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Vanessa Jones

Art Ideas

Art ideas inspired by popular songs

Music is life for a lot of people. With so many great songs spanning the decades, it was inevitable that art ideas would spring forth. Not so much life imitating art perhaps, as art imitating music. So pop on…

Types of Art

The mythology behind our favourite fantasy artwork

Not only does fantasy artwork transport us to another time and place but it provides us with poignant messages and reflections on our psyche and own world. Read through the stories of some of our most popular fantasy artwork,…

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Art Ideas

The positive project: inspirational quotes for kids

Have you considered inspirational quotes for kids as art that’s not just fabulous to look at but as an empowering mechanism to help them develop? In today’s world, we realise the value and significance of building resilience in children.…

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Room Decor

Embrace form and function with Nordic style

Nordic style (sometimes known as Scandi) focuses on minimalism, simplicity and functionality. It is often characterised by minimal styling, white walls, muted colour palettes and light wooden floors, which come together to deliver a popular interior design style that…

Types of Art

Splash out: watercolour art for every season

Watercolour art is perennially loved because it is not only beautiful but offers flexibility and dynamism. The transparency of the paint is especially appealing as it can deliver a wide range of effects and colour palettes; from bright and…

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Room Decor

Convert your space with industrial interior design

What is industrial interior design? Industrial interior design is a style that is informed, as the name suggests, by the factory look. Mainly comprising of sparse warehouses and industrial workshops and the items they contain, which are repurposed for…

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Art Ideas

It’s a sign! Contemporary art and your zodiac

Many ancient cultures and traditions have used star signs and the zodiac (also known as astrology) to provide wisdom, prophecy and guidance. Astrology has been dated to the 3rd millennium BC, with the Babylonians introducing the first organised system.…

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Room Decor

Live life to the maximalism! Decor for the bold

What is maximalism? There are many people in the world that adore minimalist interior design. But there are just as many that find it bland and lacking in personality. Enter maximalism. Maximalism is an all out mixture of as…