The Art of Claude Monet

The Art of Claude Monet

The Art of Claude Monet. Born on 14th November 1840 in Paris, Claude Monet was a French painter, who is believed to have invented the impressionism style of painting. Monet’s first brush with art was drawing caricatures of the local people, which he later began to sell. For a few years, he continued to draw… Continue Reading

Vincent van Gogh – Life and Work

Vincent van Gogh – Life and Work

Born on 30th March 1853 in Zundert, Netherlands, Vincent Willem van Gogh is regarded as the one of the greatest ever Dutch painters, next only to Rembrandt. Although he could not achieve greatness during his lifetime and the success came years after his death, the 2000 paintings and drawings created by him in a span… Continue Reading

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Born into a family of modest means, Renoir was apprenticed to a decorator of fine porcelain. Although he soon resolved to become a painter, he always remained attached to the artisanal tradition, and to the end of his life he identified himself as a “painter-worker.” Having met Monet and Sisley in the studio of the… Continue Reading

Two Star Wars Fans and 8 Beers

Two Star Wars Fans and 8 Beers

Two Star Wars fans spent an evening getting creative on Photoshop combining stormtrooper helmets with a variety of fun themes. Being enormous Star Wars fans we thought we would create something a bit different one evening after work, mixing storm trooper themed designs with pop art and cool themes, we couldn’t be happier with the… Continue Reading

Introducing the Art by Patsy Ducklow

Introducing the Art by Patsy Ducklow

Modern and contemporary artist Patsy Ducklow was born in Britain but has lived in Colorado for over twenty years now.  It is from her surroundings in Colorado that she takes inspiration for her work, if you look at the Woodland Critters collection you will see how evident this is, most of Patsy’s inspiration comes from nature and the… Continue Reading

Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian – the founder of the Dutch modern art movement known as De Stijl – was a true pioneer of abstract art which earned him a worldwide reputation. Strong primary colours and bold parallel lines arranged in squares or rectangles are the styles of his most famous compositions. Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan, to give him… Continue Reading

Great Wall Art Layout Ideas for Your home

Creating a beautiful and a cosy environment in a residential space according to one’s specific tastes has eventually led to the increased demand in many diversified methods while dealing with interior design. Hence, manifold is its concepts in compliance with diverse climatic conditions, functional accuracy and certainly, the absolute necessity of space beautification. Flourishing stylistic trends often… Continue Reading

Push Pin Travel Maps

Personalised Travel Maps with Pins by Blue Horizon Prints One world-renowned song declared the greenback as the main thing responsible for making the world go round. Perhaps, travelling ranks as a runner-up in this contest or even comes on top for many adventurers. It is hardly possible to find a person without any travel-related contemplations… Continue Reading

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