Exploring the Significance and Symbolism of Insects in Art
Art

Exploring the Significance and Symbolism of Insects in Art

Insects have fascinated artists throughout the ages; today, we'll look at three artworks inspired by insects and discover what makes them so unique. Let's go! 
Understanding The Dance of Death's Enduring Symbolism
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Understanding The Dance of Death's Enduring Symbolism

'The Dance of Death' is a type of memento mori. It is a visual allegory designed to remind people that death comes for everyone, regardless of their circumstances in life. Today, we'll discover what The Dance of Death' is, why it was so powerful and relatable, and what lessons we can learn from it today. Let's go! 
Emblems Unveiled: Decoding Hidden Meanings in Design
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Emblems Unveiled: Decoding Hidden Meanings in Design

Join us on a captivating exploration of the world of emblems; we'll discover their history and meaning and, of course, examine some fascinating examples. Let's go!
Crafting Beauty from the Unexpected: Four Artists Pushing Boundaries with Unusual Materials
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Crafting Beauty from the Unexpected: Four Artists Pushing Boundaries with Unusual Materials

Art has always been a medium for self-expression, a canvas where artists pour their emotions, thoughts, and creativity. Some artists experiment with unexpected and unconventional tools to craft beauty from the most unlikely materials. This article will introduce you to four artists working with this in mind; we'll examine their work and learn about their motivations. Let's go!
Wunderkammer Explained: Explore Cabinets of Curiosities
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Wunderkammer Explained: Explore Cabinets of Curiosities

Wunderkammer are fascinating collections of rare and peculiar objects. They were first housed in royal palaces hundreds of years ago but have inspired the museums we can visit today. In this article, we'll unravel the captivating world of Wunderkammer, exploring its origins and the contents of some beautiful collections.
Five Tips to Overcome Creative Blocks: A Guide for Visual Artists and Designers
Art

Five Tips to Overcome Creative Blocks: A Guide for Visual Artists and Designers

Creative blocks are incredibly frustrating, but it's also a natural part of the process. Today, we'll share five simple strategies to help you overcome these hurdles and reignite your artistic spark. Let's go!
Unleash Your Creativity Today: Why Collage is the Perfect Artistic Technique for Beginners
Art

Unleash Your Creativity Today: Why Collage is the Perfect Artistic Technique for Beginners

Have you ever wanted to express your creative side but needed help figuring out where to start? Or maybe you're an artist who wants to try a new artistic technique but is unsure what to do. Collage is an engaging and inclusive medium, making it accessible to beginners seeking to discover their creative potential and seasoned artists searching for a new artistic adventure. Read on to find out more! 
Adding Deeper Meaning to Your Art: A Guide for Artists
Art

Adding Deeper Meaning to Your Art: A Guide for Artists

Art can convey emotions, recount stories and inspire questions. For many artists, creating art provides an opportunity to share a personal statement or meaning. In this blog post, we'll highlight some techniques artists use to add depth and significance to their work and some questions artists can consider to help articulate the meaning behind their work.
An Introduction to the Principles of Classicism
Ancient Greece

An Introduction to the Principles of Classicism

In the seventeenth century, the terms "classic" or "classical" emerged to describe the arts and culture that either originated from or were inspired by the ancient civilisations of Greece and Rome. This style typically includes concepts of harmony, idealism, proportion, restraint, and balance. This article will introduce you to some classical principles and show how they are represented in art. Let's go!