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Lifestyle

2 Feb

Cabin Fever

By: Samantha Dudhnath

I am completely stuck in cabin fever mode now.  I don’t know about you, but the slushy grossness of the dirty snow makes me nauseous, and the off gray sky is making me super depressed.  And it’s only February.  Without a doubt more snow is coming.  So what’s a girl/guy to do during this dark period?  Why not tap into your creative side.  Even if you say you’re not an artist, just go for it.  Don’t hold anything back.  Here are three ways I unleash my creative side:

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ART

27 Jan

Kieron Williamson

Child Prodigy

By Anya Martinez


Great things come in small packages…or this case, very young ones. Kieron Williamson is a nine-year old painter who has been hailed as the future Picasso of our time. He specialises in watercolour paintings, but he has also produced works using in oil paints and pastels. At his second exhibition, his sixteen paintings sold out in fourteen minutes and he raised over eighteen thousand pounds.

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Fashion

26 Jan

Avant-garde =  trademark of modernism

By: Samantha Dudhnath

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What is avant-garde?  What does it have to do with fashion?  Well, it has a lot to do with fashion, art, culture, and lifestyle.  Avant-garde pushes against the social norms and boundaries that we see on a ‘day to day’ basis.  It explores a different type of beauty then what we are not used to seeing.  Avant-garde is said to be the trademark of modernism.  It is also considered to be anything that is a rebellion ahead of the times.

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