Elaine Luther

Elaine Luther

Artist, Writer

Welcome, I’m Elaine.

I make art, write about art and teach people how to teach art. I also give speeches, such as Studio Rules!  Find out more about me.

Check out our newest greeting cards & stickers in our online shop, Totally Legit Card Co.!

Totally Legit Card Co. Product Selection, rows of cards and stickers by Elaine Luther, Betsy Zacsek and Maria Romero Luther

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Year in Review: Elaine Luther’s Studio

I do things besides the micro gallery, I swear! Twice this year, I was an award-giving artist, giving out an Award for the Perfect Tweet, and one for an Exhausted Empath. The empath in question asked if the award could live with them, and of course I said yes, so then...

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A Look Back at 2021 for the Micro Gallery!

Whew, what an amazing year it’s been for the Angelica Kauffman Galleries! We started with a single 12” x 12” box gallery and ended the year with a huge show of multiple galleries at the Orland Park Public Library: 5 box galleries, 1 wine crate turned loft, 1 cigar...

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Review: The Piney Woods Atlas

Piney Woods Atlas: Volume III by Alicia Toldi and Carolina Porras What fun to order a book, a physical book, that was then printed just for me and I had to wait a couple of weeks for it to arrive, I'm not used to that level of waiting or anticipation anymore. I...

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Medal for an Exhausted Empath

Do you have a friend with a sympathetic face? Or maybe you're that person - people instantly feel they can trust you, and they talk your ear off. You wish they'd stop because frankly, it's exhausting. I have a friend like that, and I made this "Medal that You Wouldn't...

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Micro Gallery Joins Terrain Biennial!

Whew! We're installed! If you're in Chicagoland, you can visit this outdoor micro gallery in person! It's installed at 527 S. Humphrey Ave., in Oak Park, IL as part of the Terrain Biennial! Terrain runs October 2 through November 15, though the piece is already up and...

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An Award for the Perfect Tweet!

The Back Story on The Perfect Tweet Here is the tweet, which someone else declared perfect: I whipped up an award for The Perfect Tweet, because medals and awards are a thing that I do. Variations on a Theme I also tried the award out with a skeleton, purchased just...

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