‘Tis the Season for Graduation Gifts

‘Tis the Season for Graduation Gifts

It is that time of year again, when high school and college students all over the United States celebrate the end of an era–the day they graduate. What better way to celebrate their graduation than the gift of art? Here are some ideas to give graduating high...
Give Me Coffee, or Give Me Death

Give Me Coffee, or Give Me Death

Coffee was originally (as the story goes) used in Ethiopia, where the plant grew naturally. While some tribes may have been chewed for hundreds of years, the liquid coffee drink has been used and brewed from the 4th century A.D. The legend goes that a Sufi mystic was...
Life Is A Pattern

Life Is A Pattern

Have you ever noticed that life is a series of patterns? We have noticed here at Fine Art America that our lives tend to revolve around patterns. For example, we have discovered that weddings come in stages: we attended lots of weddings in our 20s, and got to be...
An Ode to Short Sleeve T-Shirts

An Ode to Short Sleeve T-Shirts

We know, we know – short sleeves are coming to an end in the near future. The “Dog Days” of summer are slowly coming to an end. We know all of you are tired of the heat, humidity, and here in the Northeast, the constant lines of thunderstorms moving through this...
How to Make Downward Dog Fun

How to Make Downward Dog Fun

It is estimated that over 20 million people practice yoga at least on a weekly basis. Yoga is seen as a universal exercise, beneficial to men, women and children. There are different types of yoga: Hatha, Ashtanga, and Kundalini, among others. One of the most popular...