My thoughts and opinions based on the great movie, books, and series of The Dark Crystal - one of Jim Hensen's creations.
Photo Click edit above to add content to this empty capsule. Text edit The Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace presents Masterpieces from Buckingham Palace.
Figure Drawing Artist Paper: The Life, Process and Work of Frank Frazetta an Analysis of a Great Artist
This is an analysis and a description of the painting: “The Christian Martyrs’ Last Prayer” by Jean-Leon Gerome (1824-1904).
Albrecht Dürer was one of a small group of highly talented German artists who were born in the late 15th century. Dürer was particularly noted for his use of graphic art that allowed his work to become widely distributed throughout Europe in the form of prints.
The second article in a series celebrating the diverse and unique art of famous Australian Illustrators and Painters. Let me introduce: Frederick McCubbin
The first article in a series celebrating the diverse and unique art of famous Australian Illustrators and Painters. Let me introduce: d'Arcy W Doyle.
Grayson Perry creates detailed pots and tapestries and has an alter ego named Claire who dresses in outrageous gowns. He is also married with a child. A fascinating mix of convention and unorthodox.
For this artist, it is amazing that he found time for so many things and art too. But art became a tool to help him deal with the bouts of depression he suffered all his life: Winston Churchill.
Some artists succumbed to sickness, sadness and drug addiction before their work was done. This is the story of Aubrey Beardsley who died of tuberculosis before his 26th birthday. He died too young.
One of Carl Bloch's alterpieces has recently found a new home. Read about the purchase and how the people's interest in the painter and his work came to be.
Rene Gruau, world famous fashion illustrator set standard for fashion drawing. Gruau movie posters still highly sought after. Rene Gruau Moulin Rouge posters are museum pieces. Now collector's pieces
Charles Courtney Curran is an amazing American painter. He painted mostly women in different scenes, as you see here in this article. From another era, these pretty paintings are peaceful and lovely
A short Norman Perceval Rockwell biography, as well as featured Rockwell paintings - originals, lithographs, and prints - and other related art up for sale (or auction).
Dmitri Danish was a child prodigy in art. The artist Dmitri Danish was born in 1966 in the Ukraine. His artistic talent became evident very early in life when he would draw with a pencil before he could walk or communicate. His mother recognized...
Find out about Arthur 'Smike' Streeton - Australian Impressionist and one of Australia's best known landscape painters
How do you see late Turner? Blurred daubs, early Impressionism? Turner's career began under the tutelage of masters. His father exhibited early works in his Covent Garden shop alongside bespoke wigs.
One of the most beautiful painters of women over the centuries is Dante Gabriel Rossetti who lived during the Victorian Age in England and was an English painter and poet. His given name at birth was Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti, but when he...
The phenomenal paintings done by Akiane Kramarik who started sketching amazing portraits at the age of 4. Her paintings are nothing short of a miracle and God is speaking through her artwork to deliver a message of peace and love to the world. There is, in my view, no other explanation for how a child of 9 could paint the first painting pictured in this hub called "Father Forgive Them"
Reverand Howard Finster had a dream of creating his own Garden of Eden with his art. His art has been shown to a worldwide audience when his art was on display at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.
"Impressions, Sunlight" painted by Claude Monet, one of the originals of the Impressionist painters in Paris. wikipedia The above painting by Claude Monet started the beginning of the Impressionism Movement in art in Paris, France in the 19th...
La Maja Vestida (The Clothed Woman) by Francisco Goya The Prado Museum Madrid, Spain wikipedia One of the loveliest paintings, in my opinion, of all time is La Maja Vestida (The Clothed Woman) by Spain's renowned painter, Francisco Goya. At the...
While Swiss artist H.R. Giger may have been known mostly for his creature designs in Ridley Scott's 1979 sci-fi film Alien , he had created hundreds, if not thousands, of other pieces of art in the forms of paintings, drawings, and sculptures. His...
Some say that handkerchief painting originated in Texas prisons. Many Mexicans were incarcerated in Texas jails during the 1940's. Most of them were Catholic and male. It is entirely possible that San Antonio had the largest share of Mexican prisoners in the world. Southern California being a close second.