Image via bbc.co.uk
It’s true that you can learn something new every day. I don’t pretend to be an art buff – I’ve only really heard of big names like Picasso, Van Gogh, Monet, to name a few – but I have always been drawn to Salvador Dali’s work. It’s unusual. I think that’s why. It’s unorthodox, bold and yet you can still see what is going on. It’s unpretentious.
I recently signed up for a newsletter called Brain Pickings and one of the articles was about Dali’s illustrations for Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. I didn’t know that he had provided illustrations. Mind blown. One of my favourite artists has illustrated (in 1969) one of my favourite books.
Here’s a link to the article —> *click*
Guess what I’m off to buy…….