Ashli Burbridge

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A Van Gogh Jupiter: Planet's Clouds Swirl Like a Painting

NASA's Juno spacecraft captured a spectacular view of a monstrous Jupiter storm that resembles the swirling pastel clouds of a Vincent van Gogh …

Full Trailer for ‘Loving Vincent,’ a Feature-Length Film Animated by 62,450 Oil Paintings | Colossal

<p>The full trailer for Loving Vincent (previously here and here), a film examining the life of Vincent van Gogh, has finally been released after …

Animation

8 easy vegan bowls that'll add some color to your meals

We love trying new, healthy meals, so when we learned about vegan bowls, we had to look up some recipes! And there are actually *so* many vegan bowl …

Expectation Vs Reality Of Drawing Courses

As anybody who’s been enrolled on a drawing course will probably already know, your ideas about what to expect from your art classes can often be …

Use Freewriting to Jump-Start Your Fiction

Freewriting can be one of the best and easiest exercises to get yourself out of a creative rut and generate short story ideas. It requires a minimum …

Creative Writing

How Manga Gets Made: An American Translator's Story

When Jenny McKeon tells people she translates Japanese <i>manga</i>, or comics, into English for a living, they’re usually puzzled that she has any job security at all.<p>“Very frequently they’re not sure why that’s still a job when Google Translate exists,” the 26-year-old Amherst, Mass. resident said. “I …

15 Drool-Worthy Vegan Comfort Food Recipes That Will Warm Your Heart and Tummy

There are some days when you just need something that will comfort you inside and out. It may be your favorite sweats and a big sweater, it may mean …

Awesome Art Picks: Jean Grey, Nightwing, Supergirl, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Comic Books

Lost England – photographs from 1870 to 1930

Images of 19th- and 20th-century England show reality of rotting houses and poverty as well as grand old buildings. Philip Davies, an architectural historian, spent seven years trawling through the photographs, compiling the best 1,500 into a 558-page book entitled Lost England.

Top 16 Books of 2016

December is a month for making lists, and my favorite annual list to make is top books of the year. I check this list more than twice, however — …

Power is no problem for vegan athletes

"I don't want to be vegan," David Carter once said to his wife. "That's for weaklings."<p>At the time, Carter was an NFL defensive end, weighing in at more than 300 pounds. Growing up in Los Angeles, he was raised on barbecue at his family's restaurant and felt that meat was his source of strength, so …

Anime Meets European Art Nouveau in Blossoming Female Portraits

Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg display never-before-seen works at the Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles.<p><i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>The sensual female characters of Asian American artists Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg take over the halls of the Thinkspace Gallery in a dual …

18 Prayers to Pray for Unbelievers

A friend asked the question: How do I pray for unbelievers? How do I pray effectively? I trust that every Christian regularly prays for family or …

Video of What the Microsoft Surface Studio Will Do for Design Drawing

Dialing it in<p>A couple of weeks ago, we asked for your thoughts on Microsoft's forthcoming designer-targeted Surface Studio. (Response was generally …

Toddler dies in attack on Indonesian church

A toddler has been killed in a Molotov cocktail attack on a church in central Indonesia, the second explosion at a church in the country this year. …

Hayao Miyazaki Hints at Return to Feature Filmmaking

TOKYO – Legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki has hinted about a return to feature filmmaking.<p>Speaking on a NHK television program, Miyazaki …

'Really remarkable': Finally some good news in the battle against climate change

Still, on the positive front, emissions from energy and industry fell in both China and the US - the world's two biggest polluters - even with …

George W. Bush Honors Wounded Warriors by Painting Their Portraits

<b>Trump After Election Victory: 'It Is Time for Us to Come Together'</b><p><b>Clinton: We Owe Trump 'an Open Mind and the Chance to Lead'</b><p><b>Ryan: 'Donald Trump Heard a Voice Out in This Country That No One Else Heard'</b><p>Former President George W. Bush is honoring wounded warriors by painting their portraits.<p>“Over …

5 Kinds Of Freelance Work Worth Quitting Your Job For

A combination of rising rent costs and diminishing benefits has led to record numbers of millennials leaving the traditional workforce for the freelance or “gig” economy.<p>It also just happens to be the best time to be a freelancer. With a toolbox of productivity and communication apps, tech-savvy …

The Desire to be Perfect in a Russian Ballet Academy

Raised in Israel and trained as a dancer from a young age, the now NYC-based photographer Rachel Papo, decided to revisit the experience of being a …

Unbelievably stunning pictures of real, raw beauty from India and Nepal

What makes us beautiful? The answer to this enduring question can vary wildly across continents and oceans. While capturing portraits of women around …

Nepal

‘Miss Hokusai’ Review: This Lush Feminist Anime Is A Clumsy But Compelling Reminder Of What Animation Can Do

The story of a legendary Japanese artist and the daughter lost in his shadow, Keiichi Hara's new film shows us things a camera never could.<p>One of the …

Box Office

Helpful Tips For Drawing Manga Art

Do you like to draw manga style art? Would you like some tips? Professional artist Takuya Yoshimura is here to help out.<p>Yoshimura’s credits include …

Anime

Are you into Kanji? 10 must know Kanji’s for Japanese learners

Who says Kanjis are hard to learn????Image from Moyan_Brenn on flickr.com Kanji’s is the essential part of Japanese language. You cannot read or …

Japan

Teacherbae Paris Monroe Innapropriate Dress At School | Article

We’ve written about many cases in which teacher’s have inappropriate relationships with students but we rarely get a story about a teacher wearing …

Social Media

I overhauled my entire skincare routine for small, natural brands, and I'm having my best skin ever

During the last year, I’ve stopped using non-natural brands <i>completely.</i> It may sound drastic, but lemme tell you a little story. For my entire life, …

Review: Rhythm & Roots Dances Into the Denver Art Museum

Just to the left, “Roots” begins with a masterpiece: 1846’s “The Jolly Flatboatmen,” by George Caleb Bingham, a romantic depiction of a man dancing …

For the First Time in 100 Years, 130 Art Masterpieces Leave Russia

By the time Russian industrialist Sergei Shchukin’s palace and fortune were seized by the Bolsheviks, his collection of 278 artworks by the likes of …

Art