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Addie Hirschten
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A Sneak Peek Inside My Art Studio...
Inside Hirschten's Art Studio With help from fabulous photographer Emily Schwank of Rainscliff Photography here is a sneak peek inside my art studio. I consider the painting studio to be a sanctuary, a place to take refuge.  I recommend that if you want to ...
With help from fabulous photographer Emily Schwank of Rainscliff Photography here is a sneak peek inside my art studio. I consider the painting studio to be a sanctuary, a place to take refuge. I recommend that if you want to grow as an artist you must make space in your home to create.
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The Winding Stream
The Winding Stream Copyright 2014 Hirschten Acrylic on Canvas Board 11" x 14" "When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, and the dimpling streams runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise ...
Hirschten is a contemporary impressionist painter and teacher with the Indianapolis Art Center. Website: www.azhirfineart.com. Artist's Blog: www.artistaddie.com. Email: ahirschten@gmail.com. View my complete profile. Stay in touch! Join the artist's newsletter to hear about upcoming shows and ...
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Abstract Sunset
Abstract Sunset Copyright 2015 Hirschten Oil on Canvas "Abstraction is real, probably more real than nature." -Josef Albers
Hirschten is a contemporary impressionist painter and teacher with the Indianapolis Art Center. Website: www.azhirfineart.com. Artist's Blog: www.artistaddie.com. Email: ahirschten@gmail.com. View my complete profile. Stay in touch! Join the artist's newsletter to hear about upcoming shows and ...
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The History of Flower Painting 101
"Red D'Anjou Pears and Flowers" Oil on Canvas 11" x 14" Buy Now on Etsy " Each blossom that blooms in their garden bowers on its leaves a mystic language bears ." -Percival   David Kandel, German Herbal, Illustration of a Lime Tree, 1546   As I prepare for ...
Starting in the Dutch Golden Age reaching into the Victorian era the people of Europe were crazed with floral symbolism. Lovers would gift each others flowers (and paintings of flowers) using this secretive symbolic language. Oh la la! Flowers were not just decorative ornaments in these ...
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The Crepe Myrtle Tree
The Crepe Myrtle Tree Copyright 2015 Hirschten Oil on Canvas 16" x 20" To me crepe myrtle trees are summer.  They are the south.  There is nothing quite like taking a walk on a 100 degree hot afternoon and rounding the bend to come upon a tree like this one...
To me crepe myrtle trees are summer. They are the south. There is nothing quite like taking a walk on a 100 degree hot afternoon and rounding the bend to come upon a tree like this one. It is on days like today when the Indiana landscape around me is covered in snow that I have to admit.
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Indiana Storyteller's Workshop and Retreat 2015!
Join us for the next 'Indiana Storyteller's Retreat'! Nothing is better than having a day of sharing stories and ideas together with an awesome group of librarians and teachers.  This year's retreat will be located in Indianapolis!  Register today... spots ...
Nothing is better than having a day of sharing stories and ideas together with an awesome group of librarians and teachers. This year's retreat will be located in Indianapolis! Register today... spots are filling up fast.
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Before and After
Mantel (And wet painting drying rack!) in Hirschten's Living Room After Renovation Mantel Before For me there isn't anything quite as satisfying as repainting a room.  It doesn't have the creative problem solving of making an oil painting, but the aching ba...
For me there isn't anything quite as satisfying as repainting a room. It doesn't have the creative problem solving of making an oil painting, but the aching back gives one a feeling of accomplishment. Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the ...
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Sunflowers in Berlin
Sunflowers in Berlin Copyright 2015 Hirschten Oil on Canvas 12" x 24" "Art is not an adventure undertaken by the few for the gratification of their natural instincts, but a part of the complete expression of a people.  It has no place for weaklings.  Only t...
"Art is not an adventure undertaken by the few for the gratification of their natural instincts, but a part of the complete expression of a people. It has no place for weaklings. Only the strong persist, for they must feel and speak for all." -William Forsyth. Hmmmm..
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Flowers in a Wine Glass
Flowers in a Wine Glass Copyright 2015 Hirschten Oil on Canvas " The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure. " -D.H. Lawrence
Hirschten is a contemporary impressionist painter and teacher with the Indianapolis Art Center. Website: www.azhirfineart.com. Artist's Blog: www.artistaddie.com. Email: ahirschten@gmail.com · View my complete profile. Stay in touch! Join the artist's newsletter to hear about upcoming shows and ...
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New!!! Alchemy of Art Podcast
Inspired by the completion of my book "The Alchemy of Art: Stories for the Classroom"  I have started a podcast to share the collection of folktales and true stories! Each
episode includes stories, questions from listeners, book
recommendations and inspir...
Inspired by the completion of my book "The Alchemy of Art: Stories for the Classroom" I have started a podcast to share the collection of folktales and true stories! Each episode includes stories, questions from listeners, book recommendations and inspiration to keep you going.
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Carnations
Carnations Copyright 2015 Hirschten Oil on Canvas 16" x 20" "To create a little flower is the labor of ages." -William Blake
Hirschten is a contemporary impressionist painter and teacher with the Indianapolis Art Center. Website: www.azhirfineart.com. Artist's Blog: www.artistaddie.com. Email: ahirschten@gmail.com · View my complete profile. Stay in touch! Join the artist's newsletter to hear about upcoming shows and ...
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February Florals Day 14: Valentine's Day Pinks
Pinks Copyright 2014 Hirschten Oil on Canvas 9" x 12" Bid on this Original Painting Starting at only $100! "Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead." -Oscar Wilde **Happy Valentine's Day Everyone**
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead." -Oscar Wilde ***Happy Valentine's Day Everyone***. Posted by Addie Hirschten at 6:00 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Thanks for sharing your comments. Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments ...
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Hirschten is a contemporary impressionist painter and teacher with the Indianapolis Art Center.

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