Hey y'all!! So today I'd like to celebrate Miss Eartha Mae Kitt! Not only is she the original singer of Santa Baby but she's the 1st black Catwoman! Oh, and we can not forget how she seduced Eddie Murphy as Lady Eloise in the 90's Classic Boomerang! She was a brilliant actress & an amazing … Continue reading Eartha Mae Kitt
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18″ x 24″ / acrylic & oil on canvas/ 07/2017 / Krystal Mobley “I think slavery is the next thing to hell. If a person would send another into bondage, he would, it appears to me, be bad enough to send him into hell if he could.” Harriet Tubman
This is the story of a woman who fought to escape the hellishly inhumane institution of slavery so that her family could experience freedom.
Resilience, as it relates to objects, is defined as the ability to recoil or spring back into shape after bending, stretching, or being compressed. Resilience, as it relates to a person or animal, is defined as being able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions.
Margaret Garner personifies resilience. Born into slavery June 4, 1834(pre-civil war) on the Maplewood plantation in Boone County, Kentucky, Margaret entered the world treated as not only an object but an…
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Quick study inspired by wine....
https://youtu.be/BwQKCAtkpa8 The masters used tricks and tools on their pieces so why can't I?! Tuesday's tip covers creating a faux wood finish.
This photo's a bit off focus.... ok lets be honest its blurry! It was my 1st time @thegetty & my 1st time meeting Rembrandt(personification of his paintings). The museum has an air tight security system in place & patrons can't get too close to the art. Sneaking this photo in was definitely worth possibly getting … Continue reading Meeting Rembrandt at The Getty
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13.5" x 13.5" x 3.5" acrylic on tote Price includes shipping and tax. These totes make great gifts! There are only 10 available so order yours today! Just click here to order.
Bloom - Beatles inspired hand painted canvas tote / 12.5" x 16" x 4.5" / acrylic on canvas / November 2017 / $55 includes shipping Click on the link to order https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=WVFYY8K3C5TJE
I'm a visual artist with the heart of a sous chef! I absolutely love food! Before my little family moved from Los Angeles to Atlanta a few years back we started carrying canvas totes to grocery shop, not only because It's environmentally friendly but it's actually more convenient. As often as I carried a tote … Continue reading Bloom tote
The Storm on the Sea of Galilee / Rembrandt / 1633 Hello! Today's tip comes from the master himself, Rembrandt, and it's so true! Creating what you're capable of will quickly show what is you may not know! Sometimes if I'm not completely confident in a particularl technique I'll study a piece rendered by an … Continue reading Tuesday’s Tip