Fancy a pot of tea? Whether you prefer rich black teas or soothing chamomile blends, drinking tea is a daily ritual for many people around the world. But this isn’t anything new; tea is one of the most popular beverages throughout human history. Its origins date back to 2737 BCE in China.
Posts by Kelly Richman-Abdou
When it comes to art and graphic design, experimenting with words is a unique way to creatively catch someone's attention.
There is nothing quite as merry and bright as a Christmas market. Featuring festive stalls that sell Christmas-y crafts, toasty treats, and warm drinks, wandering around a Christkindlmarkt is like walking in a winter wonderland, with cheer around every corner. With roots in medieval Germany, this annual advent tradition is now popular in cities, towns, and villages around the world.
For a child, few things are more exciting than unwrapping a shiny new toy on Christmas morning.
If you're having trouble finding the perfect present, it's time to think outside the box.
Throughout history, cultures across the globe have adopted creative ways to deal with death. In ancient China, they crafted funerary sculptures to fill complex mausoleums. During the Dutch Golden Age, artists touched on mortality in their memento mori still life paintings. And, in modern Mexico, people celebrate Día de los Muertos, a colorful holiday dedicated to the dearly departed. Though this festival has evolved over centuries, it remains one of Mexico's most historically and culturally important events.
For centuries, people young and old have reveled in the fun and frightening festivities of Halloween.
Are you at your happiest when your hands are busy? If so, you'll have fistfuls of fun fiddling with these interactive gifts. From a portable planetarium to an unconventional action figure, these unique products will point you toward your creative potential and bust any boredom. If you're an artist interested in trying your hand at something technological, look no further than the paintbrush stylus and 3D printing pen.
From yummy pastries and brownies to scrumptious pies, the holiday season is the sweetest time of year.
To many people, coming up with a contemporary art definition can be a tricky task.