The leaves are about to change, but we are still enjoying warm weather and play outside a lot. Spending time in the nature touches the strings of your soul and gives you inspiration no matter what you do. This week we have learned about the artist who spent one third of his life in forests creating his outstanding masterpieces. His name is Ivan Shishkin and, not surprisingly, he is called The Forest Singer. Continue reading Ivan Shishkin. An Ode to Beautiful Forest. Sponge Painting Technique.
Can sunflowers be any happier? No wonder they have inspired the imagination of many artists since 1880s. Even earlier, almost certainly; it’s just that when we think “sunflowers” now, we think “Van Gogh”. Continue reading Van Gogh or Not Van Gogh? Sunflower Power.