During the 2009–2010 academic year, the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts welcomed scholars from Israel, France, Italy, the Republic of Georgia, Spain, Canada, Turkey, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The topics of their research ranged from the women warriors of Dahomey, a kingdom today in the Republic of Benin, to the art of Anglo-Swiss painter Henry Fuseli. Read more about the scholars’ research in Center 30, CASVA’s current annual report. Now available online as a PDF, it also contains information regarding fellowships, meetings, research, and publications
Explore the works of Carl Sandburg at another the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site.
JRR Tolkien was born in South Africa on January 3rd, 1892. Visit the The Tolkien Society to learn more about his work and life.
Myoats is a community where people create designs using an online drawing application. These designs can be rated, downloaded, and archived. The Most Liked designs are rewarded by being featured on the home page.
Explore the Sistine Chapel up close by clicking here.
March is National Craft Month and I would like to share some of my favorite resources to celebrate. Our family has enjoyed countless hours working on a variety of crafts while listening to books on tape,talking, reading to one another,or listening to music.
Enchanted Learning offers free resources according to subject.
Here are some more craft resources:
You will find:
- Henry Reed: His Life, Influence, and Art
- Henry Reed’s Bowing ( a video)
- Alan Jabbour Biography
- 184 tunes and more