The Rebirth of TVIA 2.0

Photo of a Welcome We Are Open sign on the door. Used in TVIA post #4 Let's Get At It!
THE REBIRTH OF TVIA 2.0!  Welcome to the brand new home and grand opening of The Vintage Inkwell Academy (TVIA). I outgrew the limitations of the old site, and after some evaluation, I made substantial changes to enhance the Read more
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Let’s Get At It!

Image of Blackhawk with machine gun and Let's Get At It! in the high background. Used as header post picture for TVIA post #4 Let's Get At It!
LET'S GET AT IT! Greetings and apologies all, it’s been a while since my last post. I’ve been exceptionally busy with changes to the site’s back-end, improving its speed and making it more mobile device friendly. I’ve also been Read more
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Brass Tacks

Picture of artist painting a model in the yard of the Krazy Kat club in 1921
BRASS TACKS Come on in and take a seat class, this post is going to get down to the brass tacks of traditional art instruction. In this post we begin to explore tips, classic tools and if you’re new Read more
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The Hero with a Code

Large image of The Code of Doc Savage on a membership card. Used as the feature image in TVIA blog post #2.
THE HERO WITH A CODE Welcome back to new and improved The Vintage Inkwell Academy (TVIA). Grab your favorite drink, circle ’round the fire and tip your hat to everyone. Before we start, I want to turn your attention to Read more
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Welcome to TVIA

Photo of a museum library used for TVIA Blog post #1
WELCOME TO THE VINTAGE INKWELL ACADEMY! GREETINGS TO ALL! Welcome to The Vintage Inkwell Academy or simply TVIA. We are an artists resource established to provide rare art instructional resources, tools, tips and a knowledge exchange. TVIA offers a learning and collaboration space Read more
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