Tag: interest

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Johannes Vermeer

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Johannes Vermeer

The wrong things in our world are glamorous: fast cars, tomato throwing contests, actors – instead of the right things: going to bed early, long walks observing the sky at dusk, kindness… It’s not that nothing at all is glamorous, it’s just that we need to direct our admiration and excitement more wisely; we need

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Edward Hopper

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper is a painter of gloomy paintings that don’t make us feel gloomy. Instead, they help us to recognize the loneliness that so often lies, at the heart of sadness. In his Automat women sits alone drinking a cup of coffee It’s dark outside, and judging by her hat and coat, it’s cold. The

Why We Should Draw More (and Photograph Less)

Why We Should Draw More (and Photograph Less)

Whenever something looks interesting, beautiful there’s a natural impulse to want to capture and preserve it, which means in this day and age that we will likely to reach for our phones and take picture. Though this might seem like an ideal solution, there is a big problem associated with it. We’re likely to be

Hypnosis for Creativity – with Natali Jones

Hypnosis for Creativity – with Natali Jones

I want you to sit back let your arms lay loose and limp by your side that’s right with your eyes wide open just focus all of your attention by the swinging motion of my pocket watch focus all of your attention that’s right watch it as it goes back and forth back and forth

Draw My Life – Charisma On Command

Draw My Life – Charisma On Command

Hi, guys. I am Charlie of Charisma on Command and you voted that I should do this video so this is Draw My Life and I really shouldn’t have done this myself and you’ll see why in just a second. So I was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania which is a small suburb outside of

One Reason Homes Cost So Much

One Reason Homes Cost So Much

In the UK and many other countries houses are expensive very expensive prices have been rising consistently for many decades In England, prices rose by 4255% between 1971 and 2011 If the price of a supermarket chicken had inflated by the same rate, It would cost 51 pounds and 18 pence by now Around 1950,

How to Forgive

How to Forgive

Let’s say you just had a big row with someone close to you. They behaved terribly, maybe broke something and said something hideous to you. It’s so tempting to give up on them and just hate them, but there’s another way. Here’s a big idea People are almost never simply bad. What they are far

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Andrea Palladio

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Andrea Palladio

Vicenza. 25 miles inland from Venice, is one of the leading sites of global architectural tourism- and for one reason. Many of the works of Andrea Palladio are located in and around that town. Andrea Palladio was born at the end of November in 1508 in Padua. He was an apprentice stonemason, and later a