Scribbles & Strokes

Terminology: Originals, Prints, Works on Paper

Terminology: Originals, Prints, Works on Paper

What does it all mean?!? I often get emails or comments from collectors, potential collectors, or collaborators who ask for one thing and confuse me when they describe it and mean another. I'll give you an example. I recently got an email from someone asking for a...

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The Divide

The Divide

IT IS FINALLY HERE! The collection I’ve been working on slowly for over two years. This collection is deeply personal to me. I call this series The Divide. You can see and shop the full collection at Latela Gallery. We will also be hosting an opening show on June...

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The Power of Alone

The Power of Alone

I recently watched this Ted Talk by Susan Cain on the power of introverts. If you have some time, I encourage you to give it a listen. I wanted to tease out and discuss with you one of her overarching points....

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We Met On Instagram Group Show

We Met On Instagram Group Show

The East Coast Art Collective is hosting a group show at Willow Street Gallery in Washington D.C. I’m honored to be in this group show with a bunch of other super talented artists! Perhaps you’ve seen me promoting this group show. I just wanted to tell you what East...

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Resources for Artists

Resources for Artists

This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through links in this post. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I get a lot of questions from other artists, both new and experienced like "What paint do you use?"...

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When the Creative Wellspring Runs Dry

When the Creative Wellspring Runs Dry

This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through links in this post. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Ok ok, maybe I’m being a little over dramatic. It’s not dry, I’ve had a lot of new ideas and dreams...

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How to Artist Part 3: Business Expenses

How to Artist Part 3: Business Expenses

This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through links in this post. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This is the final post in the how to artist series. This mini blog series was based on a question I...

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How to Artist Part 2: How to Spend Time

How to Artist Part 2: How to Spend Time

There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally use for my own business I can’t tell any artist what is best for them, their unique life situations or...

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