I have just about finished the ink drawing of
this home. It has taken me awhile. I will
try to get it painted tomorrow night.
I have been drawing tonight while watching
"Ben Hur"...I have seen it at least 20 times.
And I still tear-up at the end each time.
I used the movie in my classroom when I
was teaching art history. I used it as an
example of Roman art and architecture,
and Roman society. They always loved it.
I've even seen big, tough football players
get a little teary at the end as well.
I was saddened at the news of Charleton
Heston's death...I am a big fan. He will be
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