Category Archives: Art in General

Animalier Bronzes

What is an ‘Animalier Bronze’? Wikepedia defines “An animalier is an artist, mainly from the 19th century, who specializes in, or is known for, skill in the realistic portrayal of animals. “Animal painter” is the more general term for earlier … Continue reading

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Rod Zullo video Modeling Dogs from Life

Check ot this 2 1/2 minute video on students experiencing the creative sculpture process by great sculptor and teacher Rod Zullo http://youtu.be/jB5mpxY8WX0

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Mark Edward Adams The Journey Series text

The Journey Series by Mark Edward Adams The Journey Series began with an idea long before it was sculpted in clay. I have always been drawn to the stories of heroes. From the tales in Greek mythology to modern Hollywood … Continue reading

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Mark Edward Adams video The Journey Series

A great 4 minute video  about creation & inspiration! http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=N1uK1Jiln7Q

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Conservation Website

There are some interesting pre and post painting conservation examples on the new website www.ctpaintingconservation.com. If  “a picture is worth a thousand words”  then . . .  go to the new site, click on ‘Pre&Post Works’, and watch the slide show. In … Continue reading

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American Artists Extraordanaire!

New additions for sale; two Robert Loftin Newmans – a very unique and individual 19th century artist. A mentor to Albert Pinkham Ryder, Newman painted to his own inner voice and not to the popular styles of his times. The … Continue reading

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New Bronze Additions

Added today, new ‘old’ bronze sculpture. American artists include Laura Gardin Fraser 1889-1966. Award winning and highly renown, the first American woman to design a coin for the US Treasury. Alexander Phimister Proctor 1860-1950, well known for famous monuments, equestrian, … Continue reading

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New! Handmade Jewelry

Jewelry is an artform also! New January 2012 there are two pages of handmade artisan jewelry. First is a page of Vintage Native American pieces. Native American jewelry has an interesting history. It has intriqued and attracted people for more … Continue reading

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Carved Marble

The material can be such an exciting element of a work of art. Added today are two pieces carved by the artist from a block of marble. Did the stone inspire the artist to their decision of subject and form? Centuries … Continue reading

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December Additions

New additions for December are all in the Horse and Dog category. Guess my favorite horse King & new doggy Chauncey are keeping my art focus in that direction too! Check out the antique engraving set of Horses, Howitt 1792-1801, all … Continue reading

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