Photos with Miniatures: 100 Days

Photos with Miniatures: 100 Days

I’m taking daily photos of a miniature scene for my 100 Day Project. Sometimes these work out as digital holiday cards, such as this one, from yesterday, for Valentine’s Day. They’re not always this cute! Today is day 16, and I’ve already taken...
Pockets for Women!  A History

Pockets for Women! A History

Women’s pockets used to be so large that women could carry around: “everyday implements, such as a pincushion, thimble, pencil case, knife and scissors,” according to the Victoria and Albert Museum.   They note that women might also carry keys,...
The Lost Artworks of Elaine Luther

The Lost Artworks of Elaine Luther

Being an artist is risky, sometimes a gallery doesn’t pack art properly and it’s damaged in shipping; sometimes artwork installed in trees is destroyed by squirrels (true story); other times the work is ephemeral and not meant to last, or the artist just...
How to Decide What to do for your 100 Day Project

How to Decide What to do for your 100 Day Project

I got a question on Instagram about how to decide what to do for your 100 Day Project; here’s what I said. It needs to be something you’re willing to do a lot, obviously, and also you want to think about… what counts? Is it a finished project each day for 100...
Messages of Hope – Art in Trees

Messages of Hope – Art in Trees

In August of 2020, Chicago arts not for profit, Cabinet of Curiosities Chicago put out a call for art for “boxes of hope,” they’d provide the box, you’d but the art in it. I love putting art in boxes, so I signed up right away and got a box....
New Stockist: The Seed

New Stockist: The Seed

If you’re in Chicagoland, you can now buy my art in person at The Seed, a new botanical art themed boutique that’s just opened in Riverside, Illinois. Owner and artist Shilin (Shi) Hora and I collaborated on some sculptures – she’s added her...
Art Projects Inspired by Women Artists

Art Projects Inspired by Women Artists

We don’t see enough art projects out in the world that are inspired by the art of women artists, so I decided to create some and find some more.  They’re on my blog at BeingBold.me.  You can find them all here:...
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Balance & Tension Outdoor Sculpture

Balance & Tension Outdoor Sculpture

Here’s my second outdoor piece in the series, Balance & Tension, which is about juggling all the things in life. I was a little worried that the neighbors might not like it, but the response has been positive and it survived gale force winds! One neighbor...