Healing Art Project Created One Year After The Tragic Parkland Shooting

Turning Pain into Beauty By Laurie Marshall* Parkland Art ProjectWestglades Middle School in Parkland, Florida coped with the first anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2019. There is nothing more humbling than facing the grief and helplessness that arises from the act of murder of innocent people. The …

The Inspired Art Work of GW Mireles

The Inspired Art Work of GW Mireles   I was fairly new to Instagram when I decided to see who all these people were who “liked” my products.  I came across the name of GW Mireles and clicked on his profile page. What I saw was pretty amazing. This was a photographer extraordinaire and also …

Defining Fine Art Historically and Today

Fine Art

Defining Fine Art Both Historically and Today It appears that the definition of Fine Arts has changed over time, historically breaking it down into narrower, less complex categories than we currently attach to art work.  Basically Art was used to document or represent historical and cultural events.  The Oxford Dictionary defines it as: "1. creative …