This page will feature blog articles, rants and information you may find inspiring or useful, to motivate you and maybe in some cases dull your senses entirely (though I hope not to bore you).  Grab a coffee and dig in!  BlogVilla will keep you abreast of the Craftlantis community, the art world and it’s many genres or facets, and underneath it all, speak to the general purpose of this site: to advocate art and resurrect the arts movement…

20 Arts & Crafts Related Sites to Check Out

Whether you are looking for art inspiration or DIY craft projects, or places to display or […]

Quotes by Artist Jean Michel Basquiat

“I was a really lousy artist as a kid. Too abstract expressionist or I’d draw […]

Quotes by Poet Walt Whitman

“Be curious, not judgmental.” “Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.” “Do anything, but let it […]

Quotes by Artist Leonardo da Vinci

  “Art is never finished, only bandoned.” “Where the spirit does not work with the […]

Quotes by Artist Romare Bearden

  “Artists have this desire for a vision of the world… There’s some painting someplace […]

Art Statistics: Why Art Is Important

  Art Improves Health & Well Being “Ercole Vellone, from the University Tor Vergata (Italy), […]

50 Ways to Cure Creative Block

Creative block, it seems inevitable at some point.  Whether you are an artist, crafter, writer, […]

I’d like to introduce you…

She is a keen seductress, conniving in fact.  She thwarts your mind, has you questioning […]

Quotes by Artist Frida Kahlo

“I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.” “The only thing I […]

Quotes by Artist Pablo Picasso

  “Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.” “Colors, like features, follow […]