Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Kevin Wilson Quote

They stood, a family, and walked out of the mall, into the sunlight, seeking to rearrange the shape of their surroundings, to blow something up and watch all the tiny pieces resettle around them like falling snow.
- Kevin Wilson, The Family Fang

Vincent van Gogh Quote

..it has always been so much my desire to paint for those who don’t know the artistic side of a painting.
- Vincent van Gogh

Monday, June 13, 2016

Anguissola biography

Sofonisba Anguissola is historically the first female to ever gain international recognition as a painter. Certainly she was not the first female to ever pick up a paint brush, but during the Renaissance era, she was the first to break through into a profession then dominated by men and became a noted and respected artist.  Read more at the link below:
 
Anguissola Biography

Anguissola, Self-Portrait

Anguissola, Self-Portrait of the Artist at her Easel

Anguissola Self-Portrait

Anguissola Self-Portrait