Traditionally the illuminated letter is the first letter of a word at the start of each paragraph.
The handwritten books during the Middle Ages included large ornate letters.
As a art form, illuminated letters an stand-alone as individual pieces of art. They made wonderful decorations for the first page of an art journal or a notebook since they are often personal to the artist.
We're making May Day baskets in the art studio day!
We invite you to [PRINT our FREE May Day basket tags] and make your own May Baskets!
Many people that I talk to remember celebrating May Day growing up, but we don't see it much anymore. At least, not in our Kansas City metro area.
A daily routine built on good habits and disciplines separates the most successful among us from everyone else. A routine is exceptionally powerful.
It takes 21 days to make a new habit STICK! Here's a worksheet that you can use to plan out your new habit, your steps to success, AND your reward! Plus you can mark-off all the days that you're successful at implementing your new habit!
Show your Kansas City Spirit This Halloween!
Since they're PLAYING in October, it just makes sense right? We've got a pumpkin carving template just for you die-hard Royals fans!
Orange Easel is an Art School in Liberty MO. Our blog here is written by the instructors at the school.