Revisit – Creepy Kid Art: Post-It!


John Kenn is an odd man. First off, he draws his creepy, Edward Gorey type, sketches on Post-It notes. When asked why he started his Post-It note project his answer was this… “So I wouldn’t die. I know it is a silly answer, but I just HAVE to draw and I HAVE to tell stories […]

The Absolutely Breathtaking Glass Sculptures of Artist Jiyong Lee!

orange and magenta embryo segmentation by Jiyong Lee

Artist Jiyong Lee has taken his love of science and skill of glass sculpture and combined them into something fantastic. By cutting, carving, sanding, and other techniques he manipulates the glasses form into geometrical shapes inspired by the science of cell division and growth. The results are utterly breathtaking. “The segmentation series is inspired by […]

Is It Klimt? No, It’s Art Nouveau (Nouveau!) Artist Richard Burlet!

Art by Richard Burlet. All rights reserved.

I’m an Art Nouveau guy. No, seriously. I owe my appreciation for art in a larger sense (anything besides comic book art) to Alphonse Mucha. During my teens and early 20’s, the only art I was actively interesting in was fantasy or comic artists: Boris Vallejo (yes, yes, I know he is, essentially, a Frazetta […]

Crafting At Its Finest: The Beauty & Experience Of Orcas Island Pottery!

Pottery from Orcas Island Pottery. Photo by Shawn Greenleaf.

Orcas Island Pottery: An experience of all its own! On my getaway from the city of Seattle (Don’t get me wrong, I love this city…but a guy’s gotta get away somewhere quiet once in a while.) to Orcas Island, our friend’s (and world’s best travel companions) suggested we stop at “the pottery store.” Now, I’m […]

Composition, Line, and Color Combine In These Stunning Architectural Photos!

blackbox by markus studtmann

Architecture and Photography, a perfect combo. I’m not going to spend a whole lot of time yammering in this post. Nope, I’m just going just sit back and let these beautiful architectural photos do the talking. The Haunting by Michael Woloszynowicz. All rights reserved.   Manhattan Tower in Paris La Défense by Julien Batard. All […]

Installation Artist Chiharu Shiota’s Tangled Web of Keys at the 2015 Venice Art Biennale!

The Key in the Hand by artist Chiharu Shiota. Photo by Sunhi Mang.

It’s been a while since I’ve come across an installation art piece that’s moved me to posting. But, Artist Chiharu Shiota‘s “The Key In The Hand,” is just such an installation artwork. I thank writer Kate Sierzputowski and the website Colossal for introducing me to this piece. Here is an excerpt from her post… “The […]

A Real Throwback: American Contemporary Painter Michael Carson!

Painting by American contemporary artist Michael Carson. All rights reserved.

American artist and contemporary painter, Michael Carson is a modern-day-old-school painter. He’s from Minneapolis, MN and has a degree from the Minneapolis Institute of Art and Design. Originally a graphic designer, he didn’t complete his first painting until three years after graduating college. The rest, as they say, is history. Carson is primarily a figurative […]


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