Posts by Kelly Richman-Abdou

December 11, 2018

Looking for Artistic Inspiration? This Book is Full of Illustration Ideas from 50 of the Best Illustrators

When in need of illustration ideas, many budding artists turn to the masters. While this tried-and-true technique is sure to inspire, sifting through the never-ending work of countless creatives can be overwhelming. In order to streamline this process, art experts Steven Heller and Gail Anderson have crafted The Illustration Idea Book, a resource that colorfully compiles “50 of the most inspiring approaches used by masters of the field from across the world.

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December 7, 2018

15 Golden Gifts for Sparkling Special Occasions

Nothing says “special occasion” like golden goodies. Whether found under a Christmas tree or below a birthday banner, glistening gifts are a great way to treat that special someone. In order to make all of your celebrations sparkle, we’ve picked out a handful of golden gifts that make perfect presents. Shimmering wine glasses are great for social butterflies, while glimmering bath bombs are ideal for those who prefer to keep things cozy.

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December 5, 2018

Indispensable Book Teaches Artists How to Turn Their Passion Into a Profitable Career

If you’re trying to transform your love of art into a lifelong career, nothing is as valuable as advice from today’s top creatives. With this in mind, renowned mixed media artist Lisa Congdon has compiled her best tips and tricks into Art Inc.: The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist. Art Inc. offers indispensable information about how to make a name for yourself as a creative professional.

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December 2, 2018

How Frank Lloyd Wright’s ‘Fallingwater’ Home Changed Architecture Forever

Today, Frank Lloyd Wright is regarded as one of American architecture’s most influential figures. During his decades-long career as an architect and interior designer, Wright perfected a prolific number of designs, with his iconic Fallingwater at the forefront. Wright described this 1930s home as “one of the great blessings to be experienced here on earth.” Inspired by the architect’s desire to integrate human-made structures into the natural world, Fallingwater typifies organic architecture.

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