Category Archives: Arts

Hope for Hollywood Summer Blockbusters

Remember when you could anticipate a summer movie season full of movies that didn’t feel like they were pulled off a Xerox machine? Probably not. And with increasingly disturbing trends in the US economy, Hollywood’s offerings are becoming even less … Read More

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Benefits of Music Lessons

Whether you child enjoys listening to the piano, the trumpet, the flute, or any other instruments, encourage him to try and learn to play the instrument himself. Besides providing a lot of fun, an opportunity for teamwork, and a means … Read More

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Opera at the Movies

As the artistic medium of opera enjoys a resurgence of popularity, people around the country are realizing what enthusiasts have known for centuries–that it is an exciting, emotionally gripping art form to those who take the time to learn its … Read More

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Painting wicker furniture gives it new life

Wicker furniture can be a lovely addition to a sunroom or a covered porch, but only if the finish is in good shape. If you have brought home a wicker piece from a garage sale or a thrift shop, or … Read More

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Selling Art Online

You have a knack for art, and everyone keeps telling you that you should sell your work. You want to take the plunge and sell your art online. How do you sell your art online? This question may seem like … Read More

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Graphic Arts Jobs

As you surf the Web or watch animated movies or cartoons, you are looking at some of the best work in graphic arts jobs.  Graphic artists take ideas in communications and literally but a face on them, or create other … Read More

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Painting for Fun with Acrylic Paints

If you love working with watercolors or oils, you should love painting for fun with acrylic paints.  The medium is the best of both worlds. Acrylics have the properties that most artists prefer in either type of paint. Working with … Read More

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The Louvre Museum: France’s Crowning Jewel

Some people call the Louvre Museum “France’s crowning jewel”. Formerly a home to French royalty, the Louvre Museum in Paris is now home to perhaps the world’s most expansive collection of fine art. When one first visits the Louvre Museum, … Read More

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How To Sell Your Popular Crafts

Want to make a living selling crafts? Not sure where to start? Maybe you started out sewing, then painting, and before you knew it, you had enrolled in advanced underwater basket weaving. Choose the craft you love to do because … Read More

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