Month: February 2011

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June 2011 | Elysian Studios

Located in the heart of the city, The Indianapolis Museum of Art is the fifth largest general art museum in the country, and is sure to amaze and delight all who visit.  The museum celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2008, and with it’s new addition of “100 Acres,” proves that it will continue to thrive …

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His Valentine's Gift Guide: Intergalactic Badass | Elysian Studios

His Valentine’s Gift Guide: Intergalactic Badass Categories: accessories, DenverEtsy, ETSY, February, gifts, Holidays, humor, illustration, jewelry, painting, shopping, Valentines Out of ideas and tired of standard Valentine’s Day fare?  Give him something Out-of-this-World this year!  These gifts are inspired by Steampunk, a style trend based on the idea that the technology upon which society will …

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I ♥ Art! World Famous Art to Inspire your Valentine's Day | Elysian Studios

I ♥ Art! World Famous Art to Inspire your Valentine’s Day Categories: Art History, February, Holidays, painting, sculpture, Valentines  “Love” Sculpture in New York City  by Robert Indiana   “The Kiss” oil on canvas by Gustav Klimt   “The Kiss” marble sculpture by Auguste Rodin   “Mother and Child” oil on …

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Presidential Art: Celebrating Washington and Lincoln | Elysian Studios

Presidential Art: Celebrating Washington and Lincoln Categories: Art History, February, Holidays, portrait, sculpture “I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.” ~George Washington President’s Day is the day we celebrate two of America’s most beloved Presidents, Washington …

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Art Tour: International Snow Sculpture Championships | Elysian Studios

Art Tour: International Snow Sculpture Championships Categories: Art Tours, Arts Festival, Colorado, family, Rocky Mountains, sculpture, snowboarding The teams were each comprised of four members who were challenged with the task of carving their own 20-ton, 12-foot-tall block of snow  (image 1).  Power tools, internal supports and colorants were forbidden, so sculptors had to rely …

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Original Art For Your Valentine? Yes!(all under $100) | Elysian Studios

Original Art For Your Valentine? Yes!(all under $100) Categories: abstract, Art Collecting, ETSY, February, gifts, Holidays, painting, portrait, shopping, Valentines If I could pick any gift in the world for Valentine’s Day (besides a trip to Rome,Italy with my husband), it would be an original piece of art.  I paint, and trust me there is no …

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