Ann Dougherty

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Newspapers X-Acto Knifed Into Gorgeous Lace Patterns

Canadian artist Myriam Dion transforms everyday newspapers into gorgeously patterned hand-cut pages. She uses an X-Acto knife to carve into the paper, producing repetitive decorative designs that mimic the open holes on lace fabric.<p>In each piece, the words become abstract snippets of letters, …

Washi Paper Weaving - Donna Sakamoto Crispin

Sea Anemone basket<p>2012<br>hemp warp, koyori cord, indigo dyed washi paper strips, green Habu paper yarn<p>photo by MiMi Nolledo<p>She cuts the washi paper into …


Paper Art - 100 Extraordinary Examples of Paper Art

By Walter Apai<p>Walter Apai is a web designer from Vancouver, Canada who runs and owns the popular blogs. He's also a successful …

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Gorgeous Watercolors Merge Nature with Chinese Calligraphy

For more than 30 years, artist Chuan-Hong Li has found countless ways to convey the beautiful elegance of the Chinese culture through paint. His vibrant watercolors are filled with a touch of nature, often plum blossoms, lotus, and peonies, that are accompanied by beautiful calligraphy lettering. …


green peace

This is my featured painting for this week. I called it "Green Peace" - it was my attempt to convey a peaceful summer afternoon, a place shaded in …

Artist: Oleg Kozak Posted by Lara

Vickie's Sketchbook

Trying something new in art stimulates your creative juices, challenges self doubt and hesitation, and pushes you past habits that represent safety …

Negative painting and a 3D effect demonstration

Here's a photo of a clematis growing in my garden. The leaves overlap each other and are casting shadows downwards. In this demo I'm trying to …

Artist: Karlyn Holman Posted by Lara



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Tranquil Dawn

Exploring the unknown II

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

PDF Crochet Patterns -Valentine Ring of Hearts Crochet Doily Pattern PDF format

<b>Valentine Ring of Hearts Crochet Doily PDF Pattern</b><p>10 little hearts dancing around this beautiful Valentine's Day crochet doily. This is my original …

The lost art of handwriting

Do you remember learning to write? The first scratch of an HB pencil across the fresh page of a new notebook. Repeating endless cursive letters along wide-spaced, pale blue lines. Looping the tail of a "g", flicking the line up from the end of an "m", arcing it over an "a" or an "o".<p>I loved writing …

The Notebook: It's Okay to Live Life Offline

Last week I had dinner with a friend who I hadn’t seen in months. Over a bottle of wine she told me of her relationship troubles, her unfulfilling …

Surreal Floral Illustrations by Hsiao Ron Cheng