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You Scream, we scream, we all scream in bad dreams!!!!!

There is nothing like a send up of an iconic work of art to send a communal shiver up the spines of Sentient Beings. Here is my Throwback Thursday: 54 more words

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The Scream

A small charcoal and ink doodle I made some time ago.  I was inspired by ” The Scream”  by Edvard Munch (pictured below).

I’m thinking of adding a background, however I’m not sure yet.

“The Scream”  by Edvard Munich:

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A Beacon of Blessings

Although many people have heard of the Impressionists, not so many are familiar with the Expressionists.  These are artists who seek to express meaning rather than physical reality.   192 more words

A Brief Survey of Art History's Most Macabre Paintings

It was today in 1793 that Girondist sympathizer Charlotte Corday assassinated French revolutionary leader and radical journalist Jean-Paul Marat while he was taking a bath. The stabbing was memorialized in Jacques-Louis David’s 1793 painting, … 1,578 more words

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Midnight Screams

So amidst the madness of moving house and the sheer frustration of having no wifi (thank god for my iPhone!), I had a particularly mad bout of insomnia. 156 more words

Painters that inspire me the most...

Though I absolutely adore many artists, not all of them inspire me in painting. I love Fragonard for example, but I could hardly be inspired by his stiff ladies in pastoral setting, dressed in their finest rose coloured silk gowns; that’s to idealistic, art needs to be more raw, filled with melancholy or anger or despair for me to like it. 749 more words

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