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Brittany’s Street Art II

Whether you choose to call is street art or simply common graffiti, the walls of several Breton towns have been enriched by some wonderful examples of the craft in recent years. In an earlier post, I highlighted some from the north Breton town of Saint-Brieuc and this post features many new murals that now adorn… Continua a leggere Brittany’s Street Art II

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The Dogstinctive Style of Artist Femke Hiemstra

“Once Upon a Time”   Dot & Jerry Underfoot hunted down today’s artist. What caught their attention about this work was the wagnificently surreal quality of these vintage like pieces & their pawsome animal magnetism.  CEO Olivia here, today we’ve sniffed out the artwork of Netherland artist Femke Hiemstra. After wanting to be a vet… Continua a leggere The Dogstinctive Style of Artist Femke Hiemstra

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Harvest Rituals and Superstitions — Bonjour From Brittany

The lives of those who inhabited the rural Brittany of yesteryear were guided by the seasons and the precious hours of daylight. For them, the unpredictable year was punctuated by the key dates of the agrarian and liturgical calendar. With harvest well underway here in today’s Brittany, a look at some of the old rituals,… Continua a leggere Harvest Rituals and Superstitions — Bonjour From Brittany

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Artist Fanni Sandor’s Pawfect Miniature Creatures

Before we start I feel like I must stand up & bark that there are no miniature dogs in this artist work that we could find. Dot & Jerry also would like to hiss they found no feline miniatures either.  Now, we are sensible pawfessionals & felt her work being as pawtacular as […] Artist… Continua a leggere Artist Fanni Sandor’s Pawfect Miniature Creatures

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The Wagnificent Dogs of Artist Herb Williams — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

Pawsonally, I have never smelled the crayon most humans think of but I do know the stink of some black chunky industrial crayon used for marking. HuMom has boxes she snagged at a yard sale or thrift store.  The packaging is pawsitively ancient & every crayon is black; she loves them. Hi, it’s CEO […] The… Continua a leggere The Wagnificent Dogs of Artist Herb Williams — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

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The Pawtacular Creatures of Artist Anne Lemanski

Today’s artist is what they call  multidisciplinary & her curriculum vitaehas (cv or resume) is pawnomenal! Just thought I show off some of my learned art lingo. Artist Anne Lemanski has created a menagerie of wagnificent sculptural pawtraits using a combination of metal armature & hand stitching. Her choice of materials are vintage paper, […]… Continua a leggere The Pawtacular Creatures of Artist Anne Lemanski

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The Catastic Work of Artist Rohan Dahotre — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

Dot & Jerry Underfoot have pawvided us with today’s catastic artist Rohan Dahotre.  Hi, CEO Olivia here with a cat’s eye view of some pawsome work.  Rohan is a well known accomplished wildlife artist inspired by nature. If you google his name you will be pawsitively sneezing pleased to see how many […] The Catastic Work… Continua a leggere The Catastic Work of Artist Rohan Dahotre — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

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Artist Erika Sanada Imaginary Creatures

Creepy or pawsitively adorable? CEO Olivia here to share the intriguing sculptures created by Japanese artist Erika Sanada.  Sanada grew up filled with fear & anxiety.  She learned to channel those fears & anxiety into her art.  Erika’s pawsome sculptures on one paw have a sinister quality to them but one can’t help but […]… Continua a leggere Artist Erika Sanada Imaginary Creatures

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The Art of Purrfection ~ Furbulous Feline Forms

Artist Ronald Searle   Hi, CEO Olivia here. Today’s we have a Dot & Jerry Underfoot  pawduction.  Both of whom had no trouble hunting down many meowsome cat creations.  HuMom & I did have to step in & draw a line as to how many they could share in this pawticular post; reminding them to… Continua a leggere The Art of Purrfection ~ Furbulous Feline Forms

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Ben Giles, non solo collage — Il mestiere di leggere. Blog di Pina Bertoli

Ben Giles, nato nel 1992, ha frequentato la Fine Art School a Kingston, vive a Norwich; è un artista che crea i collage più sorprendenti usando fotografie e molti, molti, fiori. Oltre a questi, le sue opere sono altri fantastici lavori con uccelli, farfalle e rami! Nelle sue opere, Giles mescola immagini vintage di moda, […]… Continua a leggere Ben Giles, non solo collage — Il mestiere di leggere. Blog di Pina Bertoli