Posts in In the Studio
My Current Work and Nostalgia
Behind the Scenes
To Work, or Not to Work?
Scheduling: How to Fit It All In

Disclaimer: This post is not about stopping and smelling the roses and taking advantage of experiencing the little things out of every day. You should want to take advantage of the little things every day! But, for most people, every day is not about that. It is about productivity, chores, and goals. 

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Reorganize to get Reinspired

Spring has sprung! And that means it is time to do some Spring Cleaning!!! Yay!! I bet that is the one thing you look forward to all year round! Well, maybe not, but it can be super beneficial to tidy up, especially in the studio. Y'all know I love to organize, so for me, this is a little easier than it is for others, but I’m going to show you how I get the ball rolling to reorganize my space. The best part is that this can lead to some serious inspiration if you actually take the time to do it. We tend to get bogged down in the same routine with the same things surrounding us, so mixing it up can really get the creative juices flowing...

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Talking about and Viewing Art: for Dummies

Every time I say I am an artist, people say "that’s cool," but really don’t know what to do with that information. I think there is a common misconception that art/artists are pretentious and that you have to know the secrets of the art world in order to talk about it. That is because art is so subjective. The more confident, louder, and more pretentious people are going to have their voice heard more, and that opinion becomes what the piece is about. Yes, some people can be like that, and I wouldn’t suggest getting a doctorate in art history if you don’t know how to talk about art within the industry’s larger context and history, but in general, art is really all about the feeling. In art school, they do have concrete parameters that they judge art on, because you do need a grade, but you don’t need to know any of this in order to talk about and enjoy art...

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Documenting Your Work

If you are reading this post, check out my previous post about organizing your work. It is a good place to start before tackling this section, so you have a template that works for you, where you can write down all of the necessary information to keep track of your pieces, and that includes the photographs of them...

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Taking on the Task: Branding

I know everyone is writing blog posts about New Years Resolutions, but I decided to write about the feel of New Years. It is all about a new start, a new year, and being your best self ever this time around! So, here is your inspiration to rebrand yourself at the beginning of this year, and how to go about doing it...

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