Artist Overview

The fact that you bothered to check a story on Fine Arts says it all - you are an artist at heart. Or maybe you sketch or paint well and need to know your chances as an artist. No sweat! You have come to the right place. Read on and find out what it takes to be another Anjolie Ela Menon or M F Hussein.

Fine art includes drawing, painting and sculpting. Trying to express a specific and unique vision through painting, sculpture, drawing, or mixed media characterises an artist's life.
Commercial art is the application of various art media for commercial purposes like creating attractive illustrations for advertisements, displays, books, magazines, posters, packaging, etc. The extension of these arts to the industrial field translates to exhibitions, window displays, hoardings, technical catalogues, cinema slides, etc.