Finding inspiration: stained glass windows anyone?

Hi there Polkadot! Let’s talk about ‘arting’ on vacation.  I’m not an expert, because I just went on my first vacation since I started art journaling.  But I really wanted to take something with me: having leisure time should equal ‘arting time’, no? So, I know there is a whole movement on sketching.  I’m not … More Finding inspiration: stained glass windows anyone?

Art Supply Shopping in France: Cultura had a makeover

Hi there Polkadot, This will be my last installment about shopping during our last trip to Metz. For our last day, we visited the Villa Majorelle in Nancy.  One of the treasures of Art Nouveau.  I have devoted another post on this subject, because it is to beautiful for a sidenote!  If you want to visit … More Art Supply Shopping in France: Cultura had a makeover

Art Nouveau in Nancy

Hi there Polkadot, Nancy might not be the obvious choice for city tripping in France.  The best sign of that would be the lack of travel guides maybe, but also when you visit REAL touristy places like Strasbourg in Elzas, you get smacked over the head with all sorts of shops selling souvenirs and such. … More Art Nouveau in Nancy

Art Supply Shopping in France: Loisirs et Couleurs Nancy

Hi there Polkadot, Another installment in the ‘Art Supply Shopping’ series 😉  Today I’m going to take you to the centre of Nancy in the lovely Lorraine.  Lorraine is the region in France that doesn’t have it’s own dedicated travel guide, and that’s a real pity.  Anyhow, I didn’t find a guide and I did search … More Art Supply Shopping in France: Loisirs et Couleurs Nancy