Arty Facts!Creative Kidstuff
To go along with our Art Extravaganza Sale, here are a few art related tidbits to pass along.
Did You Know…?
-Leonardo da Vinci spent 12 years painting the Mona Lisa’s lips?
-Pablo Picasso Loved animals? Throughout his adult life he owned a pet monkey, an owl, a goat, a turtle, and several cats and dogs.
-The first pencil was invented in England in 1565.
-Some credit Leonardo da Vinci with inventing high heels. Royalty would wear them to appear taller – hence the term “well-heeled”.
-Jackson Pollock’s painting “Number 5, 1948” is valued at $140 million. Here it is:
There are some tremendous savings to be had during the Art Extravaganza, now through July 31, 2014. Follow the link!