Francisco de Goya’s La Familia de Carlos IV (The Family of Charles IV)

Francisco de Goya’s La Familia de Carlos IV (The Family of Charles IV)

Francisco de Goya became well known for the honest nature of his portraits, which made no effort to flatter the subjects. La Familia de Carlos IV is a brave portrait of the Spanish Royal family, completed in 1801.

Music Monday #4! Some Inspirational Music To Help You Paint

Music Monday #4! Some Inspirational Music To Help You Paint

Another trio of albums with inspirational music to get your creative juices flowing. 

Piet Mondrian’s Composition with Red, Yellow, Blue and Black (Composition En Rouge, Jaune, Bleu Et Noir)

Piet Mondrian’s Composition with Red, Yellow, Blue and Black (Composition En Rouge, Jaune, Bleu Et Noir)

Piet Mondrian pioneered geometric abstract painting. He used the term Neoplasticism to describe this style of work, which was inspired in part by cubist work coming from the Netherlands in the late 1900s.