I Erase A Lot ... Art & Creative Musings by Barb Toland Art

Inspiration Corner: Rodin says ... stop & smell the roses :-)

Barb Toland

Inspiration Corner: Rodin says ... stop & smell the roses :-)

We're shifting our attention to a new artist beginning with this week, and I thought I'd shine the spotlight on an artist who was not a painter as we normally talk about, but a sculptor. We'll be looking into the life & work of one of the top sculptors for all time, Auguste Rodin. First up is one of his quotes...

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Let's go to Paris ... again!

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Let's go to Paris ... again!

Ok, so we've been talking about Pablo Picasso this month. We started off with this wonderful quote...

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Art Bites: Sharing my very first swing at Cubism!

Barb Toland

Art Bites: Sharing my very first swing at Cubism!

So lucky for you I'll be using lots more images than words today! We're diving a bit deeper into the world of Cubism, and what better way than to SHOW you an example by making some art (score), and sharing it with you here...

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Featured Artist: Pablo Picasso

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Featured Artist: Pablo Picasso

Today we're going to talk about an artist that EVERYBODY knows ... Pablo Picasso. Picasso's work is so prolific, I can only hope to scratch the surface here today...

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Inspiration Corner: Pablo says ... shake the dust of your soul

Barb Toland

Inspiration Corner: Pablo says ... shake the dust of your soul

So here's a quote that I've always loved by Pablo Picasso. I love it so much that it has been part of my email signature for quite some time...

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