500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #65: Marcel Duchamp Considering His Urinal

Marcel Duchamp Considering His Urinal: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. There are a great many pictures of Marcel Duchamp making serious and silly faces, but always impresses me as his true nature as a Dadaist... he is standing alone, wearing a massive fur coat and slightly looking … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #65: Marcel Duchamp Considering His Urinal

Christmas Music & Cigars

Did you ever try To figure out why Some things make you happy and sad at the same time? Like kids tumbling around in fluffy, fresh snow. Like the puffing out of the engine on a toy train. At some point, both will smell bad. Christmas muzak, cigars and smelly old memoirs. by M. Perron … Continue reading Christmas Music & Cigars

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #64: Breton’s Japanese Phase

Breton's Japanese Phase: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Andre Breton isn't the most recognizable face of art, but he has some memorably candid pictures taken of him. Some are obviously silly, and most are his serious face. I found one with pink glasses that seamed out of … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #64: Breton’s Japanese Phase

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #63: This Man, That Man, Ray

This Man, That Man, Ray: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Man Ray redefined whimsy into the Dada movement. Take some time and look through pictures of him and taken by him, they are filled with a love of silly contrasted with serious. Most have him with a … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #63: This Man, That Man, Ray

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #62: Stranger Than Andy

Stranger Than Andy: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. It didn't start out as Andy Warhol, but it is inspired by the many, and sometimes stranger than Andy, actors who've portrayed him in movies. Some of which, I imagine would have won the smirk depicted here on Andy's … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #62: Stranger Than Andy

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #61: If Andy Warhol Were A Millennial

If Andy Warhol Were A Millennial: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Andy Warhol is to date one of my favourite subjects. Somehow his image is very easily transposed to a graphic art style... even a manga feel. I found a picture of a very young Andy, before … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #61: If Andy Warhol Were A Millennial

My Favourite Art Supplies: A Camera Brand You Can Trust

 Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR: The Review: My first DSLR camera was the EOS Rebel T3. It takes nice pictures but was hard to master the shutter speeds and the time delay from flash to shot. I found it wasn’t the best for portraits or close ups on the artwork, as the focus was hard … Continue reading My Favourite Art Supplies: A Camera Brand You Can Trust

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #60: Self-Portrait, I Think

Self-Portrait, I Think: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. I've been revisiting a group of painters who were part of the whole Montmartre scene in the early 20th century... this bunch has been influencing my work for years. I've decided to do a series of pop-icon portraits in … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #60: Self-Portrait, I Think

Fun Photos For Friday

Just because it's fun to be silly sometimes... Happy Friday!!! Wishing you all a great weekend!

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #59: Stranger Lands 4

Stranger Lands 4: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. An abstract work of art can be anything. The artist may impose a leading tittle or outright describe his vision, but I choose to embrace a different fun. To some, it is a flow of lines, forms, or colours; … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #59: Stranger Lands 4