Celebrate Women’s History in February I’m pleased to announce February’s guest artist will feature Women Behaving Badly, a series of prints created by watercolor artist Adri Norris. Her powerful series of watercolor and collage paintings tell the stories of women who have made changes in history through their bravery fighting for human rights around the world. Meet […]
Ok, it’s not really my first video interview, but it is the first one I’m posting here on my website. My friend Juliana Matias picked me for her film making debut. She and her instructor came to my studio and started filming its contents. It is so interesting seeing a familiar environment through someone else’s […]
We are doing round two of Women Behaving Badly: Nobel Laureates! Come join the discussion about women in history as I walk you through the lives of women who have contributed to the betterment of our society.
Please come on time so that we can get started early. I know a lot of people have evening plans on Saturday.
Today is October 31st and the final day of the Inktober challenge. Although I started a few days late (my first submission was on October 5th) I managed to maintain my streak. I see this as a great accomplishment and a reminder to myself what I am capable of. At the beginning, I intended to […]
In the 1980s, Toni Morrison had been going through the recorded history of slavery and came across something that disturbed her. Ina newspaper clipping about runaway slaves was the story of a woman who did the unthinkable. When it was clear that she would be captured, she killed her own child. She said that she […]
You know what I love most about this series? I love delving into the lives of the women I get to paint. Many of them, I had heard of, but didn’t really know what they were famous for. Take Toni Morrison, for example. Growing up, I knew that she was a famous African American Author. […]
When I was in school, I did not do well in history class. I mean, I did well enough to pass, but I didn’t get why we needed the course. It was all names and dates of people and places that seemed to have no relevance to my life. Now that I’m older, I see […]
I have recently come to a decision about my business. I wish to concentrate on my series Women Behaving Badly. I have spent the last year working on various projects for clients, and while it has been rewarding, I fear it has taken me away from my true passion. The Women Behaving Badly series has […]
African Americans have made some crucial contributions to art and culture. The Colorado Black Arts Festival is proof. Live African drum and bass, blues, gospel, jazz, hip-hop, reggae, soul and world beat music fills the air. Multiple mediums, from fiber to photography, are displayed by notable and up and coming African American artists. Might want […]
Hi everyone, I’ve been taking a break from blogging for a while. I am far more visual than I am wordy, so at times, I just focus on the images. There are some new ones I want to share with you, but first, I have something to tell you about. I recently applied for a small […]