After quite a nasty shock today...I feel the need to escape into some poetry...or into ANY kind of art form. I must keep myself on HIGH Vibrations. I must keep myself HAPPY. ❤


…But Are You Happy?

As Artists (or as I like to say, HEARTists), we are all DEEPLY involved with ourselves and our crafts--be it poetry, singing, dancing, acting, playing musical instruments, painting, photography, etc. It seems like many artists tend to start off at a young age, but in other cases artists can find their medium of passion at… Continue reading …But Are You Happy?


To Paint or NOT to Paint?: THE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE, Part 2

Check out my latest Arts entry LIVE on Ataensic Media! We’re learning more about the perils of shopping for quality art supplies! 🙂

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Peace, everyone! If you’ve been following my blog posts you probably already know that I have started a mini-series of blog entries called “To PAINT or NOT to Paint?: The SHOPPING EXPERIENCE!”Hopefully my own personal experiences in the art supply shopping world will arm anyone who happens to come across this series with useful information AND inspire to create and try new things!

In my previous entry, I gave you all the basic run-down of paint and a few of the common terms used in identifying and categorizing different types of paint (don’t forget, I’m talking only about ACRYLIC paint here).

But since we’ve learned some nice new terms last time, NOW we can get a little more specific. Today in Part II, we will cover BRANDS of PAINT! 😀

So, like I’ve already explained before, when I went to the Art Institute my desire to paint was reignited…despite…

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To Paint or NOT to Paint?: The SHOPPING EXPERIENCE, Part 1

Check out my lastest blog entry on Ataensic Media’s WordPress! I go IN on my experiences with shopping for art supplies!

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“I have always been an Artist. I’ve been an Artist ever since I first picked up a pencil as a child. For me, art naturally went hand-in-hand with writing (which is also an art). There was NO question about how wrapped up in love I was with getting lost in my Imagination for hours on end, especially through drawing and writing. That remains true to this day.” ❤

That is the opening paragraph of my blog entry where I introduced myself to you all and told you my two-part tale of how I came to be where I am as an Artist, which you can read right here. The reason why I chose that sentence is because….I’d like to add something to it, which brings me to TODAY’S entry:

“I have always been an Artist. I’ve been an Artist ever since I first picked up a pencil as a…

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