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Working with Earth Colors

This past week I began experimenting with a different palette of colors. I’m still on a mission to explore color mixing options for Metopes & Friezes… 148 more words

Figure Painting

Intentional Practice

It is widely understood that if you wish to play a musical instrument well you must practice, practice, practice! The same is true for drawing and painting.  382 more words

Figure Painting

Winter Landscape Art Project

In this week’s art lesson the girls were introduced to landscapes! We learned that:

Landscapes are works of art that feature scenes of nature: mountains, lakes, gardens, rivers, etc.

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The Arts

"The Lays of Ancient Rome": Pompeian Pornography and the Museum Secretum

On August 24, 79AD, the day after Vulcanalia, the festival of the god of fire, Hell came to the Gulf of Naples. Vesuvius erupted and a searing pyroclastic cloud scorched, choked, and buried the prosperous provincial Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum under thousands of tons of blistering ash and boiling mud. 2,358 more words

Sex

Paintings and Poetry: Early Morning in the Wilderness of Shur, Egypt by Frederick Goodall

Source: http://fineartamerica.com/products/early-morning-in-the-wilderness-of-shur-frederick-goodall-greeting-card.html

The Egyptian heat
Mountains in pastel-like shades of
Pink like youthful horizons
The clouds are a collection of mountains
The mountain camel is perched on… 148 more words

Paintings And Poetry

Paintings and Poetry: Early Morning in the Wilderness of Shur, Egypt by Frederick Goodall

Source: http://fineartamerica.com/products/early-morning-in-the-wilderness-of-shur-frederick-goodall-greeting-card.html

The Egyptian heat
Mountains in pastel-like shades of
Pink like youthful horizons
The clouds are a collection of mountains
The mountain camel is perched on… 148 more words

Paintings And Poetry

Why I Think You Should Be Heading in Opposite Directions — Equally, at the Same Time

This is exactly where I find myself at this point in the journey. If you have followed my work for some time, you have seen a marked change in my process. 282 more words

Painting