Rare paintings of Chhtrapati Shivaji Maharaj, a great warrior of medieval India. These paintings are of historical value.
Up until the discovery of petrolatum and the introduction of toxic chemicals, paints were created using natural ingredients such as: linseed oil, lime, casein from milk, turpentine, citrus oils, chalk and hemp oil. Natural pigments were also used...
Drawing and painting faces is fun and exciting. The portrait artist is a living camera duplicating the individual's appearance with pen and ink or painting with acrylics or oil paints.
Surrealism Art is unreal, bizarre, fantastical, and features imagery that conveys a dream-like quality. Surreal paintings are puzzles that might not have literal meaning. Surreal art is not rational. Surrealism Art transcends everyday reality....
I love painting on rocks, especially small ones...challenging myself with the shapes and grooves to fit the subject...I also discuss on how I paint my rocks.
An academic observation about using drawing to brainstorm a painting while analyzing and exemplifying Raphael's Alba Madonna.
This is a examination of the femininity v. feminism of the paintings of Mary Cassatt and Berthe Morisot, two female Impressionist painters of the 19th century. They were contemporaries of Edouard Manet and Edgar Degas.
How to die a good death, with Margaret Olley as an example. Olley had taken to Buddhism in her later years.
The Jain miniature paintings are scattered in thousand of Jain manuscripts, which are preserved traditionally in Jain temples, Jain libraries and Jain Mutts. Further, there is a big collection of Jain manuscripts in British Library of London, with the help of Institute of Jainology. A catalogue of...
Art by Animals features paintings by Elephants and Apes. But they are not the only ones in the animal kingdom to take up the brush, Dogs, Horses and even Sea Lions want to be the new Picasso!