Welcome to the World of Glimpse

Where art, literature and theater meet.


South African-born artist Ellen Palestrant’s ethereal, multi-dimensional paintings invite viewers into her dream-like worlds.

Explore Your Creativity

A Hunch… or a Glimpse… can lead to unexpected possibilities!


For a literary, humorous and visual treat, enter The World of Glimpse, a make-believe and theatrical world of contagious rhythms, luminous color and vibrant landscapes.

The World of Glimpse

“An insight into the spirit and beautiful mind of author-artist Ellen Palestrant and her stunningly original collector coffee table art book The World of Glimpse … the full frontal sensory barrage is unlike anything I’ve encountered outside of Walt Disney’s Fantasia – yet this is a book!”

Oliver X, Reno Tahoe Tonight Magazine

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An intense copper calm, like a universal lotus, was more and more unfolding its noiseless measureless leaves upon the sea.Herman MelvilleHow amazing it is to behold a copper sunset over the ocean! How interesting it is that such a sunset is a frequent occurrence near...

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Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint.Don MarquisSilver, gold, aluminum, copper, brass, bronze and chrome are just a few of the many metals that have been used in art.They have many qualities among which is that...

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Within your imagination, gardens bloom:

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About the World of Glimpse:

The Beginning – A GLIMPSE:

About creativity:

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