Rose of Etara

Rose of Etara

Etara, Bulgaria 2016 This little rose stood out to me as we pulled into our hotel in Etara, Bulgaria.  I quickly snapped a picture and went about my day.  Upon returning home, I sketched the red rose in preparation of painting it one day.  

Aleksei Savrasov – Russian landscape painter

Aleksei Savrasov – Russian landscape painter

Aleksei Savrasov – Russian landscape painter Article by Vladimir London, Drawing Academy tutor Born 12 May 1830 in Moscow, Aleksei Savrasovdemonstrated artistic skills early; indeed, he sold his earliest landscape paintings at age twelve! Although his father wanted him to follow in his footsteps and become a merchant, Savrasov entered the Moscow School of Painting … Read More