Monthly Archives: August 2017

Alan Lee’s Lord of the Rings Illustrations

Alan Lee has been one of my favorite artists since basically forever.  He so perfectly captures the spirit of the stories by J.R.R. Tolkien. Alan Lee was born on August 20, 1947 in Middlesex, England.  He has illustrated countless books, …

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The White Bridge by John Henry Twachtman

John Henry Twachtman was born on August 4, 1853 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  He was an Impressionist painter best known for his landscapes.  He was part of a group called The Ten, a club of artists who were not fond of …

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