Elaine Luther

Elaine Luther

Artist, Teacher

Welcome, Iā€™m Elaine.

I’m an artist and arts writer. I make assemblage sculpture about how much I hate housework and also Medals that You Wouldn’t Want to Earn. Find out more about me.

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Awesome Pocket Organizer! Fold Your Own!

Love traveling light? Love to check things off your list with an actual pen and not do everything on your phone? There's a website I just found that has fabulous printables to help you do just that. More in a sec. A while ago I was listening to a podcast and the guest...

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What I Did This Summer

The summer's just beginning, but here's a peak at the epic road trip I'm just back from. We visited 5 national parks and many, many states! It was so long and varied that it's difficult to sum up. It was a lovely trip with family, a terrific reset button on life and...

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I Give Up (sort of)

After trying to make it as a metalsmith or an artist for something over 20 years ā€“ I give up. Most people give up sooner, but I am very stubborn. My timing is odd, since I was just featured in Professional Artist Magazine and will have work in another magazine next...

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How to Get Art Made without a Hard Deadline

I'm all about this ā€“ getting the art made that no one has asked you to make ā€“ I have a daily and weekly creative/studio practice and recently gave a speech called Studio Rules! about how to set up boundaries, limits and habits to make you insanely productive. So I was...

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I’m doing #the100DayProject

This year for #the100DayProject, I'm taking photos for my The View through the Windshield series. There's nothing like the need to post a photo on Instagram every single day to keep you on your creative toes, looking for interesting things to photograph. Above is an...

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