I often do not document the entire process of an artwork. Often much of the progress happens rather fast, and I don't want to stop to take photos. However, I recently was commissioned to create something very special. I wanted to document it to share the progress with the client, and felt it would be … Continue reading Start to Finish: A Special Commission
As the spring wraps up, I wanted to share some event photos from May. I participated in Arts on the Ridge in Ridgeway, South Carolina early in the month, and had the opportunity to participate in a pop-up market mid-month at JCrew in Columbia, South Carolina. Arts on the Ridge is an annual festival celebrating … Continue reading Photos from May Events
Sharing some of the event photos from March. All three were so much fun! Thank you to those who came out to support me, and local artists/makers overall. P.S. A great way to get original art for a more affordable price - university art auctions! They are fun, include up-coming artists and local artists, and … Continue reading Photos from March Events
I love album covers. I love a minimalist cover (White Album by The Beatles, Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures), I love a busier cover (In a Tidal Wave of Mystery by Capital Cities, Led Zeppelin's III), and all the wonderful weirdness in-between or beyond (Father John Misty or Grimes). In my mind, album covers are essential. They … Continue reading Inspiration: Album Art
I am interrupting my inspiration posts to share some March events. The first Friday of the month I had an opening at It's the Little Things in West Columbia. My art will be on display throughout the month. I recently learned they will be moving to Spartanburg, and I am so grateful to have had … Continue reading March Events – OMG ANTHRO!
In an effort to become more comfortable with talking about my work, I thought I would write a blog series on what inspires and informs it. Over the next few months, I will highlight some of my influences and inspirations. This month I will go back to where my love of art began. My beloved … Continue reading Inspiration: Children’s Books