Monthly Archives: June 2021

Pumpkinfest 2021 t-shirt design winner selection

The town of Damariscotta is viewed from Newcastle across the harbor. The town pier, downtown, and a classic white steeple are all seen in Maggie Weiss’ Pumpkinfest winning t-shirt. Maggie Weiss, from Bristol, submitted the winning t-shirt design for this year’s Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta. The Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta …

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Rembrandt painting found hidden in plain sight

In 2016, a family in Rome sent a painting for restoration after it fell and suffered minor damage. They believed the work, titled The Adoration of the Magi, being a copy of a work by Rembrandt van Rijn. Five years later, they now have an answer as to the origins …

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Regina resident paints educational mural in honor of lost residential school children

Regina is in the early days of what is suspected to be a long heat wave. But that doesn’t stop a Métis woman from standing in the sun for hours a day painting a heartfelt tribute to those buried in unmarked graves at residential schools across Canada. Desiree Terry paints …

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Holland Farmers Market Announces First T-Shirt Design Contest

HOLLAND – Holland Farmers Market invited amateur and professional artists to submit designs for its first t-shirt design competition. Participants must be 16 years of age or older. The winning design will be printed on T-shirts and available for purchase at Holland Farmers Market this summer. The profits will benefit …

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Sotheby’s auctions Picasso painting with NFT

After auctioning high-profile NFTs for millions of dollars, Sotheby’s is now using an NFT in a whole new way: to digitally “secure” a Picasso painting. NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are a type of cryptocurrency that resides on a smart contract platform, usually Ethereum. Each NFT is unique and impossible to …

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Over 300 years after being cut, Rembrandt’s Night Watch painting has returned to its original size

Rembrandt Remastered: Over 300 years after being cut, the iconic Night Watch painting is back to its original size… with the help of AI Large chunks have been cut from the sides of one of Rembrandt’s greatest paintings Tapes removed from The Night Watch were discarded and lost forever in …

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T-shirt design chosen for the 2021 Festival

Maggie Weiss from Bristol, Maine submitted the winning T-shirt design for this year’s Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta. This year’s festival will take place October 8-11. His design was selected from 40 entries, a strong performance from the local artist community for the annual Pumpkinfest t-shirt design competition. The judges were …

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David Bowie painting found at donation center is auctioned off

David Bowie played Andy Warhol onscreen in the film Basquiat, but his interest in the visual arts goes far beyond that. His collection included works by Basquiat and Marcel Duchamp, and he also spent much of his life painting — which involved several performances by his workfrom 1995. Today one …

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Former David Bowie painting collaborator Beezy Bailey reflects on the rock star’s visual art career

While David Bowie was best known for his musical talents, the legendary rock star was a serious visual artist. And thanks to a thrifty Canadian buyer, one of his paintings is in the spotlight after being picked up for $ 5 at an Ontario landfill donation center – and is …

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Turkey Trot t-shirt design contest now open to all ages – Blue Ribbon News

Sponsorship opportunities available The winning design will be featured on the official Turkey Trot 2021 t-shirt DALLAS (June 18, 2021) – One of the questions the YMCA Dallas receives every year is what the famous Turkey Trot t-shirt will look like. This year, the Dallas Y is offering you the …

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Wellman T-Shirt Design Competition Enters Final Phase | KCII Radio

Wellman T-Shirt Design Competition Enters Final Phase | KCII Radio – The Only One You Can Trust The last four designs were chosen for the new City of Wellman T-shirt. The competition was hosted by the Wellman Chamber of Commerce in early spring. Residents had the opportunity to design a …

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Historians renew debate over possible Dürer painting in German church – ARTnews.com

An altar in a church in the German city of Crailsheim has again become a subject of debate after some experts made another attempt to attribute a painting to Albrecht Dürer. The painting in question is in the Johanneskirche (Saint John’s Church). The altar was built around 1490 in the …

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Mom spends hours painstakingly painting a color block pattern on the bedroom wall

A mom was left mortified after painstakingly painting a color block pattern on her bedroom wall, only to then realize that her drawing looked like a giant willy. Color blocking is a great trend for brightening up a drab, dreary wall and after getting fed up with the plain white …

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Rush Captures The Blues Championship Run In The Market Street Dream Paint

Get your own Market Street Dream impressions at STLAuthentics.com Rick Rush has created memorable sports paintings for over four decades that have depicted everything from Super Bowls, World Series Championships, the Olympics, the Kentucky Derby and even sports legends such as Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan and Nolan Ryan . But …

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Frank McCarthy’s Gunfight painting will be in Brian Lebel’s Cody Old West auction on June 26 at …

Frank McCarthy (1924-2002) oil painting on cardboard shooting, 20 inches by 12 inches (view, minus the frame), used as illustration for the book Sangre en la Colina. Estimate: $ 4000 to $ 6000.Brian Lebel’s Wild West Events SANTA FE, NM – The desk and chair with wheels used by Pat …

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Will the paint ever lose its luster?

Stop painting. Please. Stopped. Or maybe not quite. Maybe keep painting, but mainly working on how the painting is finished. The contradictory messages of a show about the death of painting, consisting mainly of paintings displayed in a room full of paintings, are not difficult to detect. In fact, irony …

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Bus driver jailed for stealing Goya’s 1965 painting of Duke of Wellington didn’t

Revealed: Bus driver jailed for stealing Goya’s painting of Duke of Wellington from National Portrait Gallery in 1965 didn’t, new documents show Helen Mirren starring in new film The robbery of the National Gallery by a retired bus driver is a famous heist in history But it emerged the police …

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Prince William replaces polo ponies with a huge painting … and gives Harry a copy of the work

TALK ABOUT THE CITY: Prince William replaces his polo ponies with a huge painting by a friend that is now hanging in his house … and gives a copy of the artwork to his brother Harry By Charlotte Griffiths For The Mail on Sunday Posted: 12:58 am GMT, June 6, …

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Onassis family to auction Winston Churchill painting – ARTnews.com

A 1921 oil painting of Winston Churchill, long considered lost, is now up for auction. Five decades ago, the statesman originally gifted it to Greek shipping magnate and Jackie Kennedy’s second husband, Aristotle Onassis, who displayed it on his yacht known as the Christina. Onassis’ heirs will now part with …

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Mehr Dhupia Bedi prefers painting on Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi to paper for her art session

Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi enjoy every moment of their parenting adventure with their baby girl, Mehr Dhupia Bedi. After surprising their fans with their secret wedding in 2018, Neha and Angad had delighted their fans with the news of their pregnancy. After six months of their married life, Neha …

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The much-missed record store lives as a ‘groovy’ t-shirt design

MEMORIES of a much loved record store were resurrected by a well-known DJ and label owner. Save Records in Bury Market closed in 2016, when it was the last outpost of a chain of stores that also included outlets in Radcliffe, Rochdale and Lincoln. The company was founded in 1968 …

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And the winner of the party! The West Hartford Shirt Design Competition is … – We-Ha

A design by Julia Racz, a student at Conard High School in West Hartford, was chosen for this year’s FUNd RUN shirts. By Ronni Newton Hundreds of runners will soon be seen around West Hartford wearing a bright orange shirt with white lettering – and a design in the center …

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Lack of paint will delay the city’s road line painting program

“This shortage of road paint supply is another example of the negative effects the pandemic has had on so many different industries,” says the mayor PRESS RELEASECITY OF ORILLIA*************************The COVID-19 pandemic, along with other factors, has impacted the City of Orillia’s annual roadline painting program. The city’s pavement marking contractor …

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