International Women’s Day — March 8th

International Women’s Day — March 8th

Art Challenges
Upping the bar... International Women's Day was established on March 8th back in 1913. Its purpose was to help nations worldwide end discrimination against women. Since then, countries around the world celebrate women on this day. This one, single day... I say women should be celebrated every day of the year! How is one day really going to bring full awareness to discrimination, gender-bias, inequality in the workplace, and all of the other harms held against women and end it all? If one day was going to work, I think after nearly 107 years it would have worked by now. But I digress... While I won't stand on a soapbox and spew forth the evils of gender discrimination, I will do my part in bringing awareness to discrimination against women.…
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#29faces

#29faces

Art Challenges
Here's face #2... I haven't painted it yet -- I am waiting on the new alcohol markers I purchased from Arteza. As soon as they arrive, I will finish her up and post the finished painting. 29 Faces Challenge -- Day 2
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29 Faces Challenge

29 Faces Challenge

Art Challenges
Along with opening the Studio's physical location, working in my heARTbook and creating PDFs to share with the DIVA Empowerment Sisterhood, raising 2 teenage boys on my own, and just living life, I have also decided to join in on the 29 Faces Challenge... Basically the challenge is for you to create one face a day for the 29 days in February. I joined the challenge because I have a deep desire to paint portraits. I'm not necessarily interested in creating real life portraits; but I do want to be able to paint portraits that come out of the end of my paintbrush. I don't need a human or picture to model my portraits after -- I just want to paint portraits. Faces... Today is the first day of the…
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