someone to live broadcast the activity on their desktop while including audio and interactive opportunities for onlookers. This has allowed a number of artists to go live and allow fans to watch them while they work and ask them questions about their process.

We’d like to highlight a few of the artists who do this often and have a number of videos saved that you can go back and watch at your leisure.

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