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Welcome to the 2014 - 15 School Year!

“Unless you have a definite, precise, clearly set goals, you are not going to realize the maximum potential that lies within you.” — Zig Ziglar  495 more words


Petworth House and Park

Petworth House is a treasure chest of iconic artworks from artists such as William Blake, Turner and Van Dyck. It’s truly remarkable to see these beautiful pieces up close and personal. 46 more words


Year without a Summer - Its effect on Art and Literature

Year 1816. is known as the Year without a Summer due to an eruption of a great Mount Tambora volcano in East India (today’s Indonesia). The volcano eruption which lasted from 5th to 15th April 1815. 938 more words


Morning Links: Roman Street Art Edition

After banning vendors near tourist traps like the Colosseum, Roman government officials are now fiercely regulating the number of street artists allowed to hawk their paintings to visiting sightseers. 229 more words

"stubborn tiny lights vs. clustering darkness forever ok?" // J.M.W. Turner

“You have to carry the fire.”

I don’t know how to.”

Yes, you do.”

Is the fire real? The fire?”

Yes it is.”

Where is it?

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Art / Poetry

White & Blue Series, 8 August 2014: San Francisco Skies (Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture)

Good Evening:

The confluence of competing weather systems makes for interesting skies with interesting textures here in San Francisco. The first four pictures come from the morning of the… 52 more words

The San Francisco Scene--Seen!