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Motion in Art - Wise Words from Degas

Edgar Degas has always been one of my favorite artists. Although he’s been gone from the world for nearly a hundred years — he died in September, 1917 — he lives forever through his art. 739 more words

Elements Of Art

#WQWWC - Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge - "ARTIST or ART"

Hi, everybody! It’s that time again! Time to get your quote selected so you can come up with a creative story, poem, or whatever else you would like to share about your quote. 852 more words


Pastels - For the Birds!

I do love drawing birds, and today I wanted to share this fat little fellow hopping around in a bit of snow. I did have a lot of fun drawing him, but this post isn’t actually about birds. 370 more words


Daily Dance Digital

Another painting from my man Edgar Degas, “A Grecian Dance”

The Jockey ~ A Painting by Edgar Degas

The Jockey by Edgar Degas 

Edgar Degas, a French painter who lived from 1834 to 1917, was one of the founders of Impressionism, although he eventually preferred to think of his painting style as “realistic” rather than impressionistic. 19 more words