What to Do For Vacation Entertainment

While on vacation, it’s always fun to find unique local entertainment mediums to keep you busy and give you a taste of the city or small town’s atmosphere. Entertainment comes in a wide variety of experiences from staged…

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Put Your Art Online And Get Your Business Up And Running

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Advertising your art online is such an easy business these days. In fact, you can even have your art get global exposure as long as they are of high quality and you happen to have good internet facilities…

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What Is Art and Who Is an Artist? 30,000 Years of Human Art History

Why does abstract art exist today? Why in fact has abstract art, minimalist art and performance art superseded representational and realistic art as the highest forms of art? In our Eurocentric art world my observation is that ever…

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A Love For Vintage Anything

How many times have you thrown something away only to look back and say, “Why didn’t I keep that, it’s vintage now?” We must all be guilty of it. Unless you are a pack rat, not many of…

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Bronze Plaques – A Source of Beauty, Prestige and Heritage

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Have you ever noticed the impressive effect that a bronze plaque lends the character of a business? Bronze plaques add something to an office, home and other institution or establishment. A medical, dental or legal office takes on…

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Wesley Flint’s Dim-Witted Daughter

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An outlander, a heavy booted carnival merchant married Wesley Flint’s only daughter, only child: dim-witted Sally Flint of almost twenty-years; lived on a small farm outside the city limits of St. Paul, Minnesota, like hermits. Even after twenty-years…

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Enrique Avilez Sculptor, The Fantasy of Art and Business

Perfection, Philosophical, Passionate. These are some of the words that help describe Enrique Avilez, sculptor in Ensenada. Someone asked him when he knows a piece is done. The answer was “When I see the light”. Born in El…

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3 Things You May Not Know About Pageant Judges

As both an experienced pageant contestant and pageant judge, I can tell you that it’s much easier sitting on the judge’s side of the table. Competing in a pageant can be a nerve-wracking experience, and also a very…

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Photoshop Digital Backgrounds: Why You Need to Know How to Create Professional Digital Backgrounds

If you’re a professional photographer, or would like to be, you probably already know that maintaining a full collection of traditional sets and backdrops is not just a chore, it’s also expensive. If you’re interested in opening a…

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Remembering the Ohio State Barber College

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Back when I was a child growing up in Ohio in the late 1950’s, I lived with my Mom and two brothers in a little two-room upstairs apartment on Cleveland Avenue in Columbus. It was so small we…

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