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More Spiritual Evolution

Your Spiritual Evolution Starts Now” is one my more popular posts and also one of my personal favorites because, in one little 300-word essay, I express the seed of an incredible idea — a Unified Evolutionary Theory that encompasses both scientific and spiritual evolution. 586 more words

Martial Arts

Ph1, Context & Narrative part 4, 513323 Assignment four

The ancient Egyptians decorated the interiors of their tombs with paintings of food. It was believed that in the afterlife these images would become real and feed the dead. 1,721 more words


Trust in the Slow Work of God

Above all, trust in the slow work of God.

We are quite naturally impatient in everything

to reach the end without delay.

We should like to skip the intermediate stages. 153 more words


Jean-Siméon Chardin
A Vase of Flowers
early 1760s
Scottish National Gallery

The only surviving flower painting from the artist.

18th Century

A little bit of Chardin

When I first started getting back into painting some years ago now, I joined an online art community where challenges would be set to do your own version of one of the “Masters”. 543 more words

Traditional Art

“Just look at it!”: Pumpkin with Iron Pot (1914)

A guest post by Jacob A. Schmitt

Carl Schmitt’s earliest professional work was done from the time he graduated from the National Academy of Design… 430 more words

Carl Schmitt

A lesson in looking - Chardin and white chocolate truffles

Back in May I tried out a new recipe for cranberry and white chocolate truffles. They were too sweet for my taste so I rolled them in toasted, chopped almonds to add a nutty flavour. 361 more words

Art History