Update 4: Victorian Visionaries – The End of a (Painting) Era

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While my previous post discussed the technical aspects of Pre-Raphaelite painting, I’m now returning to the intrinsic themes of their art: that of Romance, History and Literature, Nature, Beauty, Spirituality, and Modern Life. I attempted to refashion these concepts in my final product, to adapt them for a contemporary audience. My concept was a set […]

Update 3: Victorian Visionaries – A Trying Technique

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I’m switching gears from my earlier posts. I’m in the second half of my project, which is largely artistic creation. While keeping the research from London in mind, I have begun a visual investigation of Pre-Raphaelite painting techniques. The results are promising, but the process has been a bit frustrating. I started with researching the […]

Update 4


In my last post, I talked about how I was struggling with how to plan out my paintings. I felt like I was really trapped trying to express something linearly that doesn’t feel linear in my head. In order to organize my thoughts better, I decided to sketch out the images I felt interested in […]