It's time to meet another artist!!Today I am taking it back to Houston TX and want to share with you guys Sam Leger's work.As we were both at the Dope art show audition (shameless plug yall come out and check it out on Sunday! will both be there!!!), we got to talking and me being … Continue reading ARTIST OF THE MONTH
It's finally artist of the month time!!!!! And I am so excited for today's interview because Ronald Draper is a guy whose work I truly admire. Now y'all know my social media artists "stalking" game is strong...if I find an artists that I like, respect and that I can learn a thing or two from … Continue reading ARTIST OF THE MONTH: RONALD DRAPER
It's time get to know another artist a little better. This month I reached out to Dominic Clay. He is a great artist, the Curatorial Assistant & Senior Docent at the Houston Museum of African American Culture and he is also one of the kindest people I've had the pleasure to meet. On top of … Continue reading ARTIST OF THE MONTH
A few years ago, I want to say about six or so, when I first started to get familiar with Houston's art scene, a friend of mine told me to look up a guy she went to high school with: Julian Kyle. Boy am I glad I did!!!It was art love at first sight! *DISCLAIMER* … Continue reading ARTIST OF THE MONTH: JULIAN KYLE
Hey guys!As a self thought artists at times I can't help but wonder what would my art look like if I had a formal art education. Sometimes I feel like maybe if I had a specific and cohesive style and technique something would magically happen and all my pieces would be sold by now....(hey its … Continue reading FORMAL OR NOT?
Hey hey!!This week I'm back on time!woop woop!!So...today I wanted to lay out five points that I think artists, myself included of course, should do better at.PSA: This is purely my opinion and there isn't an empirical study behind this BUT seemed legit to me ;)So here we go:1. SHARING YOUR ARTWORK:I, like I guess … Continue reading ARTIST ETIQUETTE 101 (In my opinion)
Hey guys!I know I am a whole two weeks late, but I promise the wait was worth it!!Piero VinciToday I want to introduce you all to Piero Vinci, (click on his name!!) an artist I truly look up to. I was lucky to be able to pick his brains while in Italy and learn a few things … Continue reading ARTIST OF THE MONTH: PIERO VINCI
Hey there!!! I hope everyone that was affected by the bad weather is doing ok and things are getting better.Its Thursday and I made it on time!!:)So let's be honest, how many of you have asked an artist : "So....what inspired you to create this?" or " Your work is great, where does it come … Continue reading It ain’t that deep y’all!!!
hey guys! This week I am a day late with the post....but who is really keeping track?;) Okay soooo about today's topic, I need to start with a DISCLAIMER: I am, always been and probably always will be somewhat emotionally challenged. "My heart can be hard as stone and yet soft as water" Bob Marley … Continue reading Is Death the reason?
As a black African woman ( yes there are non black Africans, see Moroccans, Egyptians, Mauritians and so on) and as an artist, or a human, I don't like being boxed in a category and yet here I am trying to figure out the constant labeling.Why is my art, along with the art of African … Continue reading What’s Black Art??