Patricia Galán

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Inside a Feminine New York Apartment, With an Edgy Twist

No, YOU want absolutely every piece in this stylish home.<p>NYC-based fashion brand Leota creates clothes for the modern woman—flattering silhouettes, …

Interior Design

25 No-Fail Paint Colors, Picked by Interior Designers

From subtle to bold, these designer-approved hues are guaranteed to look good.<p>If you've ever stood in front of a display of thousands of paint chips, …

Home Decorating

Beginning Exerciser? Start With This Basic Total Body Strength Workout

The basic total body workout targets all the muscles in the body, including the hips, glutes, thighs, chest, back, shoulders, arms and abs. This …

6 TED Talks That Will Boost Your Creativity

“Creativity is always a leap of faith,” author Julia Cameron said. “You’re faced with a blank page, a blank easel or an empty stage.” It’s all part …

The 100 greatest novels of all time

<b>Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust</b><p>100 <b>The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkein (1954-55)</b><p>Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying a cursed ring, in Tolkein's epic trilogy. WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures …

10 Unexpected Things You Haven't Thought to Frame as Art

(Image credit: Cup of Jo)<p>Creating gallery walls or clustering posters together always packs a punch, but what if you're tired of doing the same-old, …

Framing

13 YouTube Channels to Teach You How to Paint for Free

Always wanted to learn how to paint, but were afraid to enroll in a class? Free online painting tutorials may be right up your alley, helping you get comfortable with both basic and advanced techniques right from home. Whether you are interested in acrylic or oil painting or learning how to use …

Before & After - A Contemporary Renovation For A Family Townhouse In London

LLI Design have recently completed a total redesign and refurbishment of a multi-storey townhouse in Highgate, a neighborhood of London, England, for …

Interior Design

Minimalism is Dead. Long Live...Minimalism?

When I first started blogging for Apartment Therapy, there was a certain minimal, Scandinavian look that was absolutely everywhere. You've probably …

Minimalism

This Stone Cottage In Spain Has A Contemporary Interior With White Walls And Light Wood

Laura Alvarez Architecture has designed Villa Slow, a holiday retreat in the North of Spain that replaced where a stone-ruin once sat.<p>Based on a …

Living Rooms

A minimal home with maximum style

Minimalist home design is enjoying serious popularity right now, but do you know how a minimal home could look? If you are picturing nothing but …

These 2 'Microworkouts' Are Super Short and Majorly Effective

No time to exercise? Try these quick routines from the researcher behind the one-minute workout craze.<p>Your schedule is jam-packed, and you've lost …

15 Of The Best Places To Find Free Books Online

Want to get your eyes on MILLIONS of free books online?<p>I got you.<p>If you’ve been following along, you already know that you can find free audiobooks …

Books

10+ Famous Watercolor Artists Who Continue to Influence Painting Today

Watercolor painting is one of the most accessible forms of art. More likely than not, everyone has tried this type of painting at some point in their life, whether it be in art class as a child or just discovering it as an adult. Despite this familiarity, however, many people don’t know its rich …

Schmincke Watercolor Pans, Empty Half Pan

Product Description<p>Create your own paint set using these empty individual watercolor pans.<p>Approximate measurements:<p>inner dimension 5/8 x 1/2 x …

Design

Draw Abstract Art - Getting Started with Abstraction

Get away from realism and explore!<p>What is Abstract Art?<p>Abstract art is a bit like music. Just as a tune is an arrangement of sounds in time, with no …

Easy and Chic Ways to Master Minimalism

Among numerous trends that are alive and well in the fashion scene, minimalism seems to be the reigning one, or at least it’s aspiring to be. There …

How to Paint Abstracts From a Photo

01<p>of 10<p>Using a Reference Photo as a Starting Point for Abstracts<p>Some people paint abstracts entirely from their imaginations, but I find it essential …

Top Books for Painting Ideas and Inspiration

Looking for an idea as to what to paint next? It is the rare artist who doesn't occasionally get stuck. What do you do when that happens? While that …

10 commandments of logo design

It’s frustrating. You’ve spent hours, days, weeks on your logo design, and yet still it isn’t working. But you’re so close to the project personally …

Graphic Design

20 great resources for learning graphic design

Maybe you’re right at the start of your graphic design career or studies. Or maybe you’ve been doing it for a few years, but still feel there are …

Graphic Design

Figure Drawing Resources Redux

-By Arnie Fenner <br>Back in 2014—and again in 2016—I did a post about a free resource for nude models on YouTube. As I said before, since there are …

Drawing

Gregg Allman: 20 Essential Songs

Southern rock pioneer fused country blues with San Francisco-style extended improvisation, creating a template for countless jam bands<p>The question …

Guitar

You Need to Get Rid of These 16 Household Items — Pronto!

It happened again this past weekend. The cleaning bug sunk its teeth into me. I found myself emptying drawers, cabinets, and closets, and hauling …

Frugal Living

Observe, It's the Foundation (Muddy Colors)

One Pot Kale and Quinoa Pilaf Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I initially developed this combination by combining sauteed kale with leftover quinoa, but have come up with a from-scratch method to cook both elements together perfectly. It satisfies the eternal resolution to eat healthy, teaming complete-protein quinoa with antioxidant-rich kale. …

Food

Minimal Living Resources

The term "minimal" has been used a lot in recent years. More people seem to be looking to simplify their lives and their homes, perhaps to create a …

Minimalism