The Outing by Normal Rockwell Going and returning. Norman Rockwell is remembered for his heartwarming illustrations of American life that appeared on covers of the "Saturday Evening Post" magazine for many decades.
end of world war II. A sailor was so happy that he grabbed an unknown nurse in Times Square and gave her a kiss. This famous kiss was captured by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and published in Life Magazine
I love how Adelaide, Australia-based artist Emma Uber uses the texture and strokes of pastel sticks to create these wonderful portraits. In her hands, the colors drip and melt on the canvas. From the artist's website: "My experience studying.
drawing - charcoal on newspaper. Notice how the print adds to the contrast. During WWII , teachers used newsprint for art projects. i like the mix of newspaper and charcoal, naturalistic colours and texture