Etsy, Painting

The Vibrant Paintings of Melbourne Based Artist Christine of Bellablackbird

I’m excited to introduce Christine from the Bellablackbird Etsy shop. Christine is based in Melbourne, Australia. You can follow her blog at bellablackbird.blogspot.com.au, as well as her Instagram and Pinterest. Can you tell me a little bit about yourself and your journey with art? What is life like in Melbourne, Australia? I originally came from England where I worked with…

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Painting

Interview with Russian Artist Anastasia Cherepneva: Inspired By Nature

Today’s interview features Russian artist Anastasia Cherepneva, who lives in Moscow and primarily sells on Redbubble, Shutterstock, and does freelance work for Russian publishers and universities. Can you tell me a little bit about yourself and your development into a graphic artist and illustrator, and where you draw your inspiration from? I’m an illustrator and graphic designer. Sometimes I sew, knit…

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Etsy, Mixed Media, Painting, Textile Art

Handmade Eco-Friendly Brooches from Dariakash

Good morning everyone! Today’s artist interview is between myself and Dariaka from the Etsy shop Dariakash. Dariaka’s shop is based in Prague, Czech Republic, and she loves to create fun, eco-friendly brooches from recycled material. How did you become inspired to make your mixed media and papier-mache brooches? All my life I’ve always loved to sew, glue, cut, and invent new things.…

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Etsy, Printmaking

Sara Schalliol-Hodge : Designer & Maker of Things

Welcome back! Our latest feature spotlights artist Sara Schalliol-Hodge from Lakewood, Colorado! Sara is “a designer by day and a printmaker, sawdust producer, and stuff-maker by night.” Read on to get to know Sara a little better, and CLICK HERE to go to her website, and HERE to go to her Etsy shop! What about the printmaking process do you love…

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