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...
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...
Elaine Luther added to the Artist Parent Index

Elaine Luther added to the Artist Parent Index

I’m delighted to have been added to the Artist Parent Index, my page is here. If you’re an artist-parent and looking for more resources, information and support, check out Cultural Reproducers.   There are grants for artists who are also parents of kids...
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...