oil painting work of Swiss artist Conrad Jon Godly.
Drawing shells: art lesson by Elizabeth Jendek the Thai Chinese International School, Thailand
Good use of the orange peel to make a spiral pattern.
still life ideas - art equipment and tools
The Forgetting Tree by Tatjana Soli (From The New York Times bestselling author of The Lotus Eaters, a novel of a California ranching family, its complicated matriarch and an enigmatic caretaker who may destroy them)