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Arts Everyday Living: Through the Eyes of A Russian Artist–Colors, Colors, and More Colors

In a previous blog, I spotlighted the floral work of Russian artist Boris Kustodiev (1878-1927) above. Have you ever seen such striking purples and lavenders in a bouquet of flowers?  The arrangement, too, is overflowing with vitality and energy, barely contained by its vase. Kustodiev, who was an active painter, stage designer, and book illustrator […]

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Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Meditation—Healing Movements

During our Creative Art Journey workshop, Monet and the Art of Meditation on Monday (see: October 21 blog), multi-arts specialist, W. Elisabeth Larson, led the group in a creative movement activity in the form of Shibashi, deepening groups members’ enjoyment and appreciation of the Impressionist’s incomparable water lilies. The paintings of other artists such as […]

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