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The Hidden Self 

One of the #justDraw challenges is to create a portrait that a camera selfie cannot capture: some artists use colour, patterns, and symbols. First, let’s look at our Big Five to see how they expressed their inner selfs through auto-portraiture… 270 more words


Munch Mandag: Kyss

På lørdag var jeg i bryllup, og etter en helg i kjærlighetens tegn, tenkte jeg det passet å starte uka med Munch sitt “Kyss”. Litt romantikk må vi jo få inn også her på Kunstsnakk! 386 more words


Microfiction challenge At the window: the entries

This challenge, a story in less than 200 words, is the start of a mini series for some of us. All the stories were intriguing, and some I hope will lead into a further development based on the next prompt. 418 more words


Vincent van Gogh’s Life as a Graphic Novel

Dutch artist and writer Barbara Stok’s Vincent is the second graphic novel I’ve read from SelfMadeHero’s “Art Masters” series, after reviewing Munch last month. It’s another biographical study of an artist, in this case of Vincent van Gogh. 524 more words

Nonfiction Reviews

Kiss by the Window

The brevity of my services to the household was sealed during the formalities of introductions, the quickening of my heartbeat directing dancing waves of warm light from every extremity to my core, leaving me tingling and within a week, receptive to his touch, warm hands on my cheeks, fingers stroking my earlobes, his breath sweeping hair from the nape of my neck before tracing hieroglyphics of unspoken promises with his tongue. 159 more words

Creative Writing

Munch Mandag: Livets dans

“Munch Mandag” fortsetter med et annet maleri som du sikkert kjenner godt, nemlig “Livets Dans” fra 1899-1900. Her har Munch malt dansende par på en grønn eng ved stranden en sommernatt. 407 more words