Katerina Stamatelos Blog


Katerina Stamatelos Blog

Katerina Stamatelos Blog: New Music composer, pianist, painter, fashion designer, and poetess. Pages are constantly redesigned and new ones are added! I have a serious problem in...keeping up with myself!  My interest are too many and take all day's time and beyond. THIS page however is a good starting point! Subscribe to my blog and follow all the exciting news and informational pages!

The information of my blog will be divided into several sub sections: New Music, Composition (in general), Piano Performance, Historical Musicology, PaintingPoetryFashion DesignIndustrial Design (this covers all products other than strictly Fashion) and pages of general interest (like Insurance, my new sub niche!).   Lastly, all pages that have been added (or reconstructed) lately appear regularly at the bottom of this blog!



Katerina Stamatelos Blog:  Painting


   While you can search for ALL of the titles of my original art by clicking on the left column (under "Art"), here you will find exclusive news.  After serious consideration, I have decided to offer affordable, yet quality alternatives to buying my originals.  Today, I am presenting to you some Art Prints that come pretty close to the beauty of my original art, yet they remain at very reasonable prices.  You can also order them as canvas prints! As these are considered open prints, you can play around with your preferences concerning sizes:  the site I am referring you to (Imagekind) offers a wide selection of sizes and options (art print or canvas print) which you can immediately see as applied on a living room wall!

   This first painting, under the title Deadly Beauty, carries all the characteristics of my mature mixed media paintings.  I personally consider this portrait as one of my strongest works: harsh  strokes against a water-color-like treatment of the face and surroundings.  Here I have used crayons mixed with gouache. This technique is one of the main characteristics of how well gouache can blend in!

   Gouache paint, unlike watercolor, covers  all layers below it. This makes the painting process easier, as it feels more direct. For example: when painting flowers with watercolors, a darker background must be carefully painted around the flower. However, with gouache, this is not the case: one can paint light colors on top of darker ones! This is one of the most outstanding gouache painting techniques that brings this paint closer to that of oil painting. And this capability makes this medium quite unique.

   Gouache paint is not absorbed into the paper, unlike watercolor. This means that some textural effects are possible. However, if too much paint is used, there is always the danger of the "cracking" of the surface.

The painting below, named "Three Little Girls," rank among my very best! This selection is for the true art lover who appreciates profound works vs "soothing art."



Katerina Stamatelos Blog:  Fashion Design

Just added new pages with my latest T-Shirt designs! Just click on the Sxisma Fashion button to see them!

To see the individual web pages, please click below:



You can see here some of these designs!



Katerina Stamatelos Blog:  Music Articles

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This is a selection of articles around music (not about my own music composition!). Some of them fall under the category of Historical Musicology.  At the moment, the subjects that these articles cover are the following: Best Music Recording Software,Brain and Music Research, Development of Modern Piano, Josquin des Prez Mass, and Pythagoras Biography. These articles are just the start of a more comprehensive

Music Niche!



Latest Articles in Historical Musicology:

Petrarch Sonnet XXXV Music Settings Johann Sebastian Bach: Geist und Seele wird verwirret, BWV 35


If you are interested in finding out more about my own music (composition and piano performance), you will have to click on the following buttons:Music Composition, Compositions List, Composition Reviews, Discography, and Piano Performance



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Jun 15, 2019

Biography of Katerina Stamatelos. PhD. Awards.

Biography of Katerina Stamatelos: PhD. Awards.

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Jun 13, 2019

Ethos Pathos Logos.

Ethos Pathos Logos: The Three Means of the Art of Persuasion.

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Jun 07, 2019

Sxisma Fashion Skater Dress-1

Sxisma Fashion Skater Dress-1

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Jun 07, 2019

Sxisma Fashion Eos Collection.

Sxisma Fashion Eos Collection. Casual Pull-Over Midi Dress Online.

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Jun 06, 2019

Fashion Design. Courses. Careers. History. Websites.

Fashion Design. Courses. Careers. History of Fashion Design. Websites.

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May 28, 2019

Deadly Beauty 03 Paintings

Deadly Beauty 03 Paintings. A Series of Ten Paintings Under the Same Title. The theme here is obviously that of the femme fatale : ultimate beauty used as a weapon of destruction.

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May 27, 2019

What Is Art Licensing. An Informational Guide.

What Is Art Licensing. An Informational Guide.

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May 27, 2019

We Who Would Be Great And Kind: For Mezzo Soprano And Ensemble.

We Who Would Be Great And Kind: A Composition For Mezzo Soprano And Ensemble.

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May 27, 2019

VARIATIONS AND INVOCATION UPON A 'Kyrie Eleison' AND AN 'Anathema'.

VARIATIONS AND INVOCATION UPON A 'Kyrie Eleison' AND AN 'Anathema', op.4: A Composition For Piano Solo (1994).

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May 27, 2019

Threnos: a lamentation for soprano, flute and tape.

Threnos: a lamentation for soprano, flute and tape by Katerina Stamatelos, based on Antigone's threnody by Sophocles

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May 27, 2019

The Power of Social Media Presentation: a Brief but Concise Analysis.

The Power of Social Media Presentation: a brief but concise analysis that focuses on today's business and marketing strategies.

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May 27, 2019

The Femmes Fatales Paintings

The Femmes Fatales Paintings. Art Works Around The Fatal Power of Feminine Beauty.

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May 27, 2019

THAWST IV: a Composition for Marimba and Violin.

THAWST IV: a Composition for Marimba and Violin by Katerina Stamatelos. Music for marimba and violin duo.

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May 27, 2019

THAWST III, op.25: composed for Charango and guitar quartet (2009)

THAWST III, op.25: composed for Charango and guitar quartet (2009)

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May 27, 2019

THAWST II: a Composition for Saxophone Quartet

THAWST II: a Composition for Saxophone Quartet by Katerina Stamatelos.

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May 27, 2019

THAWST I: a Composition for Flute, Guitar, and Violoncello

THAWST I: a Composition for Flute, Guitar, and Violoncello by Katerina Stamatelos.

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May 26, 2019

Katerina Stamatelos: New Music composer, pianist, poetess, painter.

Katerina Stamatelos: New Music composer, pianist, poetess, painter, fashion designer.

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May 26, 2019

SxismaFashion Women SlimFit Racerback TankTops

SxismaFashion Women SlimFit Racerback TankTops. Sxisma Fashion Designer Tops Slim Fit Tops. Ideal for an Exquisite First Layer or Stand Alone!

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May 26, 2019

SxismaFashion London Lovers I Collection

SxismaFashion London Lovers I Collection. Our Exclusive Designer Line. Hand Made in London.

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May 26, 2019

SxismaFashion Bella Flowy Racerback TankTops

SxismaFashion Bella Flowy Racerback TankTops. Your Custom Made T Shirt Designs.

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May 25, 2019

SXISMA

SXISMA is the Record Label and Publisher representing Katerina Stamatelos.

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May 25, 2019

Sxisma Shop. Inexpensive Coworkers Christmas Gifts.

Sxisma Shop. Inexpensive Coworkers Christmas Gifts. Best iPhone Case. Melamine Dinner Plates.

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May 25, 2019

Sxisma Shop Gifts. Under $5 Gifts for Her or Him.

Sxisma Shop Gifts. Shop gifts for Her or for Him Online. Gifts Under 5 Dollars!

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May 25, 2019

SXISMA-management.

SXISMA-management: Katerina Stamatelos, New Music Composer, Concert Pianist, Painter, Poetess, Fashion Designer is represented solely by SXISMA Management.

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