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Vintage Japanese Art: Hokusai

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Since I'm having an Asian Art & Ephemera theme for my blog challenge right now, I thought I would give a little background about two of my favorite Japanese artists, featured on our Japanese Prints & Photos CD. The first is Hokusai.

Katsushika Hokusai was a painter and printmaker, best known for his series of woodblock prints called Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji. You've probably seen some of these beautiful images, the most famous of which is The Great Wave Off Kanagawa.

Hokusai lived and worked during the late 1700s and early part of the 1800s. His father was probably a mirror-maker for the local shogun. His mother was possibly a concubine.  Hokusai began painting when he was...

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Join the Creative Challenge: Using Asian Art and Ephemera

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New challenge theme over at LunagirlMoonbeams.com challenge blog: Asian Art and Ephemera. Here is a lovely example by Michele Storms, a member of my Design Team, using an image from one of my Geisha collage sheets. Find some inspiring Asian images from Lunagirl, get creative, and link up your own entry for a chance to win $10 store credit! The challenge continues until November 23... see you there.

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Lunagirl Steampunk Images at Digitally Sweet Challenges!

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I'm sponsoring a creative challenge at Digitally Sweet Challenges this week, and the theme is STEAMPUNK.  The DSC Design Team has created some wonderful sample pieces to inspire you, and Lunagirl has a whole page of Steampunk digital collage sheets to download today to get you started! Check it out for some steampunk fun. Every entry qualifies you for Top 3 and prize giveaways.

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At LunagirlMoonbeams.com: Moon Goddess Creative Challenge

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A new challenge theme today at my creative challenge blog, LunagirlMoonbeams.com! Join in my Moon Goddess challenge and you could win $10 credit to use at Lunagirl.com. All crafts and mediums are welcome and the winner is chosen by random drawing... and it's fun!

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Put a BIRD on It at my challenge blog

Posted by Karen Goode on

Do you create cards, altered art, mixed media, scrapbook layouts, jewelry, assemblage...? Visit my challenge blog LunagirlMoonbeams.com and join in my latest creative challenge!   The theme this time is Put A Bird On It.  Link up your work and you could win the random drawing for a $10 shopping credit at Lunagirl.com!      

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