Jessica Chastain in “Work of Art” photographed by Annie Leibovitz for Vogue USA December 2013Frederic Leighton’s Flaming June, Henri Matisse’s Odalisque with Red Culottes, Félix Vallotton’s Le Retour, Anders Zorn’s Frances Folsom Cleveland, Gustav Klimt’s Ria Munk, Vincent van Gogh’s La Mousmé, René Magritte’s La Robe du Soir, Julia Margaret Cameron’s photography.
Step 1: take out and plug in tablet
Step 2: open up art program of your choice
Step 3: pull up a reference image or two
Step 4: set a music playlist
Step 5: scroll tumblr dash for 3 hours
Step 6: cry
RATS. IF YOU ARE CREEPED OUT BY RATS, IT’S BECAUSE YOU HAVEN’T SPENT ENOUGH TIME AROUND RATS. THEY ARE SUPER SMART AND TRAINABLE. THEY REQUIRE PLAYTIME, SO THEY ARE BASICALLY A THERAPY TOOL FOR STRESSED OUT PEOPLE ONLY THEY WILL LOVE YOU MORE THAN YOUR CAT LOVES YOU.
IN THE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, SPLINTER THE RAT LEARNS MARTIAL ARTS FROM HIS OWNER AND BASICALLY BECOMES A DOJO MASTER.
a portrait of one of my best friends, menah, for her birthday. i tried to portray her the way i know her best: carrying lots of things, always finding a way to do some kind of creative work together with anything else she’s doing, and taking careful and elegant steps anywhere she goes :)