Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Prehistoric Art

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge is Prehistoric Art. First, some of the sources of inspiration for the work our team created... The famous Lascaux cave paintings Another image from the Lascaux caves [caption…
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Book Feature: The History of Beads

How many times have you gone to a museum and spent a large chunk of time viewing the cases of jewelry worn thousands of years ago? I am always on the lookout for what kinds of beads people of different…
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Work in Progress…

A couple of weeks ago, I took myself off for the day in search of inspiration. I got the train up to Liverpool to visit the Walker Art Gallery and the Mucha exhibition. The gallery houses one of the largest art…
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Book Review: Global Style Jewelry

"Fascinated by other cultures, I have always loved to travel" That is the opening line of this recent publication by Interweave. Author Anne Potter seems to be speaking directly to me or reading my mind. I have an Art History…
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