Ef Zin In My Hands

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I think I’ve made thousand of outfits with this small cute cross made by EfzinCreations. You can see them all in my Polyvore page. I have this romantic view about handmade items; that they carry a piece of their creator inside. And, Zina confirms that with the best way as she is one of the amazing people I had the chance to meet through blogging. Reading her blog and following her crafts and DIY tutorials, it was easy to fall in love in many of her creations, not to say all of them. So, I use these small items not only because they are pretty cute, but they also carry the energy of their creator: generous, joyful and gentle. Moreover, they have this magic name that in ancient Greek means well-being, to live (“ζην<ζω”) well (“ευ”).

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My Secret Santa …

Follow me on Facebook • Google+ • Bloglovin’ Christmas period is over for sure, but a week after its end I’m still trying to return back in our everyday routine… Holidays for us means travelling from the one edge of the country to the other in order to join and celebrate with our families. Fortunately we’ve made it, despite the difficult weather… But, this Christmas had also a very special event for my blog, as for the first time I participated in a blogger’s team project with a very joyous theme; Secret Santa that was organized by Zina of Ef Zin Creations blog and Tzia of … Continue reading My Secret Santa …

Artist of the Week. An interview with the fine art photographer Georgia Fowler

The twenty-fifth “Artist of the week” contest had the beautiful theme of “Trees” and a very talented fine art photographer for a winner, Georgia Fowler with her stunning photo Misty Chestnut Grove”. Georgia Fowler is from the UK, but now she spends most of her time between France and Thailand. Her rich and interesting portfolio covers a variety of themes, from portraits and vintage style photos to images of Europe. Today, I’m so happy to present her wonderful work and interview.
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Artist of the Week. A presentation of the mixed media painter Pamela Saramandif

Pamela Saramandif Vardin is a very talented mixed media painter from the island of Mauritius and also one of the two winners in the “Artist of the Week contest” for a second time with her wonderful painting “Muted“.

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Artist of the Week. An interview with the artist Jutta Maria Pusl.

Today, I share with you one of the two winners of the “Artist of the Week XXIV Grunge and Textured contest”, the artist Jutta Maria Pusl and her winning work “Softly Whispering“. Jutta Maria is a talented artist and retired teacher from Germany that has studies in educational sciences with the main focus on arts. Her portfolio covers a very wide range of mediums and themes, as Jutta is fascinated by different kinds of art, like photography, 3D graphics, and painting in order to give form to her restless creativity. Her acrylic, oil and watercolor paintings are exposed in her place of residence.

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Artist of the Week. A presentation of the painter Jolante Hesse

I think one of the major missions of art is to interpret our personal view and experiences of life in a commonly understandable and universal language; something bigger from our existence, where everyone could find a piece of his/her own self. Looking the self-portrait of the very talented South African painter, Jolante Hesse, no one can stay unmoved by the strength and sincerity of its truth, and of course by its masterfulness.

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Artist of the Week. An interview with the painter Alan Lakin

After a long time, FAWbyJWP blog hosts the ‘Artist of the Week‘ interview and I’m twice happy because this week’s winner is a very talented painter currently living in the Atlanta, Georgia area, Alan Lakin with his award-winning painting, “Autumn Gold”. Most of his amazing work is considered impressionism. Alan Lakin has received numerous awards for his art and has shown in many galleries nationwide.
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Artist of the week. An interview with the artist Michelle J Sergi

Follow me on Facebook • Google+ • Bloglovin’ Michelle J Sergi was the first place winner in the “Artist of the week XX – The POP colors” contest with her amazing work “The Ripple Left Behind By The Man With The Master Mind“. Michelle is a talented New Jersey based artist with studies in Fine Arts, Graphics and Photography who enjoys both fine arts and photography. Her creativity and her artistic explorations have no limits. She is also a licensed cosmetologist and she is about to launch her online boutique named AURA. Today, I’m so happy to present her interesting interview and work.   By jwp. Would … Continue reading Artist of the week. An interview with the artist Michelle J Sergi