Liberate Your Art 2017 Postcard Swap

Liberate Your Art 2017 Postcard Swap

This is my first year participating in the annual Liberate Your Art postcard swap, and I am hooked. I connected with some badass artists, got nifty art to display in my studio, and made some cool postcards of my own. I’m definitely going to do this again next year....

The Scary Big City

I have a mostly rural background. I grew up on a farm at the end of nowhere (that’s half again as remote as the middle of nowhere), I graduated from a small town high school, and I’ve never lived anywhere particularly pedestrian-friendly. My big-city-living experience...

I’M FUCKING TERRIFIED

I’ve done something crazy. Something I never thought I’d do. Something that scares the shit out of me. Something that might blow up in my face. I leased my own artist studio in Corvallis. So why the hell am I doing this? Even though driving long distances...
ArtSnacks: October 2016

ArtSnacks: October 2016

Hold on to your panties, boys and girls, it’s ArtSnacks time again! October’s box was a home run. Special Release Muted Collection: Liquitex Professional Ink $8.95 retail This month is #Inktober. So, naturally, October’s box includes a bottle of...
Fave Craft Books: Oct. 2016

Fave Craft Books: Oct. 2016

I don’t know about you, but I have a buttload of craft books lying around. It’s a problem. Let me justify my collection by telling you about a random handful of my favorites. Stitch Alchemy Combining Fabric & Paper for Mixed-Media Art Kelli Perkins...