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Feature: We are Charlie... by Isalline

Feature: We are Charlie... by Isalline

Please, fav and comment the original image! We are Charlie by Isalline (https://www.deviantart.com/isalline) Je suis Charlie Islamists assasins can't stop us!

The Myth of Talent

The Myth of Talent

The Myth of Talent If there's one comment that is made more often than any other on any decent piece of artwork it's "you're so talented." It's also the one [positively intended] comment I've seen the most artists bristle at, sometimes even retort. For some of us, it's a pet hate. Why? We know it's meant as a compliment, so we smile and say thank you and try to resist the urge to insist that 'talent' is the biggest myth there is. Not only is it a myth, at its worst the use of the word is potentially destructive to the artistic community. What's so wrong with the word 'talent'? You might not realise it, but calling someone talented can ofte

Celebrating Women's History: Feminist Art

Celebrating Women's History: Feminist Art

The "Feminist art movement" began in the early 1960s. Women’s roles were questioned in society and thus were questioned in art in an article by Linda Nochlin called “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?” She argued that there were few women artists because they were held back by a system that denied them equal opportunity (academies and guilds). Also in a society in which the home was run and child rearing was done entirely by women, women did not have the opportunity to engage in academia or the arts. Generally, if women were artists, they had to have male family members representing or teaching them. Painting was th
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  • May 19
  • United Kingdom
  • Deviant for 7 years
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My Bio
We are a mother and daughter collaborative team who create a variety of work from fine art and photography through to jewellery and other crafts. We work both individually and together depending on the project. We are inspired by our local environment, festival culture, local traditions, mythology and music.

Favourite Visual Artist
Andy Goldsworthy, H R Geiger
Favourite Movies
Shawshank Redemption, Alien Series
Favourite TV Shows
Documentaries, Hospital Dramas, Sci-Fi
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
We have Eclectic tastes, current faves- Electro Swing, Glitch Hop, dance music, folk
Favourite Books
Oh Gods, Where do we start!
Favourite Writers
See Above
Favourite Games
Tetris, Minecraft, Pharaoh
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Tools of the Trade
Anything we can lay our hands on and our brains
Other Interests
Definately not Golf or Football...

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byzhoProfessional General Artist
Happy Birthday! Have your cake and eat it too
ansdesignHobbyist Photographer
Happy birthday! :party:
byzhoProfessional General Artist
Happy Birthday! Have your cake and eat it too
Harrisons-ForgeProfessional General Artist
Thank you :D
nihilistic-hun Traditional Artist
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Harrisons-ForgeProfessional General Artist
Thank you :boogie:
Happy Birthday.:rose: