Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. THE ART OF CHAMPAGNE PRAGUE’S ART NOUVEAU MASTER MUCHA White wine made from a blend of grapes, especially Chardonnay and Pinot, produced in Champagne, France. Free Dictionary I just returned from Prague and in honor of my trip to this cultural […]
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Reposting of blog. A CHERRY TREE IN SPRING REBIRTH AND REAWAKENING Whatever your history, why not start anew, as if for the first time? What artists will you find on this venture? What visions will you see? It only takes a few steps to begin—and don’t push yourself, relax be free. Why not look […]
I didn’t become an Impressionist….As long as I can remember I’ve always been one.* Claude Monet French master and Impressionist Claude Monet (1840-1926) created several works focusing on the special beauty of autumn chrysanthemums. *Quote is from Monet: A Retrospective by Charles Stuckey, published in 1985.
Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. THE ART OF TEA FOR TWO WITH PASTRIES & A SPOONFUL OF SUGAR Water is the mother of tea, a teapot its father, and fire the teacher. Chinese Proverb Albert Anker (1831-1910) still remains one of his native Switzerland’s most popular […]
Click on the works to ENLARGE them. Nothing, I think, is more difficult for a true painter than to paint a rose because, before he can do so, he has first to forget all the roses that were ever painted…….. Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Matisse was already in his early eighties, when […]