When the creative muse hits you it can sometimes feel like it takes over your whole being. I know. I have been there. Sitting in front of a beautiful lake, my easel all setup, my paints on my lap, and a beautiful, tranquil scene in front of me just waiting to be captured for life
Art fairs are a very popular form of entertainment for the creative spirits of the world. An art fair is basically a large event that, most times, everyone is invited too. At this extravaganza, there are large tables and display boards with a lot of different types of creative work set up everywhere. This is
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a non-profit community arts center located two miles east of midtown Atlanta on Briarcliff Road. The property consists of twelve beautifully landscaped acres tucked between the Virginia-Highland and Druid Hills neighborhoods. The center itself is a 27,000 square foot Gothic Tudor style mansion that was completed in 1920. Callanwolde was
If you are looking for art canvas supplies it is important to fully understand the different types of canvases available to artists. Some will be purchased in bulk and then sized to meet your needs, while other will be ready to use. Four Types of Art Canvas Supplies 1. Canvas by the Yard. This type
Glass mosaic art has been practiced for thousands of years, spanning back to Ancient Egypt, where it was initially used in palaces and tombs. The Egyptians were the first to discover the versatility of glass, later learning to use it not only to decorate their jewelry, but also to adorn their ships. In time, glass
Teachers, and school counselors have understood for years the power of Art in soothing souls. When skills are developed and honed, art can be highly effective in treating trauma or crisis. Learning to apply the expressive arts to heal pain, requires understanding the elements of a "crisis", and the goals and objectives in crisis intervention.
As in life, nothing concerning the world of art is ever certain. While art prices have remained relatively buoyant, even in this difficult economy, things can always take a turn for better or worse at any moment. Despite this fact, many people have become very rich over the last few years due, in large part,
By displaying framed art in your home or office, you are complimenting any room you place them in. The best aspect of framed art is that it is quick, easy and relatively inexpensive. Framed art is typically purchased to match décor in a person’s home. With such a huge selection available these days you are
Nail art is an exclusive niche that is gaining popularity in recent times. This may be because Hollywood stars like to flaunt the newest styles and right now the focus is on nail art. Nail art nowadays is seen basically as an extension to the myriad personality of the stars, Hollywood or otherwise. You too
Isn't it funny how times change ?. In yesteryear, kids were really fascinated about all kinds of art and crafts. Nevertheless, in this day and age, most children are so into electronics like cellular phones, and iPods, and video games. It can be hard to get your nipper up and away from the television screen.