Some of the most beautiful art designs in the world can be found on the covers of theater posters. Art in all its forms says more than words can ever express. Art is beauty. It entices, allures, and invites the beholder to come closer. It seems there is no better way to sell art than by using another form of art to do so.Details
Each medium of art is attractive alone but look what happens when music, dance, storytelling, graphic design collide.
The versatility of art is not easy to define. Art is an umbrella term that encompasses different mediums, genres and styles. Each medium of art is attractive on its own, but when several types of art come together, a fresh, deep, enriched level of art is born.Details
Paper Quilling: is it a craft project? Is it an art form? Is it enjoyed by adults or children? Is it any surprise that paper quilling, a favorite craft for artsy people of all ages, has been around for hundreds of years? Seoul-based artist Ilhwa Kim seems to have modernized paper quilling.Details
Color is one of the hardest things to properly define. How does Webster’s Dictionary do it? Science is an amazing field but when it comes to describing the beauty of color, it seems simplicity is all we need. Today, Webster’s defines the color blue as ‘the color of the sky.” Read about how this definition came to be.Details
All of us are familiar with the primary colors, but this post reveals some little-known facts that may surprise you. Did you know that red capes don’t make bulls angry? Bulls are colorblind. Red lining is meant to conceal any bloodstains. With yellow the eye rejoices, heart expands, spirit is cheered and we immediately feel warmed. – Johann von GoetheDetails
There is a rare condition that’s not fatal, but many artists would kill to have it. It is called tetrachomacy. As an impressionist #painter, this physical ‘disorder’ is a rare gift that produces extraordinary works of art. This woman believes she can help science professionals understand and someday cure.Details
Have you noticed that certain colors are trendy? What will the ‘It’ color be for 2015? In 2015, homeowners are expected to favor vibrant, expressive hues that represent their hopes and dreams. Growth of global connections may impact our decor decisions, encouraging us to adopt colors of natural surroundings.Details
Some people are claiming that over time, their eye and skin color change. How can this be? A running joke says snacking on too many carrot sticks will turn your skin orange. Is there merit behind this myth? Isabel Marant, the French fashion designer, says that she drinks carrot juice to give her skin a healthy tan glow.Details
A multi-talented #artist from Los Angeles recently created a color chart that helps her #write better. Meet Ingrid. Why are people hating on Ingrid Sundberg’s color thesaurus? Arranging and naming 240 unique colors, Ingrid Sundberg compiled a seemingly comprehensive thesaurus.Details
Today, there are over 120 Crayola crayon colors. A far cry from the 8 colors Binney & Smith first presented in 1903. Color seems to be one of life’s constants. Crayola might agree; their colorful crayons don’t change, they multiply. Crayola might have 330 shades by 2050. Therefore, it is safe to say “…Crayola’s gonna need a bigger box.Details
Many people view their homes as sanctuaries. What do you consider your home? Does your interior design reflect the mood you want to set when in this unique environment?
If you want your home to be a sanctuary, it begins with incorporating colors that can influence your mood and the moods of others.Details