Inspiration

Inspiration

for Color, Design, Decor, Radiance, & Light!

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A Poem that Came True ~ Writing Dreams is NOT Child’s Play

By Dorothy Fagan | Mar 20, 2019
So inspired today! The first day of spring is inspiring enough in itself. This year more so, as today is... Read More
drawing George Condo

[Video] What’s the Tempo of a Drawing? ~ George Condo

By Dorothy Fagan | Mar 14, 2019
How does an artist feel the tempo of a drawing? Is there a relationship to music? Learn how one contemporary... Read More
painting Positano

How it FEELS to be Enchanted [VIDEO +10 Paintings] Positano Italy

By Dorothy Fagan | Mar 12, 2019
Painting Positano Mare Incanto, Antonella calls it the Enchanted Sea. Painting Positano, I felt enchanted by everything I saw. on... Read More
Francis Glenat

Be Inspired by Abstract Expressionist Francis Glenat [VIDEO]

By Dorothy Fagan | Mar 11, 2019
Swimming in Paint This Abstract Expressionist, contemporary French painter scrapes, coaxes, and channels emotions into larger-than-life color. The power of... Read More
Sorrento Watercolors

Dorothy’s Sketchbook Sorrento Watercolors [Part 1]

By Dorothy Fagan | Mar 5, 2019
Solving my fears of travelling alone opened a portal to many gifts unseen. It seems we are quick to focus... Read More

A Pioneer of Modern Indian Art ~ You Should Know Amrita Sher-Gil!

By Jean Faith | Mar 4, 2019
Her sensitive paintings portray the lives of women, in a style similar to Gauguin. Amrita Sher-Gil Self Portrait   Amrita... Read More
inviting color,

10 Beautiful Inviting Color Ideas | Art Spring 2019

By Dorothy Fagan | Feb 28, 2019
See inviting color examples in the gallery. Inviting Color Ideas Balance Warm & Cool Colors for an Inviting Dining Room... Read More
color inspiration, emotional painting,

VIDEO Emotional Painting Clouds, Sunsets & the Scream

By Dorothy Fagan | Feb 25, 2019
Painting Emotional Colors Did painting emotional colors help Edvard Munch heal from mental illness? The Scream is such an iconic... Read More
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Emotional Pastel Colors from Pure Earth Pigments

By Dorothy Fagan | Feb 21, 2019
Something not too many people know about me. . . Pastels were my primary medium for 25 years. Painting with... Read More
Joy's Garden

Joy's Garden

Joy's Garden