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Realism in the Literary Arts

In the field of the Arts, realism, is the depiction of the chosen subject matter, truthfully and as it is, without artificiality and avoiding artistic conventions, implausible, exotic and supernatural elements. 290 more words


This is my one of favorite pieces from the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. I must have stared at this thing for a half hour on and off the last time I was there.

North Carolina

The Importance of Fantasy

I read very little realistic fiction. Since I was very young, most of what I’ve read has been fantasy, sci-fi, historical fiction. That’s not to say I don’t or won’t read anything “real”, but it makes up a very small percentage of my bookshelf. 1,008 more words


Space Pilot by K Henderson

Space Pilot, 24 x 48, oil on linen

I haven’t created a Vintage Board Game painting in a while and when my newest galley, CK Contemporary… 52 more words


Being Realistic Without Being Pessimistic

It’s hard. In order to function in the world, you need to know what’s going on, but a lot of things that are going on a lot of the time aren’t good. 112 more words


The End of Hallmark 'Romance'

“Love” is one of those 4-letter words- well, I mean, it literally is 4 letters, but what I mean to say is, “love” is not a word that comes easily to me. 851 more words



India ink and Winsor & Newton white ink, 4″ x 6″
This is the result of a few days of playing with and passionately experimenting with water and India ink. 50 more words

Fine Art