Season of the Witch

  Prehistoric and Classical Art 
I feel I need to begin my discussion by mentioning that women were once worshiped for their magical abilities. This Minoan Snake Goddess was praised for her closeness to nature through snakes, since snakes slithered on the earth. Snakes also shed their skin, so they are…

Julia Margaret Cameron

The fantastic thing–though also possibly overwhelming–about being an artist today is the accessibility we have to so much inspiration. The internet, along with dedication of those who work to preserve our culture’s consciousness in museums, archives, and beyond, has given us a chance to engage with the artists that…

From the Studio: St. Veronica

Recently, I experimented with cyanotypes: a process which includes developing images onto UV-sensitive chemical-treated paper. I was working with the indexical here, and I saw it fit to make my first subject the patron saint of photography. In experimenting with new photographic techniques, I feel like I am always…

Jonathan Reinhart

I’ve known Jonathan Reinhart for a while now. He went to my high school and I met him through the theater company my friend performed in. It was almost shocking how good he was on stage, and at some point I worked up the courage to ask him to…

Welcome

This is the first post of the new Scarlett and Giselle! This blog used to exist on Blogger as a personal fashion blog. And before that, I had another blog by the name of Oh, Bother that I started at age 15. Fashion blogging has been an inspiration to…

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