Category Archives: Blog

Week 11 Challenge: Monochrome

I debated doing a full black and white challenge, but my heart wasn’t in it. I have a soft spot for thoseView full post »

How to Tea Dye Your Costumes

I have to let you in on a secret: the veil in my Begin Again series was actually just a curtain from Goodwill. IView full post »

Week 10 Challenge: Masks

What an incredibly fun challenge. One of my favorites. There are so many ways we can make masks for our art. ThereView full post »

Sell Out

I think the term “sell out” was largely created for artists by other artists who never achieved as much success.View full post »

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 »