Sunday Musings: Baking & Science

Once upon a time, someone told me that “Cooking is an art, Baking is a science“. Which probably explains pretty well about the way that I look at both sets of skills and crafts. And it’s also a good indicator on just how well I’ve managed to work on both. Because that pretty much splits […]

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Postcards Depict ‘Futuristic’ Moscow

Source: Postcards Of 1914 Depict ‘Futuristic’ Moscow In The 23rd Century AD These are just…pure and kind of endearing. It’s absolutely amazing to see what artists in 1914 (before the War!) thought the future would look like. Just…interesting. It’s kind of like steampunk in a way–with how it’s alternative to what actually happened. And it […]

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Artwork Commission

If you are ever interested in getting artwork done of a spirit, deity, entity or the like — I highly suggest you check out Felix Warren (here is his Etsy: ForScryingOutLoud where I purchased). The new side image “Domovoi” is work by him. It’s gorgeous and absolutely brilliant. Not to mention, it really does capture […]

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How to Draw a Matryoshka Doll

Source: How to Draw a Matryoshka Doll | DrawingForAll.net This is a good source. I’m going to keep this so that I have some reference for some drawing. Matryoshka are beautiful little things, so I can think of some nice little decorations, or perhaps altar artwork that I could use this for.

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Art of Andrey Shishkin

Source: Incredible art of Andrey Shishkin, the Russian Leonardo da Vinci of our time – Slavorum These are really gorgeous. Also inspiring. Definitely worth looking at and admiring.

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Star Wars meets Slavs

Source: When Star Wars meets Slavs This is amazingly impressive. And such fun for the nerd in me.

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Yulia Brodskaya: Art

Source: Yulia Brodskaya : Art. Good art is impressive. And paper art is something I love…even though I have no talent for it. This artist though, she’s amazing.

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Russian Pin Up

Source: Pin Up российских иллюстраторов. I have a thing for pin-up style art. I love it quite a bit for the kind of vintage look, and the way that they can be extremely pretty. This is gorgeous…and Slavic themed. Which makes these perhaps a bit more interesting.

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Igor Ozhiganov Art

Source: Slavic mythology by Igor Ozhiganov These are the first artistic portrayals of Slavic deities I ever saw. Truthfully, this is what helped to draw me into studying my heritage. I may not always see the gods or goddesses the same way as these portrayals, but they are what gave me inspiration to research and […]

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