Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Root & Star Magazine Illustrations

My reversible "Bird/Dog" painting is featured inside the front and back covers of the Jan/Feb 2018 issue of Root and Star Magazine, "The Magazine for the Whole Child"- and they're fancy enough to frame!

Bird says, "Hello" in the front cover, Dog says, "Goodbye" in the back cover!

The magazine is full of stories, activities and ART ART ART! 
Also included: TWO bookmarks featuring my reversible design.
Buy a copy for your favorite kiddo/s via Root&Star.com!

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Winterland at Light Grey Art Lab

8 smiling pups!

Winterland Exhibition +Pop-Up 
at Light Grey Art Lab in Uptown Minneapolis 

Opening Reception: Friday, January 26th • 7 - 10pm

I'm showing eight hand-painted, wall mounted, smiling doggy head thingys!
(Also available online via Light Grey's web shop.)
Follow me on Instagram for more pics.

"An exhibition about makers and their craft.

Join us for the opening reception of Winterland, January 26th, as we celebrate exceptional makers in our community! The exhibition showcases work that blur the lines between product design and art, craftsmanship and aesthetics. Winterland focuses on the processes behind the craft, the ethos driving the makers to explore the materials and forms they create, and the experiential aspect of consumable works by those that use the items. The exhibition includes ceramic, leather, and wood goods, jewelry, cosmetics, handcrafted furniture, screen prints, original artwork, sculptures and more! The brands and individuals showcased exemplify the spirit of creativity and innovation present in our local community.

Winterland featured businesses and makers: SgotB, Wolfram Studios, Mandy by Mandy, North Shore Wools, Homesteading Bliss, Vevang MPLS, Redcruiser, Dottir, Adam Gruetzmacher, Taute Co, Samantha Longley Clay, Sudify Jewelry, Florence Oliver, Simple Soaps, The Bitter Buffalo, Strey Designs, Larissa Loden, Abbeys House, Local Produce LLC, Wood & Stone Designs, Forefolk Studio, Woolhouse Designs, and Elixery

Winterland featured artists: Jennifer Davis, Steph Kunze, Tenderheart Studio, Jenna Freimuth, Kim Bogeman, Kelzuki, Elana Schwartzman of Fontlove Studio, Anne Ulku, Gallow (Teagan White and Erica Williams), Alanna Stapleton, and Jesse Lindhorst.

Pop-Up at Light Grey: Sarah Evenson, Jennifer Bowman, Fiona Avocado, Lucy Comer, Alex Mitchell, Puck Saint Comics, Alexis Politz, Keeli O’Brien, Kira Night, Ari Mulch, and Alex Conkins.

This event is free and open to the public. Come celebrate the local makers, creators, and businesses!

This event is sponsored by
Common Roots Cafe and Bingley's Teas"

Sunday, January 14, 2018

New Print Release from Tiny Showcase!

This Tuesday, Jan 16th, Tiny Showcase will release a brand new limited edition print of my painting, Hissy Fit
The prints are 8x10" for $28/each.
Cats in sweaters!!!
Get one here. ;0) (FREE shipping through 2/16!)

The extra exciting part: $250 from the sale of the edition will go to the charity or cause of my choosing: 
Juxtaposition Arts in Minneapolis.
"Juxtaposition Arts develops community by engaging and employing young urban artists in hands-on education initiatives that create pathways to self-sufficiency while actualizing creative power."

Sign up to receive and email alert about the print release here.