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11.2. 2018

What blossomed in books and children’s hearts

As February starts, it is my pleasure to share with you a new post. It is about an artist whose work has been admired by Czech children for many years. Jiří Trnka. French artist Jean Cocteau said about him: “Trnka – the name is the sum of childhood and poetry.” Jiří...

27.1. 2018

Lindauer – a painter who carefully captured all the details

One year ago I visited New Zealand. It was an amazing time: kind people, beautiful valleys, turquoise sea, tall waterfalls and foamy rivers, beautiful lakes, steam rising from the ground and bubbling springs of warm water, shadows of tree ferns and beautiful flowers in botanical gardens. Roses smelled really nice. I drew and...

31.12. 2017

There are always flowers for those who want to see them

These words were said by the famous painter Henri Matisse. Do you know him? Today (it´s the 31st December, the last day of 2017) it´s been 148 years since Henri Matisse was born in France in a small town called Le Cateau-Cambrésis. How did he become a painter? He studied law. After his...