Thoughts from the Studio

Carenly Curated: Danielle Krysa

Carenly Curated: Danielle Krysa

Welcome to Carenly Curated! A mini series within my Thoughts from the Studio blog that will highlight other amazing artists! As a firm believer in community over competition & artists supporting artists, what better way that to demonstrate that then by spotlighting fellow artists whose work I love! “yeah, she didn’t need to ask her dog – dorothy was absolutely sure she wasn’t in kansas anymore.” by Danielle Krysa; used with permission   For this artist spotlight, I would like to introduce you to the work of Danielle Krysa. Danielle is a collage artist from Canada. She combines blobs of...

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Studio Updates

Studio Updates

Summer has arrived & boy has it come in with a bang (Queue dramatic fireworks scene)! I am off to a busy start to the season here in the studio. June 2nd came and went in the blink of an eye and I only just realized that I completely missed my June edition of Seconds in the Studio over on Facebook Live. So, we'll see how things are going come July. I may take a summer hiatus on those. In other news, I just had a fun Pop Up Studio in my hometown and one of the amazing retailers I...

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Carenly Curated: Taylor Cox

Carenly Curated: Taylor Cox

Welcome to Carenly Curated! A mini series within my Thoughts from the Studio blog that will highlight other amazing artists! As a firm believer in community over competition & artists supporting artists, what better way that to demonstrate that then by spotlighting fellow artists whose work I love! Day 19 (Malachite Green) by Taylor Cox, used with permission.  For this artist spotlight, I would like to introduce you to the work of Taylor Cox. Hailing from Atlanta, GA Taylor is a self-described abstract and miniaturist painter. And speaking miniature artwork, I was smitten when I first came across Taylor's 100...

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I Get By with a Little Help from My Friends

I Get By with a Little Help from My Friends

When I went to art school, I didn't know that one day I may also need a degree in computer science. As an artist today, it's not what you might imagine, of an artist working away in the studio all day long. There is a lot of time spend on the computer for things like  bookkeeping, applying to exhibits, social media presence, marketing, and keeping the online shop in tip-top shape. I had been debating with myself for a long time about changing over my website platform. The one that I had been working with was good to me, and...

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Carenly Curated: Christina Sorace MacKinnon

Carenly Curated: Christina Sorace MacKinnon

Welcome to Carenly Curated! A mini series within my Thoughts from the Studio blog that will highlight other amazing artists! As a firm believer in community over competition & artists supporting artists, what better way that to demonstrate that then by spotlighting fellow artists whose work I love!

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