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Arts Everyday Living: Creative Routines At Home–the Art of Food–Escape from Social Isolation

An excerpt from Through an Artist’s Eyes: Learning to Live Creatively, chapter on Creative Routines.   The hours can loom ahead if you find yourself confined….Boredom, restlessness, even despair can result, negatively affecting your overall perspective and self-esteem. Yet, even the most mundane task can be a source of artistry.  Or, as the painter Georgia O’Keeffe once observed, you […]

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Arts Everyday Living: A Boy's Life---Solitary Fishing

Arts Everyday Living: A Boy’s Life—Solitary Fishing

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         A BOY’S LIFE SOLITARY FISHING …..To forget oneself is to be happy. Robert Louis Stevenson, Memories and Portraits Childhood was a popular subject of both Danish artist H. A. Brendekilde (1857-1942) and Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894).  To experience more of their […]

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