Tinsel, loud music, colorful outfits, plastic bodies, noise and a unique sense of celebration — it’s carnival in Brazil, one of the most important events in the life of every true Brazilian. It is no exaggeration to say that the majority of indigenous people in Brazil live from one carnival to another, considering this great act the meaning of his life. No exception and many tourists from Moscow and not only who buy last minute deals to Brazil at carnival time with the purpose to attend personally, multimillion-dollar show.
Rio de Janeiro — in February the Brazilian rhythm of the drums
On view in the capital of Brazil dream to visit millions of people from different parts of the world. Not surprisingly, every winter trips to Brazil surpass the popularity of tours and excursions to European countries like Italy or Germany. Incendiary Samba, seductive form of Brazilian dancers dancing to the beat of the thunder of drums — every year the capital is immersed for four days and four nights in an unforgettable national holiday!
The carnival in Rio — it’s a real-rehearsed show, and not a spontaneous performance. Tourists who come on a tour to Brazil for the first time, not immediately able to cope with the excitement, Continue reading
Brazilian carnival – it is a celebration that has some religious basis. First, the carnival is held before Lent, namely 40 days before Easter. A kind of the symbol of the renunciation of carnal pleasures, farewell to them.
Since the whole of Brazil has Portuguese roots, and the holiday itself went from carnival, which the Portuguese carried out at home. By the way, the date of the match.
Secondly, the carnival is associated with pagan traditions, art lovers can find in it and ancient roots, and the elements of dance from the middle ages, and, of course, masquerades, who is back in fashion in the Renaissance.
The first carnival was held in the seventeenth century, and in a few centuries he acquired the features of a European holiday. At the same time there were many of the characters, without which today’s carnival is simply impossible to imagine.
The carnival is held throughout Brazil. In each of the regions, their traditions, for example, the carnival in Rio de Janeiro at carnival are the only professional dancers Sambo, and in the North-East of the country still remained the tradition of the street carnival, when the dance is attended by all who wish.
Incidentally, the carnival Continue reading
Dear friends! Only a few days separate us from the beginning of autumn. Very soon will begin the period of bright autumn colors. Will open their doors to schools, kindergartens, institutes and courses. Here and our online courses Masters of the Country again invite everyone to learn creativity and skills. We invite you to watch one piece and to admire the works of the participants. I hope these ideas will come in handy for school design, class and create a festive mood!
The enchanting beauty of autumn leaves fills all the inspiration of the romantics and artists!
Let’s look at the module Shamrock. It will be a major player. In previous lessons we learned a lot about the possibilities of paper and origami techniques. But let’s move on. Let’s try to combine the technique of origami with various artistic methods and techniques. We are the artist Elena Kubysheva want to show you how to give new meaning to the leaves, folded from Shamrock. For folding the leaves we take only plain, colored and white paper.
If glued together in several colored shamrocks, you then felt-tip pen to draw in the leaf veins.
Can be tinted sheet gouache. Very convenient to use cotton swabs. They will Continue reading