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John William Waterhouse I have this hanging in my Lounge room. The original is in Adelaide's main Gallery and it lifesize. It simply beautiful. These are my favourite colours as well.

The Delphic Oracle is one of the earliest stories in classical antiquity of prophetic abilities. The Pythia, the priestess presiding over the Oracle of Apollo at Delphi, was believed to be able to deliver prophecies inspired by Apollo during rituals beginning in the 8th century BC.

Ruth Shively is a brillant portrait painter I love her use of high contrast, how she captures emotion, and the tone of her paintings.

John Everett Millais: Ophelia (detail) Millais. Oil painting. 1852. So beautiful! I've seen something like this in a movie once too. Enchanting.