March 22, 2017
architecture, art, churches, ecclesiastical art, Eternal city, fine art, fresco, frescos, religion, religious, Roma, rome, Rome art, Saints, Vatican, Vatican art
Just a little glimpse of the treasures to be found when visiting the Vatican. Obviously it is even better when you know someone that can take you to those spots a regular tourist wouldn’t have access to. Now, more than ever is probably the best time to visit….
March 14, 2017
best side, colorful painting, Lilly Singh, man nude, nude art, nude drawing, nude painting, quote, quotes, self esteem, show your best side, sketch
“Love who you are, embrace who you are. Love yourself. When you love yourself, people can kind of pick up on that: they can see confidence, they can see self-esteem, and naturally, people gravitate towards you.”
March 7, 2017
blacknwhite, cross, Dolomites, mountain cross, mountain peak, mountains, peak, photography
Every now and then it is time to climb a mountain and just absorb the beauty of what’s around us.
February 24, 2017
Delacroix, Delacroix art, Delacroix painting, Eugene Delacroix, French art, mulatto, mulatto woman, romantic, romanticism, woman painting
This is one of my favorite Delacroix paintings with so much expressiveness and heavy brushstrokes that emphasize all his passion.
“Perfect beauty implies perfect simplicity, a quantity that at first sight does not arouse the emotions which we feel before gigantic works, object whose very disproportion constitutes an element of beauty.” Eugene Delacroix
February 16, 2017
blog, down under, murals, oz, street art, streetart
P.J. O’Rourke, the right wing political satirist, once made the observation that if you don’t like your city cluttered with advertising billboards, try looking at what they hide. This thought occurred to him when he was a foreign correspondent in the concrete brutalism of communist-era Warsaw. A time when, not only were there no billboards […]
via Perth, a cityscape transformed — notesfromcamelidcountry
February 10, 2017
design, man sketch, old man tees, tee art, tee design, teeart, tees, tshirt art, wisdom, wise, wise man, wise man tee
Hello everyone and a wonderful weekend to you all. I wanted to show you my latest t-shirt design and I was wondering if you could give me some feedback in terms of style and such. Your opinion means a lot to me. Thank you so much!
In such challenging times we need a wise man to step up and speak his mind! Too bad they all seem to be hiding…. or kite surfing!
January 29, 2017
art, chaos, drawing, drawing art, fine art, happy sunday, mixed art, mixed media, pure chaos, Sunday art
Mixed Media painting, using pencil, ink and a splash of red watercolor. How many faces do you recognize?