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Helen Frankenthaler

Continuing art appreciation, we worked some Helen Frankenthaler paintings with a some finger painting and various paint brushes.


Why That Famous Stuff Is Famous Part 3: Vincent van Gogh

If you’re a normal human being, you’ve been waiting to see if I would write one of these “famous” posts on Vincent van Gogh. Because everyone likes Vincent van Gogh. 649 more words


A Poem and A Painting: The Art of Losing

Hey Lobsterites!

I thought it might be fun and interesting to start a little series where I pair amazing poems with equally amazing artworks that (to my mind) illustrate, clarify, or expand upon a theme from the poem. 658 more words


Design Tip #12: The Importance of Brainstorming

In a competitive market such as graphic design, creativity and the ability to create innovative and cutting edge designs play a huge role in your success and reputation as a designer. 280 more words

Design Education

With Clenched Teeth (Tanka)

with clenched teeth  /
Sebastian regards the archer –  /
the arrow is nocked – /
warm eyes meet cold eyes /
as the arrow bites his thigh // 194 more words