Falling In Love With Art

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Falling In Love With Art

A few weeks after I started college, I decided to start parking in a different lot than I usually did. This simple parking change made it so that I had to trek through an unfamiliar building on the way to my first class. What I found when I got inside changed my life forever. I found myself walking through incredible art exhibits, and I fell in love in those minutes before my chemistry lab. I decided to change my major to art instead of physiology, and I have never been happier. My blog is all about helping you to fall in love with art too, so that you can appreciate the finer things in life.


Common Symbols In Northwest Coastal Art: Know The Meaning Before You Buy

The art of the Northwest Coastal people, like the aboriginal Tlingit and Haida of Canada, is striking with its bold black and red designs. Its wide, swooping lines and powerful-looking imagery often provoke a strong reaction in viewers, whether native or not. However, the symbols used in the art are also meant to convey a message. Before you buy a piece for yourself or someone else, here's what you should know about a few of the most common symbols that you'll see in the art of that region. Read More 

Two Tips To Help You Display Your Native Indian Art Appropriately

It doesn't matter if you have an older piece from a well-known artist or a new selection from an up-and-coming artist, displaying your Native Indian pieces properly is important. The manner in which you display your artwork won't just help accentuate the true beauty of the piece, but it can also have an effect on the tone of the room. Here are a few tips to assist you with displaying artwork in your home. Read More