Art from North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC – Burns’ Elvis Presley (Lens-Artist’s Aug2022)

Hello Readers. The Photo Challenge this week is Favorite Finds.   I am featuring works from The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) in Raleigh, NC. PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT Let’s start with the Elvis-themed photo exhibit from NC photographer Ralph Burns. This photo exhibit was a favorite find of the summer because it was so different! I … More Art from North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC – Burns’ Elvis Presley (Lens-Artist’s Aug2022)

Here Comes the Sun….(Lens Artists Photo Challenge, 21AUG2022)

Hello Readers. The Photo Challenge this week is Here Comes the Sun… Let’s start with this photo from a local walk. We walked by this area many times and on one of the walks we were welcomed by the sun…. That local photo reminded me of a painting I saw down in Florida. It is one … More Here Comes the Sun….(Lens Artists Photo Challenge, 21AUG2022)

Chihuly Reeds, Art, and Dancing at the Art Museum(Thursday Doors 30June2022)

*** We went to the local art museum (VMFA) last night. I mentioned in yesterday’s post (here) how visiting Civil War battlefields in our area leads to different moods (depending on many factors). I also feel this way about art museums. Each visit leads to a different mood depending on personal factors and what is … More Chihuly Reeds, Art, and Dancing at the Art Museum(Thursday Doors 30June2022)

Triptych in Photography (Lens-Artist Challenge #201)

Hello Readers Joining the Lems-Artist Challenge this week after a short pause from photo challenges. Leya’s idea this week is to explore the triptych in photography. *** Starting with a flower mosaic my son made in second grade… maybe third.   *** We recently changed a few things around the house. This included taking down … More Triptych in Photography (Lens-Artist Challenge #201)

Curves in Art (20MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #191)

Hello readers, this week’s Lens-Artist challenge invites us to share photos with curves. I decided to go with an art theme. ___ ***   *** Now let’s switch gears (or curve in a new art direction) to explore some paintings with curves. __ As I explored curves in art, I was reminded that art has such … More Curves in Art (20MARCH2022 Lens-Artist’s Photo Challenge #191)