Author: Tokarska Gallery

The Craft Behind Islay Whisky

 Islay, a Scottish paradise away from the hustle and bustle of its capital city. Islay is not only known for its scenic beaches, untouched coastlines and wonderful residents, it is known for the wonder Islay whisky which it creates and sends miles away from this haven. The Scots have created many things, from modern medicine, electronics, material science, economics, however, they are most well known for the purist whisky which is crafted in Islay.

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The Art to Lip Fillers Glasgow

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In today’s society, big lips are in and small lips are out.  With huge celebrities such as ‘Kylie Jenner’ rocking the big lips. However, if you are not blessed with big, full lips it can bring down your confidence. Putting makeup on your lips when they are small or flat it may highlight your imperfections. The best and most tested way of plumping your lips and lifting your confidence is with lip fillers Glasgow. It is a quick, non- surgical treatment that can give your lips life. As well as this it can enhance your confidence and looks at the same time.

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Easy Ways to Add Colour into Your Life

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No one wants to live a tied and colourless life. Brighten up your life by adding some simple colours around your home. This will be easy! It can be done simply, making your house into a home. bright, cold colours are the best colours to add to give your home a facelift. Simply adding these colours around your home can make a huge difference. Be creative! You do not always have to have the same colour around your house. Adding different shades and colours around you home will ultimately give your home a complete makeover.

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The Best Interior Secrets

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When it comes to decorating your home, you need to get rid of the old and say hello to the new. However, choosing what you like and want in your home can be difficult. Not sure if you want to give your home a whole new revamp or if you only want to paint a few walls. Whatever you fancy doing to spruce up your home, here are some of the best interior secrets that will help you fill your home with the best designs.

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7 Things Every Beginning Artist Should Know About Making Art

 

 

Starting out your journey as an artist is a cherished time which is looked back on fondly by many. Beginning your journey has its ups and downs which are all part of the experience and something that everyone goes through. Learning is a crucial aspect of becoming an expert in anything and the world of art is no different. Taking it all in is what the best do and we have listed a few helpful tips that every beginner artist should consider.

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Property Care & Transforming Historic Buildings

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Glasgow is a city built on culture. In recent years, the city has celebrated its foundations and has even started the “Historic Glasgow” campaign – which is a celebration of Glasgow’s rich local history and heritage. Do you have your sights set on a Glasgow building that requires property repair? Here is our 2017 historic buildings guide.

 

Historic Buildings

 

Did you know that Glasgow is one of the UK’s most important historic cities as it has a number of listed buildings that have been created by architects from across the world? Glasgow is a city which is extremely proud of its town centre as it is packed with exceptional buildings, many of which are listed and protected.

Across the city, you will find buildings that are a part of the city’s historical legacy. From museums and art galleries to libraries and archives, Glasgow is a hub of historic buildings, parks and gardens. The People Make Glasgow website describes the city as “vibrant and cosmopolitan place with a wealth of cultural heritage to explore. Continue reading »

A Guide to Adding Artwork to Your Home

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If your home is looking tired or old and is in need of a revamp, adding artwork to your home can bring it to life. Whether you have a feature wall or only a few paintings around your home, you will notice a difference. The vast diversity of artwork means that there will definitely be something for everyone. From hanging paintings to unique designs, there will be something that you love and that you could add to your home.

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The Importance of Graphic Design

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The world of art encapsulates many expressions and forms and surrounds us every day. From the works of film to the paintings that fill our art galleries. The theatres that perform on a nightly basis to the sketches of students in the classroom. Art is subjective and divides opinion around the globe. What one considers art another will scoff at and what one takes pleasure in another will pay no attention to. One of the more growing forms of art is one which takes place in an online platform. Graphic Design is the art of online visualisations, often used in advertising, magazines and books. Any fortune 500 company will have a team of graphic designers to present the image of their business, so defining the importance of the work cannot be denied. Have a look at a few ways as to why Graphic Design is an important expression of art and will continue to be for years to come.

 

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The Growth of Street Art

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Over the past decades, the rise and popularity of Street Art has caught the attention of many. The word masterpiece was once associated with canvas pieces but those norms have been transformed thanks to the growth of street art. This revolutionary form of art has transcended pop culture and brightened up many an urban scene. From spray-painting to sculpture, the rise of street art is unprecedented and admired by many. Often a topic of controversy with legality and ethics coming into question, street art is for those who share the passion and have a message to spread amongst the walls and alleyways of our cities. Their canvas is the outdoors and the iconic concepts that dot the globe are their work, for all to see. Have a look at a brief run through of the growth of street art and find out how it became one of the most visually appealing art forms to date.

 

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