The Creation of Umbrella Strut

By Marcella Muhammad / Artist, Designer About four years ago, I had the idea of doing a painting with three lovely ladies in poses of joy with umbrellas. I had the idea in my mind all set but needed a model to make the particular poses I wanted for accuracy. I could just sketch the

WHAT IS ABSTRACT ART?

OK, here is one definition; Art in which elements of form have been stressed in handling the subject matter – which may or may not be recognizable. Abstraction is a relative term; all artworks exist on a continuum between total abstraction and full representation. Vassily Kandinsky is generally credited with having created the first purely

NOT ALL ART IS “DISCOUNT” ART; Part 2

Now let’s get an understanding about Domestic Fine Art: First of all, American artists cannot compete with the prices of “Discount” art, but we can compete in the quality of art and materials, the creativity, and the personal interaction from customer to artist and long term investment value. Each American artist that you see selling