Renaissance

Twig – The Faerie’s Secret

Twig
The Faerie’s Secret
16”X20” Mixed medium
Steven Carlson Twig
Twig Oaklyn Flewinia Thistlebottom…
Whew! That’s quite a name.  Fortunately her friends know her simply as Twig, the fun, whimsical, magical faerie that graces the renaissance festivals.  The young at heart, who are fortunate enough to meet her, often find themselves sprinkled with faerie dust and presented with a magical gem!   But be aware, if you ask what the secret is in her hands, she will only answer with her flute.  I hope you are fluent in double piped aulos.


Leonardo da Vinci, a magician?

Leonardo da Vinci 1452-1519

Leonardo da Vinci 1452-1519

Leonardo da Vinci
Without question Leonardo is the undisputed heavyweight genius of all time and the quintessential Renaissance man.

He was a master painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, astronomer, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, city planner, botanist, and writer and I could list more.  And now it seems that the title, ‘amateur magician’ should also be added to Leonardo’s résumé!

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