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Why Is Charity And Giving Back Important?

Why Is Charity And Giving Back Important?

When you are a volunteer art therapy teacher to children living in homeless shelters you come face to face with poverty and peoples harsh perceptions and attitudes towards "poor people." Whether it is preconceived judgements regarding " laziness, welfare, or the...

When you are a volunteer art therapy teacher to children living in homeless shelters you come face to face with poverty and peoples harsh perceptions and attitudes towards "poor people." Whether...

Art Can Heal, Cameras Can Empower : Nepal Through The Eyes Of Its Trafficked Girls

Art Can Heal, Cameras Can Empower : Nepal Through The Eyes Of Its Trafficked Girls

It is tragic how women and children are the most vulnerable in the chaos ensuing natural disasters and wars. Last month, I brought some digital cameras and taught a group of young traumatized girls, rescued from the brothels of Kathmandu, how...

It is tragic how women and children are the most vulnerable in the chaos ensuing natural disasters and wars. Last month, I brought some digital cameras and taught a group of...

Calming Drawings By A Lithuanian Artist

Calming Drawings By A Lithuanian Artist

Yes, this is really popular, even "on the wave", but for me it's working - I draw out all my emotions, feelings and moods. I'd like to present popular Lithuanian author of art/colouring therapy books author - Egle Stripeikiene personal artworks....

Yes, this is really popular, even "on the wave", but for me it's working - I draw out all my emotions, feelings and moods. I'd like to present popular Lithuanian author...

Painting Helps Me Cope With Anxiety Instead Of Trying To Fight It

Painting Helps Me Cope With Anxiety Instead Of Trying To Fight It

One of the most difficult obstacles I face is trying to verbalise what I feel. Throughout my life I’d struggled with anxiety and art making really helped me cope with it, instead of trying to fight it. I wanted to find...

One of the most difficult obstacles I face is trying to verbalise what I feel. Throughout my life I’d struggled with anxiety and art making really helped me cope with it,...

Artist Suffering From Anxiety Illustrates Mental Illnesses As Real Monsters

Artist Suffering From Anxiety Illustrates Mental Illnesses As Real Monsters

From anxiety to depression to body dismorphic disorder, Toby Allen intended by this artwork particularly to give these intangible mental illnesses some substance and make them appear more manageable as physical entities.

From anxiety to depression to body dismorphic disorder, Toby Allen intended by this artwork particularly to give these intangible mental illnesses some substance and make them appear more manageable as physical...

Creative Dimension Through The Screen

Creative Dimension Through The Screen

I have discovered my own instant manifestation through the use of digital art. I can come out of a meditation and bring my inner vision to an outer expression. Just recently, I began dabbling in the realm of digital art.

I have discovered my own instant manifestation through the use of digital art. I can come out of a meditation and bring my inner vision to an outer expression. Just recently, I...

I Created This For Dr Seuss’s 111th Birthday Using Collage, Photography, & Line Art.

I Created This For Dr Seuss’s 111th Birthday Using Collage, Photography, & Line Art.

Working on a fully illustrated copy of the book 'Oh, The Places You'll Go' for the last year to raise money for our local volunteer art space.... I figured I'd give homage to the creator himself: Mr Inspirational Theodor Seuss Geisel. His...

Working on a fully illustrated copy of the book 'Oh, The Places You'll Go' for the last year to raise money for our local volunteer art space.... I figured I'd give...

Incredible Body Paintings By Gesine Marwedel Transform People Into Animals And Organs

Incredible Body Paintings By Gesine Marwedel Transform People Into Animals And Organs

Gesine Marwedel is a brilliant body painting artist based in Germany who creates both beautiful and terrifying pieces of art right on the models who serve as her living canvases. Marwedel is a master of painting on and with the human...

Gesine Marwedel is a brilliant body painting artist based in Germany who creates both beautiful and terrifying pieces of art right on the models who serve as her living canvases. Marwedel...

After Losing Mother To Brain Cancer, Artist Finds Peace In Surreal Photography

After Losing Mother To Brain Cancer, Artist Finds Peace In Surreal Photography

Kirsty Mitchell, a talented photographer based in the UK, creates mystical and dream-like surreal photographs that clearly communicate her intense, deep and personal connection to her artwork. When her mother died of brain cancer in 2008, surreal photography became Mitchell's only...

Kirsty Mitchell, a talented photographer based in the UK, creates mystical and dream-like surreal photographs that clearly communicate her intense, deep and personal connection to her artwork. When her mother died...