Critical Distinctions

“The Distinctions of fine art bore me to death.” Maurice Sendak (from Brainyquote) The debate has raged on and on over Fine Art versus Illustration. Is illustration fine art? Is fine art, illustration? Many a late night conversation among art students has debated this question. The snobbery on each side is rather humorous. Each believesContinue reading “Critical Distinctions”

A Magical Place

“If these shadows we have offended, think but this and all is mended, That you have but slumbered here, While these visions did appear” —Shakespeare,  A Midsummer Night’s Dream “The place where the fairies danced” was how my great aunt described a quiet spot in the woods she knew.  She was in her eighties.  IContinue reading “A Magical Place”