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Do Your Homework | Everett Raymond Kinstler on Drawing

“There are three things that are important: feeling, imagination, and the means to communicate.” Everett Raymond Kinstler, one of America’s leading portraitists, shared this insight in the newest issue of Drawing (Winter 2014). His feature article focuses on the importance of the sketches of his models and subjects, and how he’s able to convey...

What is art?

What is Art?

The city of Calgary has experienced a large number of complaints about the newly installed public sculpture entitled Traveling Light. Due to the strong polarization of opinions form local and national citizens, “what is art” has become a hot topic at local coffee shops and office water coolers.

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Slow Down | The Secret To The Art of Living

They say that life imitates art, or vice versa. While traveling, I realized that this is so true. My art and teaching are a direct reflection of life itself. For instance, I'm sure we have all endured traffic at its worse. Who knew that something so frustrating could be inspirational, and be a metaphor...