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Crafturday blog examines the work of Los Angeles-based cartoon artist, Jay Howell. Howell's signature characters have lanky limbs with sharp features.

Jacob Lawrence, painter. He is among the best-known 20th-century African-American painters, a distinction shared with Romare Bearden. He was only in his twenties when his "Migration Series" made him nationally famous; the series depicted the Great Migration of hundreds of thousands of African Americans from the rural South to the urban North. He referred to his style as "dynamic cubism", though by his own account the primary influence was not French art, but the shapes & colors of Harlem…

Students examine works by African American painter William H. Johnson. This set of lessons is divided into grades K–2, 3–5, 6–8, and 9–12.

70 Eye-catching Sleeve Tattoos

Tribal inspired sleeve tattoo. Inked in all black, the various shapes and designs on the tattoo give the eye a feast of creativity. How one design connects to each other gracefully is also noteworthy.

Looking Lovely Shona Stone

In Zimbabwe, the ancient traditions of the Shona people come to life through art. The Shona have a belief that everything-even stone-contains a "life spirit." To carve a stone is to set its spirit free. The master sculptors allow the stone to take the shape it was always meant to have. ~ Handmade in Zimbabwe ~ One-of-a-kind fair trade treasure

Custom Tattoo Illustration for Sue D; I lovely little feather with a garden of poppies, forget me nots & a view of a glorious mountain range

Custom Tattoo Illustration by Stephanie Low Designs; A lovely little feather with a garden of poppies, forget me nots & a view of a glorious mountain range https://www.facebook.com/StephanieLowDesigns kepeann@gmail.com