DIY, Mixed Media, Painting

Yupo Paper for Artists | Yupo Paper Review!

Contains commissionable affiliate links A few weeks ago a friend was telling me about this crazy new paper called Yupo paper – I know, sounds like a dog-sitting service or something – but really, it’s so fascinating! Yupo paper is actually a 100% synthetic paper that’s waterproof and recyclable! So, I decided to walk into the local art store this…

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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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