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ABS April Challenge

The Art Bead Scene blog challenges readers each month to make something inspired by an artwork and incorporating an art bead.  The artwork this month… 296 more words

Paris 1900, La Ville Spectacle @ Le Petit Palais

The exhibition, ‘Paris 1900, The City of Entertainment’ running at the Petit Palais, offers spectators the opportunity to relive the splendour of Paris during the early 20th Century.   111 more words

More “Plagiarists”: Tissot’s friends Manet, Degas, Whistler & Others

James Tissot and his friends, including James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Edgar Degas, Edouard Manet and Berthe Morisot, did not work in a vacuum.  In addition, creative personalities can be strong, and the public and the critics could be merciless.  1,255 more words

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I’ve wanted a {tattoo} since I was about 16 years old.  My parents, my brother and my sister each have at least one tattoo.  Well, I am now 25 and after close to 10 years I can officially say I’ve crossed another item off of my… 135 more words

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Painting to Life- Journey of Absinthe

Bennett and I decided to bring the painting “L’absinthe” by Edgar Degas to life. In the painting, a French actress (Ellen Andree) is depicted next to a male artist and French personality (Marcellin Desboutin) while sitting at a popular Parisan café, Café de la Nouvelle-Athenes. 361 more words

Book Review: I Always Loved You by Robin Oliveira

I received this book free from Goodreads First Reads and Viking as an advanced reader copy.

I didn’t quite know what to think going in to reading this book, but I ended up liking it more than I expected to. 279 more words