Archive for the ‘Painting’ Category

Dec 27

Third collection! Bite-size harmonies of poetry and visual art; expressions of life, truth, and wisdom; snippets to breathe inspiration, wonder, and beauty into your being. If you’ve enjoyed these, revisit the previous Snippets of Beauty collection! Is there a quote you think would make a great Snippet of Beauty? Tell us in the comments, and

Dec 18

Second collection! Bite-size harmonies of poetry and visual art; expressions of life, truth, and wisdom; snippets to breathe inspiration, wonder, and beauty into your being. If you’ve enjoyed these, revisit the first Snippets of Beauty collection! Is there a quote you think would make a great Snippet of Beauty? Tell us in the comments, and

Dec 11

Bite-size harmonies of poetry and visual art; expressions of life, truth, and wisdom; snippets to breathe inspiration, wonder, and beauty into your being. If you’ve enjoyed these, be sure to check out the next Snippets of Beauty collection! Is there a quote you think would make a great Snippet of Beauty? Tell us in the

Today, we delve through words into pictures – looking at the art of illustrating or illuminating, of pairing written works with visual accompaniment. We’ve all undoubtedly read and loved picture books as children. With fond memories do many of us think back to our favorite Dr. Seuss book (Horton Hatches the Egg was mine –

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Jul 06

One of my favorite artists is Vermeer. His work is so lifelike. His windows seem to have light actually coming through them, and his people almost appear to breathe. His paintings are more lifelike than photos. Why is this? He sees deeply. First, he sees beyond what he ‘knows to be there,’ then he sees

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