Category Archives: Blog

Week 9 Challenge: Grotesque

This week’s challenge is not for the faint of heart. You know I love me some grotesque imagery. Grotesque /View full post »

How to Create Your Own Textures

A key component to my fine art work is texture. I add it to almost every image I create for many reasons: to makeView full post »

Week 8 Challenge: Flowing Fabric

Everyone knows I love a little flowing fabric. Or maybe a lot. Okay, I have a full-on obsession with flowingView full post »

10 Things I Love

Here’s another 10 Things I Love! I hope that you get to digest some of them this weekend and that you start nextView full post »

Week 7 Challenge: Cinematic

Everyone knows the look of movies, though it is incredible diverse in visuals. There is something about feelingView full post »

Week 6 Challenge: Flowers

Flowers are an incredibly evocative prop. They are rich in color, delicate to the touch, symbolic ofView full post »

How to Make a Wire Sculpture (part 1)

On today’s DIY list, we’re making wire sculptures! I’m demonstrating how I do this on a largeView full post »

How to Create a Strong Portfolio

When it comes to creating a strong portfolio, confidence is key. The more you can stand behind your work, theView full post »

Week 5 Challenge: Fairytales

Fairytales vary from country to country, but one thing remains the same: Fairytales are cautionary tales. Some ofView full post »

10 Things I Love

(c) Mab Graves This week, take a look at these 10 things that inspire me. I hope you find inspiration here, too!View full post »

Week 4 Challenge: Broken

I love the theme of “broken” for so many reasons. One is that it is a chance to dive deep into whatView full post »

Week 3 Challenge: $5 or Less

This week, I want us to be resourceful! Find something around your house that you already own, go digging in theView full post »

Social Media Strategy Makeover

Recently I sat in a room full of brilliant women talking about careers and dreams and goals. One after another IView full post »

Week 2 Challenge: Animals

Animals. Ah. Let’s involve our pets, find fake bugs, or photograph animals in the wild. Please, no usingView full post »

Organizational Tools for Self-Employment

In many ways, the dream of being an artist is the dream of being self-employed. Often when we think of workingView full post »