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Artist Goals for 2020

Artist Goals for 2020

Last year was a big one for me. I've done more things to expand my reach than I can count which means I said yes to almost every opportunity that c...

Atlanta Artist Resources: Open Calls For Submissions

Atlanta Artist Resources: Open Calls For Submissions

A question I frequently get asked by other artists is "how did you get that opportunity?" and half the time, the answer is that I'm somehow connect...

Inspiration Is a Myth

Inspiration Is a Myth

There is one myth about artists that will endure until the end of time. Well actually there are many, but the one I want to write about is the myth...

Why I'm Not A Full-Time Artist

Why I'm Not A Full-Time Artist

This is a tough one to write, but I need to get it off my chest. Mainly because it's really difficult to explain in person; it's a long-winded answ...

Do Murals Get Titles?

Do Murals Get Titles?

It's safe to say that my project with the Sentimentalist gave me the fever. That fever being the urge to work on large scale walls. I've fallen in ...

A Sentimental Mural

A Sentimental Mural

Most of the things I've accomplished as an artist, I've just figured out along the way out of necessity. I don't consider myself anywhere near as o...

The Beauty of Paper

The Beauty of Paper

In recently showing my work and working on larger projects, the topic of paper versus canvas/panel/other has come up quite often. It's difficult to...

On the Musical Nature of Art

A look into my mark through the lens of music

Frames Upon Frames

Frames Upon Frames

I love working on paper. There's really no other substrate that compares to fresh white paper - the way it absorbs, the way color becomes a part of...

Make Yourself Do It

Make Yourself Do It

  You have to make yourself do it. This is something I've always known, but it hasn't been as clear to me as it is right now. Strip yourself of dou...

Coco + Mischa Commission

Coco + Mischa Commission

Hi friends! We're friends now, right? Right.  I've had the honor of doing some large pieces recently and it occurred to me that maybe you'd like to...

A Word on Calligraphy

A Word on Calligraphy

In college as an art student, you're required to research your content and your inspiration to fully understand the motivation behind your work. It...