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Food for Thought

I was surprised to read a story in The Guardian this morning about legislation that has been passed in France, making it illegal for supermarkets to dispose of, or purposely spoil, surplus or out of date food. 247 more words

Poetry

"Beauty is expression. When I paint a mother I try to render her beautiful by the mere look she gives her child."

“Beauty is expression. When I paint a mother I try to render her beautiful by the mere look she gives her child.”

Jean Francois Millet, French, painter, printmaker

Painter

Practicing Figure Drawing

Today I was assigned the task of drawing a variety of figures, each with different poses in more than one medium. I approached this task with wanting to do many figures relatively quickly, using techniques I have learnt across the last few weeks as well as my new knowledge on mediums I have used recently (such as charcoal and graphite). 917 more words

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ON THIS DAY: October 4, 2017

October 4th is

World Animal Day *

Golf Lover’s Day *

Improve Your Office Day

Ship in a Bottle Day *

National Taco Day

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History

Les glaneuses - Jean-François Millet

Aujourd’hui, partons dans le passé, avec le très beau tableau de Jean-François Millet, les Glaneuses.

Le tableau

Jean-François Millet est un artiste de la fin du XIXe siècle. 730 more words

Tableaux

Great Artist Copy

 

Gleaners – Jean François Millet
Medium : Watercolor / Charcoal

Allentuladhar

"It is the treating of the commonplace with the feeling of the sublime that gives to art its true power."

“It is the treating of the commonplace with the feeling of the sublime that gives to art its true power.”

Jean-Francois Millet, French, painter

Art