Is It true that only psychopaths can draw a perfect circle?

Is It true that only psychopaths can draw a perfect circle?

There’s an urban legend that only a psychopath can draw a perfect circle in one go. This unusual belief traces its roots back to the 14th century, and continues today. So...

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Is It true that only psychopaths can draw a per...

There’s an urban legend that only a psychopath can draw a perfect circle in one go. This unusual belief traces its roots back to the 14th century, and continues today. So...

Unleashing Creativity Amongst Nature

Unleashing Creativity Amongst Nature

Plein Air painting, a term derived from the French phrase "en plein air," meaning "in the open air," is an art form that involves painting outdoors, often drawing inspiration from...

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Unleashing Creativity Amongst Nature

Plein Air painting, a term derived from the French phrase "en plein air," meaning "in the open air," is an art form that involves painting outdoors, often drawing inspiration from...

Leap Years Demystified: Science, Superstitions, and Surprising Facts

Leap Years Demystified: Science, Superstitions, and Surprising Facts

This month, our calendars gift us an extra day, the elusive 29th of February, courtesy of the leap year phenomenon. While many of us are familiar with the concept of...

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Leap Years Demystified: Science, Superstitions,...

This month, our calendars gift us an extra day, the elusive 29th of February, courtesy of the leap year phenomenon. While many of us are familiar with the concept of...

The strange legends behind Valentine's Day

The strange legends behind Valentine's Day

While Valentine's Day is associated with romantic love and heartfelt gestures, there are indeed some strange and intriguing legends surrounding the holiday. Here are a few: The origin of Cupid...

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The strange legends behind Valentine's Day

While Valentine's Day is associated with romantic love and heartfelt gestures, there are indeed some strange and intriguing legends surrounding the holiday. Here are a few: The origin of Cupid...

Sneaky optical illusions and tricks of the eye

Sneaky optical illusions and tricks of the eye

Hold onto your paintbrushes, folks! We're about to peel back the curtain on the fantastical realm of optical illusions in art, where flat canvases magically transform into 3D masterpieces. It's...

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Sneaky optical illusions and tricks of the eye

Hold onto your paintbrushes, folks! We're about to peel back the curtain on the fantastical realm of optical illusions in art, where flat canvases magically transform into 3D masterpieces. It's...

The story behind Black Friday

The story behind Black Friday

Happy Black Friday, creative souls! Today is more than just a shopping spree—it's a tale of chaos, cheer, and a splash of history. Before we delve into the story behind...

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The story behind Black Friday

Happy Black Friday, creative souls! Today is more than just a shopping spree—it's a tale of chaos, cheer, and a splash of history. Before we delve into the story behind...

The surprising link between Coca‑Cola and Santa Claus

The surprising link between Coca‑Cola and Santa Claus

The holiday season is synonymous with the image of Santa Claus - a jolly, red-suited figure with a white beard, rosy cheeks and a sack full of gifts. But this...

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The surprising link between Coca‑Cola and Santa...

The holiday season is synonymous with the image of Santa Claus - a jolly, red-suited figure with a white beard, rosy cheeks and a sack full of gifts. But this...

Feathers, Fun, and Scandals: The Countdown to Bird of the Century

Feathers, Fun, and Scandals: The Countdown to Bird of the Century

Have you cast your vote for your favourite feathered superstar in Aotearoa's iconic election? To celebrate 100 years of Forest & Bird, this year's competition is set to crown the ultimate feathered...

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Feathers, Fun, and Scandals: The Countdown to B...

Have you cast your vote for your favourite feathered superstar in Aotearoa's iconic election? To celebrate 100 years of Forest & Bird, this year's competition is set to crown the ultimate feathered...

The Remarkable Artistry of NZ Painting Legend, Fanny Osborne

The Remarkable Artistry of NZ Painting Legend, Fanny Osborne

In the early 1900s a New Zealand legend quietly cultivated a remarkable and scientifically accurate collection of botanical paintings that continue to captivate enthusiasts and scholars to this day. Fanny...

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The Remarkable Artistry of NZ Painting Legend, ...

In the early 1900s a New Zealand legend quietly cultivated a remarkable and scientifically accurate collection of botanical paintings that continue to captivate enthusiasts and scholars to this day. Fanny...