Category Archives: Art, Music, Crafts, etc.

5 Interesting Links for 09-18-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Fun (Baking) For the cat lovers out there, here’s a collection of easy, cat-themed delights to brighten up your day. My favorite birthday cake was when my mom made a … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Music, Crafts, etc., Health, Interesting Links, Interesting People, Science, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5 Interesting Links for 09-11-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Hummingbirds (Animals) Hummingbirds are fascinating, and this quick video explains a little of why. Despite the title, the video covers a lot more than flying in the rain. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/science/why-hummingbirds-dont-like-flying-in-rainy-c/ Cardboard … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Art, Music, Crafts, etc., Culture, Economics, Health, Interesting Links, Language, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Things That Make Me Smile No. 226: Art and Music

The Atelier des Lumières museum in Paris, France, offers a fascinating and immersive experience in art while still staying true to the artist’s vision. This video, made during their Van Gogh exhibit, gives some sense of their program, but is … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Music, Crafts, etc., Smiles | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

5 Interesting Links for 09-04-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Nature (Art) This giant troll sculpture is impressive, as is knowing what it’s made of. I also enjoyed the glimpse into the philosophy and approach behind the construction. (Via Pinterest) … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Art, Music, Crafts, etc., Economics, Environment, Interesting Links, Reading, Research, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Things That Make Me Smile No. 225: Animation

This 1976 animated “march of the dinosaurs” reminds me of seeing Disney’s Fantasia when I was young, an amusing connection as it turns out. I did some research only to discover this piece is part of a parody of that … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Music, Crafts, etc., Culture, Smiles | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment