5 Reasons Why Artists Are Jealous Green-Eyed Monsters

I’m always trying to make new artist friends so when I met this older lady painter and her student at an art-related workshop, I made every effort at being social and nice. It doesn’t come naturally to me because I quite like my own company most of the time. But, it’s nice to sometimes share […]

Old Is Gold & All That Jazz

I love the aesthetics of old cars and their timelessness. So, what’s not to love about vintage car rallies. I went just to ogle. The cars were beautiful. People even dressed up in vintage clothes that fit the car’s original era. Amidst the chaos of current day life, the classic cars remind us to slow […]

Happy Janmashtami

When we say Krishna, the essence of who he is, he is an irrepressible child, a terrible prankster, an enchanting flute player, a graceful dancer, an irresistible lover, a truly valiant warrior, a ruthless vanquisher of his foes, a man who left a broken heart in every home, an astute statesman and kingmaker, a thorough […]

Exploring Urban Loneliness With Edward Hopper

It’s Edward Hopper’s birth anniversary on July 22nd. Born in 1882, the prolific American realist painter evoked urban loneliness and disappointment with beautiful clarity. Half a century has passed since Hopper died but his popularity hasn’t waned. What is it about Hopper’s brand of melancholy that has struck a chord with so many? His works […]