The purest form of art is simply decorative. It has no particular meaning or purpose except to add beauty to a project. Decorative art can be found on anything made before the communist age. Buildings of the past included decorative trims, scroll work, gargoyles, tromp l’oeil made to appear as stonework and so forth. Floral rococo designs were carved into furniture, silver plate, watches and other presentations, and firearms. These rococo designs were closely related to the woodcut designs printed in books which you can observe in many PDF scans of old books. While already on the decline by the 1900s which saw the rise of the pulp fiction novel the advent of computerized printing caused these designs to fall by the way side almost entirely because they were difficult to electronically set, but with modern techniques and a competent artist they can be set into electronic files to add beauty to any project just as any well designed piece of clipart would, but without the amateur effect. If you are interested in this sort of art take a look at PDFS of old books available on the internet and see if you can find decorative art in them. Or check out the tract I designed with some of the art I’ve created below. The decorative woodcut is a variation of one from an old book that I modified and inked with a marker and scanned in and the hands are a sketch I did based on the classic image by Albrecht Durer. By adding these into a printable Bible tract the beauty of the literature is greatly enhanced which hopefully will mean that more people will read it. While these images represent a good deal of original work and so are my property if you would like me to design decoration for your piece of literature please ask me to do so.
Bible Verse of the Day
Romans 1:11-16 For I long to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual gift, to the end ye may be established; That is, that I may be comforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me. Now I would not have you ignorant, brethren, that oftentimes I purposed to come unto you, (but was let hitherto,) that I might have some fruit among you also, even as among other Gentiles. I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise. So, as much as in me is, I am ready to preach the gospel to you that are at Rome also. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.
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Jeremiah Said This- All measurements are taken by simple division. - Read before you speak. - Art is composition