Category Archives: Art & Arts

Who By John FitzGerald

A light wind ruffles the river poplars, rousing me from daydreams of gold and green; when it reaches here, the beech leaves shiver then settle back to this season’s regime of warmth and silence and limitless time – healing a … Continue reading

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My Type Of Cake

A Stunning Chocolate Book Cake By Serdar Yener! Source: https://www.youtube.com/user/yenerswaytv/featured He has his own website online https://www.yenersway.com. Serdar posts a cake art tutorial on Utube every Tuesday. He is a gifted artist.  

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Being Arty

  This is how I relax I listen to music, write , craft or make art. At the moment I am not doing much writing so I am concentrating on my art. It is getting dark early so I am … Continue reading

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Mandala Stone Tutorial – So Simple

This would be a great summer art project for the kids. Bring a freezer bag the next time you go to the beach. Let the kids collect stones and then paint them at home and place in the garden. It … Continue reading

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The Book of Kells

Title: The Book of Kells Publisher: Ireland Of The Welcomes, Online Full Text & Source: http://irelandofthewelcomes.com/the-book-of-kells/ Online, The Internet, 17/3/2018 Sample Text: The Book of Kells, one of great treasures of medieval Europe, is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in … Continue reading

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Literary Memes

Ironic Can’t Find The Words He Is Looking For So He Invents Them Hey Girl I Hear You Like Iambic Pentameter! 😉 I Think I Will Write A Love Story  & In It Every One Dies Shakespeare’s Bear! …ha  

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ART – HA

Bad Hair day! Ignore The Haters Check Out My Legs! Too Many Updates Our Mona Lisa Through The Years But You Didn’t! Poker Face! Portrait Mr Bean At The Art Gallery Mr.C. Norris The Hard Old Days Please Tell Me … Continue reading

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Such Wealth & Beauty In Rome…..

There are many free guides to Rome online. One of them is  – Rome Guide Online: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/rome It was a busy, walking holiday but I really enjoyed it. There is so much to discover and everywhere is quicker on foot … Continue reading

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I Love Art

I recently employed a painter to paint all the rooms in my house. I had such fun picking colours and buying new soft furnishings. I selected the following colours: the sitting room: cream and gold, the study : duck egg … Continue reading

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20 Things Only Highly Creative People Would Understand

Title: 20 Things Only Highly Creative People Would Understand Author: Kevin Kaiser, Lifehack.org Full Text & Source: http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/20-things-remember-you-love-highly-creative-person.html The Internet, Online, 15/11/2016 Sample Text: 1. They have a mind that never slows down………………… 2. They challenge the status quo…………….. 3. … Continue reading

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Free Online Art Archive – wow

Title: Museum of Modern Art Releases Free Online Archive of Every Exhibit Since 1929 Author: Rudie Obias, Mental Floss Full Text & Source: http://mentalfloss.com/us/go/86373 The Internet, Online, 27/09/2016 Sample Text: Since the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) started its collection … Continue reading

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Best free DTP software

Title:Best free DTP software: 6 programs to help you create top-quality documents Author:Mike Williams, Tech Radar Pro Full Text & Source:http://www.techradar.com/news/software/applications/best-free-dtp-software-6-pro The Internet, Online, 10/07/2016 Sample Text: Create newsletters, invitations and more with these top free DTP programs Word processors … Continue reading

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Photo To Art – Art Made Easy

Love this site – Be funky! Title: Be Funky (Photo Editor) Author: Tekin Tatar, Be Funky Full Text & Source: https://www.befunky.com/create/photo-to-art/ The Internet, Online, 08/07/2016 Sample Text: Art Made Easy If you get the creative itch, BeFunky is here to … Continue reading

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Last Run Before Bedtime – Follow the sheep #baa

Sheep Art 🙂 ‘Why do you have to be the same as the others? …Most of them are stupid’. Ken Follett ‘If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to … Continue reading

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Cathal O’Malley Paints Lovely Irish Landscapes

Cathal O’Malley is a self taught artist living in Connemara in the west of Ireland. He paints a variety of subjects in oils and acyrlics, but concentrates mainly on irish landscapes. Other subjects include animals, people and still lifes and … Continue reading

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I Love This Artist -VLADIMIR VOLEGOV

His website: http://www.volegov.com/ Gallery: http://www.volegov.com/gallery/ Biography (From His Website) Born in Khabarovsk, Russia, Vladimir began painting at the age of three and his talent would be noted repeatedly throughout his adolescence. After having attended the art school, “Krivoj Rog” and … Continue reading

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Are These the World’s 7 Funniest Paintings?

Title: Are These the World’s 7 Funniest Paintings? Author: Brandon Specktor, Reader’s Digest Full Text & Source: http://www.rd.com/funny-stuff/funny-paintings/ The Internet, Online, 9/4/2016 Sample Text: Slideshow:http://www.rd.com/funny-stuff/funny-paintings/1/ “La Clairvoyance” — René Magritte, 1936 The funny, far-out visions of surrealists like René Magritte … Continue reading

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Mona Lisa ???

The Mona Lisa is a portrait of a woman by the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci.It is  “the best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world”. … Continue reading

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Alexandr Milov’s Sculpture

Conflict — While two adults sit back to back each’s inner child says please make up! 🙂 This Shows That Love Always Shines Through.

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Someone turned the world’s most famous paintings 3D so blind people can experience them

Title:Someone turned the world’s most famous paintings 3D so blind people can experience them Author: Tech Insider Full Text & Source: http://www.techinsider.io/3d-printed-works-of-art-for-the-blind-2016-1 The Internet, Online, 21/2/2016 Sample Text: http://www.techinsider.io/3d-printed-works-of-art-for-the-blind-2016-1 Those who are visually impaired do not get the opportunity to … Continue reading

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