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Book Review: Nature Speaks

Title: Nature Speaks- Art & Poetry for the Earth
Author: Deborah Kennedy
Publisher: White Cloud Press
Pages: 140
ISBN: 9781940468464
Source: Review Copy from Author… 680 mots de plus

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Showdown with a Shark

This woman is either going to swim home with some very large fish sticks, or she’ll end up a bite-sized meal for the Megalodon shark (Carcharodon/Carcharocles/Otodus/etc.  29 mots de plus


African David

This is my « Africanized » reinterpretation of the Renaissance artist Michelangelo’s famous statue of David. Of course, the biblical David of Israel would have probably looked Middle Eastern (and worn at least a tunic) if he existed at all, but my goal here was to put an African spin on one of the most iconic masterpieces of Western art history.



« Tilikum » : Painting on canvas using acrylic paint ★ 2017

I made this piece in memory of Tilikum, an orca who was captured in 1983 and died on January 6, 2017, in SeaWorld Orlando, Florida, U.S. 442 mots de plus


Why Grownups (and Everyone) Should Read YA and Children's Literature

Well, to begin with, YA literature consists some of the most wonderful storytelling in the universe, and a true and decent YA writer does not talk down to children and writes for both children and adult audiences, knowing full well that adults are just overgrown children even more stubbornly set in their ways. 2 113 mots de plus


Art in the Home

I recently read a blog post from a gallery in Ottawa that was trying to make the argument that having original art is as important as having a bed. 635 mots de plus

Day Ten

I needed a change, so I played with oil sticks today and came up with these ghost lemons. With only 5 colours to choose from (including a very pale yellow), I might have considered a different subject – but I didn’t.