History & Criticism
epub |eng | 2019-08-18 | Author:Stephen Moss

Groningen, The Netherlands 25.5cm (10in) 36cm (14in) 95g (31/4oz) The blackbird is not only one of the commonest of all European birds, it is also one of the most familiar. ...
( Category: Plants & Animals August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sarah Jane Humphrey

HOW TO ILLUSTRATE A TONAL PAINTING ONTO A BLACK SURFACE Many artists prefer to work straight onto black or other colours, removing any risk of making marks on a stark ...
( Category: Plants & Animals August 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-09 | Author:David Lloyd Glover

Prepare a stretched 16" × 20" rectangular landscape canvas with a light wash of raw sienna over the white gesso surface. A: Large tree trunks and trees recede into the ...
( Category: Landscapes & Seascapes August 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-04 | Author:Blockley, Ann [Blockley, Ann]

Meadow Clocks 41.5 × 42cm (16¼ × 16½ in) These stylized clocks have an air of fantasy. I used collage motifs to build a base and then painted on top. ...
( Category: Plants & Animals August 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-25 | Author:John Hersey

THE DRUNKEN FISHERMAN by Robert Lowell Wallowing in this bloody sty, I cast for fish that pleased my eye (Truly Jehovah’s bow suspends No pots of gold to weight its ...
( Category: Fish & Sharks August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-19 | Author:Kathy Lynn Emerson [Emerson, Kathy Lynn]

DOMESTIC COINS angel: A gold coin worth 6s. 8d. until Henry VIII and then 10s. In 1565, England was flooded with Flemish-made counterfeit angels. angelet or half angel: A gold ...
( Category: Renaissance August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-03 | Author:Katsushika Hokusai [Hokusai, Katsushika]

HOKUSAI’S LIFE IN the autumn of 1760, when Hogarth had just had his Sigismunda thrown on his hands by Sir Richard Grosvenor, a child was born in a humble suburb ...
( Category: Erotica August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-22 | Author:Debra Kauffman Yaun

STEP 2 Switching to a 2B pencil, I begin refining the shape of the eyes, brows, nose, and mouth. I block in the hair with long, sweeping strokes, curving around ...
( Category: Portraits July 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 1977-06-06 | Author:Richard Huber

Plate 87. CHINA. 1. Dragon, from a bronze mirror case, late Chou Dynasty. 2. Dragons, from a bronze vessel, Shang Dynasty. 3. Demon mask, tile end, Warring States Period. 4. ...
( Category: Mythology June 7,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-03-14 | Author:Huber, Richard [Huber, Richard]

Plate 87. CHINA. 1. Dragon, from a bronze mirror case, late Chou Dynasty. 2. Dragons, from a bronze vessel, Shang Dynasty. 3. Demon mask, tile end, Warring States Period. 4. ...
( Category: Mythology June 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-05-03 | Author:Pricken, Mario [Pricken, Mario]

Client MaxFactor Agency Leo Burnett, Portugal Creative Direction Gezo Marques Campaign for ready-meals in pouches Client Tyne Agency D'Arcy, London Creative Direction Matt Wheeler Photo Dick Marsh KickStart question How ...
( Category: Advertising May 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-18 | Author:Katharina Lorenz [Lorenz, Katharina]

31 Cf. Burn 1987: 10–18, 48. 32 RF Squat-lecythus, Cleveland Museum of Art 82.142. CVA Cleveland, Museum of Art 2: 35–7. Another example for such direct referencing of Athens is ...
( Category: Themes May 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-03 | Author:Philip Ball [Ball, Philip]

HEXAGONAL NEST CELLS A wasp (Vespula vulgaris) working on its nest. Why and how does it make the cells hexagonal? Evidently there are no agents shaping these rafts as bees ...
( Category: Plants & Animals May 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-22 | Author:Kunz, Jan [Kunz, Jan]

Use line to your advantage when you plan your composition. Spring Bouquet 30” × 22” (76cm × 56cm) The strong directional thrust of the branch directs the eye from blossom ...
( Category: Plants & Animals April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-29 | Author:Ron Stocke

1) Never 2. Quickly painted using the texture of the paper—this allows the eye to travel over this shape to a more important area of the painting. 2) Acceptable 3. ...
( Category: Landscapes & Seascapes April 29,2019 )