Arts and Music posts


Manuel Marino Music Composer

Darklands, a Classic RPG

I’ll talk about Darklands, a Classic RPG in a moment.

April is an excellent month to reflect on how the year is going and whether we have achieved all or some of the goals we set for ourselves (Read – Overcoming Procrastination). It’s also a time to assess the overall positive or negative trend of our careers. I haven’t talked much about my career, and I’d like to address that in this article (Read – Music Composition for Films and Games).

April Reflections: Classic RPG, Assessing Goals and Exploring Career

As you all know, I compose music for video games and films, specifically cinematic soundtracks. This art form is arguably the pinnacle of modern music (no

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“Darklands, a Classic RPG”

Art Deco Enhancing


Everything old is new again. This saying holds true for Art Deco decorating, which originated in the 1920s and 1930s and is currently experiencing a resurgence in various forms of interior decor. Art Deco draws much of its styling from the popular art movements of the time, Cubism and Futurism. Cubism, led by renowned artists like Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, involved breaking up objects in a painting and reassembling them in an abstract way. Futurism, which started in Italy, emphasized industry and technology and their impact on the world. Now that we have some background on Art Deco, how can you apply its design principles when decorating your home?

Common motifs in Art Deco pieces include zigzags and geometric

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Havana Brown: A talented triple threat


Born Angelique Meunier, Havana Brown is a Mauritian Australian DJ, singer, and dancer.

In 2008, Havana Brown joined Island Records Australia as a DJ after being scouted by the label’s manager. She subsequently released her Crave compilation album New Album - Lost Island - I'm excited to announce the release of my latest Trance music album, "Lost Island". It's now available on various digital outlets worldwide, so you can easily find it by doing a quick search on any search engine! But if you're short on time and don't want to go through the hassle of searching, browsing, and… series, featuring various covers and inventive remixes. That same year, Brown supported Rihanna on the Australian leg of her Good Girl …

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Selling Your Art On Line – You Are the Expert

Presenting your expertise online can lead to significant sales. People worldwide search daily for information on art techniques, such as watercolors, oils, jewelry making, or art appreciation. By putting yourself out there and teaching others what they want to learn, you can build trust and rapport, which can turn into new customers. So how can you teach people the finer points of your art?

Creating videos is an excellent way to teach. Video tutorials are easy to make and serve as powerful search engine tools. Videos often have high search engine rankings because they are fresh and relevant. You can have a friend or assistant use a camcorder to record you creating your art. Then, let platforms like YouTube and

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Art Strategies For Glass Painting

Artistry is something that helps you relax and escape from stress. Glass painting is one of the many beautiful forms of painting. Glass art is typically created using oil and hard resin or watercolor and gum on glass sheets.

Glass paintings can enhance or transform surfaces. A well-executed glass painting combines plain and colored elements, resulting in a unique and captivating appearance.

To begin your glass painting journey, consult art books readily available in the market or search for resources online. Numerous online platforms provide comprehensive glass painting information, enabling anyone to start their glass painting and modern wall art projects.

These online resources offer detailed instructions and tips that are helpful not only for beginners but also

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Choose Carefully Cold Press, Watercolor Paper and Ultra Soft Art Work Paper

Art possesses an additional breathtaking and admirable quality. Fine art typically encompasses a range of artistic expressions that produce prints of images and photos. This form of art offers various types of image paper with distinct textures for photo printing. Art paper can evoke diverse emotions with its light, watercolor-like texture and delicate essence.

Typically, image printing occurs on matte paper using large inkjet printers, resulting in stunning images that maintain their vibrancy without yellowing over time. Art paper also has other functional attributes, such as resistance to light, heat, and acidity. Light is the primary cause of paper deterioration.

To protect your prints from damaging conditions, consider using ultraviolet (UV) shielding glass or preservation glass. Lamination can …

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“Choose Carefully Cold Press, Watercolor Paper and Ultra Soft Art Work Paper”