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I'm Katherine and this is an artsy spot you've found.
Art, tattoos, love, music, Mumford, The Beatles, Disney and Game of Thrones tend to end up here. Type in the below to see the photos and poems which are mine:
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So pwease; enjoy, reblog, and relate.

 

vinebox:

Watching Pokémon on Saturday mornings as a kid

Played 11,411 times

theidleking:

Smokey Robinson and The Miracles- You Really Got a Hold on Me

Seems that I’m always thinking of you

Frida Kahlo de Rivera (July 6, 1907 – July 13, 1954; Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón) was a Mexican painter, born in Coyoacán.

Perhaps best known for her self-portraits, Kahlo’s work is remembered for its “pain and passion”, and its intense, vibrant colors. Her work has been celebrated in Mexico as emblematic of national and indigenous tradition, and by feminists for its uncompromising depiction of the female experience and form.

Her work has also been described as surrealist, and in 1938 André Breton, principal initiator of the surrealist movement, described Kahlo’s art as a “ribbon around a bomb”.

During her lifetime, Frida created some 200 paintings, drawings and sketches related to her experiences in life, physical and emotional pain and her turbulent relationship with Diego. She produced 143 paintings, 55 of which are self-portraits. When asked why she painted so many self-portraits, Frida replied: “Because I am so often alone….because I am the subject I know best.” 

She also stated, “I was born a bitch. I was born a painter.” (x)

(Source: vintagegal)