The thing about having a side hustle is that if you’re calling it a “side hustle” that means you probably have a “main hustle” as well. When I’m not engaging in all of my artistic endeavors, I’m also a full-time graphic designer. It takes a lot to keep all of those balls in the air while … Continue reading HUSTLE.REST.REPEAT
Some things are meant to be experienced with your own eyes. That should probably go without saying, but in a world where everything is at the tip of our Googling fingers, it's easier said than done. The Google Arts & Culture app even allows you to do virtual tours of many notable museums so hey, … Continue reading Why You Should Always See Art In Person
Hey Everyone! This month's Artsnacks box had some familiar favorites in addition to fun new products. My subject matter for my test illustration also inspired an obsession that I'm currently exploring with peony flowers. Let's have a look at this month's box! Items in the Box: L'Aquarelle Canson Heritage Watercolor Paper (BONUS ITEM) Dixon Ticonderoga … Continue reading ARTSNACKS AUGUST BOX REVIEW
Hey Everyone! I have some exciting news to share with you. After a great deal of research, surveys and hard work, I have finally opened my Etsy shop! The marketplace there is full of so many fantastic artisans, makers, and artists and I hope to be able to reach my current and a new audience … Continue reading Etsy, Here I Come!
I'm six months into Artsnacks boxes and so far the honeymoon phase is still going strong. Let's be real though, how is getting new art supplies in the mail every month ever going to get old? This month's box had an interesting combination of new and familiar. One product, however, left me feeling a little … Continue reading ARTSNACKS JULY BOX REVIEW
In part 1 of my Greener Artist series, we looked at ways to make environmentally conscious decisions if you are a painter. In this post, we’re going to look at ways that artists using drawing mediums can contribute as well! Using Pencil Extenders This may seem like an odd thing to be environmental but it … Continue reading Being a Greener Artist – Part 2