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How to sell your painting
Any novice artist, sooner or later faces the question of selling their works. Of course, if you consider just a novice artist, it is better to advise him not to…

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Trip to the open air in Gurzuf
Hello, Dear visitors of the site! My name is Natalia Shevchenko, I'm an artist. In the previous article, I have already presented several of my works to you. Today I…

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Josef Kote — Josef Kote) - Albanian artist
Josef Otten is a contemporary artist. Born in 1964 in the picturesque port of Vlora, Albania. Graduated from the Academy of fine arts. His unique style of painting and bright…

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Chandeliers in interior design

The chandelier in the interior is quite an important element, as it gives completeness to the entire interior design. Imagine a chic classic interior, and absolutely contradicting the interior of the chandelier. It is able to spoil the entire interior as a whole. Yes, what can I say, your room would look normal if instead of a chandelier or lamps, just a light bulb would hang on a wire. I think the viewer’s attention would immediately be focused on it. That is why you need to seriously approach the issue of choosing chandeliers.

Now there is a huge selection of chandeliers and fixtures, what is not found in the nearest store can be ordered via the Internet, and by the way it may well be much cheaper. Continue reading

Is it useful to influence the energy of paintings on a person ?

Nowadays, more and more people tend to have at home, not just a cheap copy, or “Chinese stamping of the picture”, but author’s works written in oil paints.

So why do more and more people want to see at home even a copy of the famous oil painting, but always made by hand, without the use of stamping and other technical means.

Since ancient times, people believed that images, especially paintings, have a strong energy effect on a person and his condition. Continue reading

Sand paintings. How to draw a sand picture

Sand paintings are colored sand in a bottle or other glass container, of various shapes and sizes. The creation of such paintings was widespread in the Arab countries, from there this “sand art” came to us.

Those who have been to Arab resorts are more likely to meet street artists who, literally in front of You has been creating paintings of sand. These are mostly simple forms of sand dunes with camels and pyramids, palm trees, mountains, seashore, and many other bizarre patterns and shapes. Continue reading

An essay based on a painting by Leonardo da Vinci. Madonna Lita

I remember when I first saw her. It was in art history class, we were studying the Renaissance, and we finally got to its highest peak. The teacher took out the reproductions, showed them to us, and told us a story separately for each one. I remember that many people were bored, despite such a fascinating topic of the lesson: “Leonardo da Vinci. The life and work of a genius.”

No, I’m not going to tell you about his most famous painting. I was much more impressed, inspired, and awakened by the Madonna Litta. And it’s not just that I’m an artist who must be inspired by great works. No, it’s about how deep I saw in the picture and how I felt… Continue reading

Pictures of amber

Amber paintings are one of the trends in jewelry making.

Since ancient times, amber has been used for making various jewelry, amber products have always been considered quite expensive gifts. And indeed, amber literally shimmers with a variety of shades of color, yellow, red,orange, and can be either matte or transparent as a tear.

So how did amber appear in nature? Maybe someone does not know, but amber is the resin of coniferous trees frozen millions of years ago. Usually amber is found in chunks, in the form of a drop, often in the stone you can find inclusions in the form of insects. Continue reading

Escha van Den Bogerd (Escha Van Den Bogerd) - Dutch painting
Escha van den Bogerd was born in 1972 in the Hague, Holland. I started drawing at the age of three. She studied fine art at the Rudolf Steiner school. After…


Brief biography of the artist Mikhail Shemyakin
The man in black, a crazy artist, a hermit, and at the same time a genius sculptor. And all this about Mikhail Shemyakin. The greatest artist of our time, who…


Levitsky. Portrait of Khrushchev and Khovanskaya
Portrait of Ekaterina Nikolaevna Khrushcheva, in marriage von Lohmann and Princess Ekaterina Nikolaevna Khovanskaya, in marriage Neledinsky-Malecki" One thousand seven hundred seventy three State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg In the…


An allegory of Peace, Art, and Abundance. Hans von Aachen
The picture of the German artist Hans von Aachen "Allegory of Peace, Art and Abundance" is a vivid example of the complex, and sometimes contradictory, art of mannerism. Painters of…