The Defiance of a Married Woman Keeping her Name

The Defiance of a Married Woman Keeping her Name

Almost 100 years later, and it’s still true. I still get Christmas cards and invitations addressed to Not Me, after many years of marriage. And my gentle corrections are still sometimes met with hostility. 

Women of the 19th and 20th centuries fought for the legal...
Calls for Art!  Very Small Art

Calls for Art! Very Small Art

I’ve started a gallery. A very small gallery, it’s 12” x 12” x 12”, a literal white cube. And you’re invited to send art for the shows! This is a real physical space that will mostly exist in photos, though I also plan to offer to lend it out to art galleries. And,...
The Artists of Totally Legit Card Co.!

The Artists of Totally Legit Card Co.!

What’s our style? What’s our style over at the new Shopify store, Totally Legit Card Co.? That’s one of the questions asked by host Joann Hawker of the March Meet the Maker thing that’s happening over on Instagram. She asks good questions! All...
“More Work for Mother,” by Elaine Luther

“More Work for Mother,” by Elaine Luther

Introducing new artwork by me, Elaine Luther, about domestic labor; this is a series of 5 house forms, each with the inside back wall gold-leafed. There’s this body of research that shows that whenever “labor saving” devices are invented, and touted...