Photographs of flowers submerged underwater look like classic oil paintings #ArtTuesday
Creative Boom shares the work of artist Barbara Cole. Know for her portraits of women, the pandemic forced her to change her subjects but the serenity remains.
Partly out of curiosity, partly due to not being able to work with people during the global pandemic, her latest series, Appearances, is something that’s “in search of connection during a time of separation,” as Barbara puts it, and features dreamlike images of anthropomorphised flora that could be mistaken for Masters’ oil paintings, given their delicate and blurred beauty.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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