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This blog was created to allow casual conversations about the artwork that you have created and the artists who have influenced you. This will be an excellent place for you to display your art images and share your reactions. We can also share information about upcoming art events.

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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Scientists crack secrets of Mona Lisa

French researchers studied seven of the Louvre Museum's Leonardo da Vinci paintings, including the "Mona Lisa," to analyze the master's use of successive ultrathin layers of paint and glaze - a technique that gave his works their dreamy quality.Specialists from the Center for Research and Restoration of the Museums of France found that da Vinci painted up to 30 layers of...  (click for entire article)

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