20 facts about me

20 facts about me

Hi I’m Brooklyn + I was tagged by @realfoodwithkids & others to write 20 facts about me, so I’m making this part of ‪#‎fridayintroductions‬! I’m a portrait artist who specializes in drawing and painting. Really, my “me time” is when my hands are dirty with paint and my head is buried in my sketchbook. I’m a […]

Carving out time for art.

Carving out time for art.

Read a recent interview on Marissa Hubers blog as we discuss art, motherhood and inspiration!

Motherhood + Creativity

Motherhood + Creativity

Of all the poets and dreamers that have tried to describe what motherhood is, I feel that language in general has fallen short. In time, I am sure that we will create new words that will paint a more picturesque scenery.  For myself, I have had the consciousness of a great new discovery, “I can […]

In the Studio

In the Studio

Recently I was filmed in my art studio by a local Cinematographer, Jody McElfish.

I Never Stopped Drawing

I Never Stopped Drawing

I have been drawing since I was a tot, but I’ve never stopped like most people do. I come from a family of artists that always encouraged me to dream. That the impossible was always possible, somehow. Some way.During high school, I was very free in my expression. I would come home and write in […]

Distractingly Distant

Distractingly Distant

There is an epidemic of things not getting anywhere near being done, let alone worked on.  I feel like I need to become a social media-ivore and devour my appetite for pinterest and instagram once and for all!  Those apps should come with automatic timers allowing you to peek on how much time is actually […]

New Illustrations

New Illustrations

Meet Kumi, a little Bigfoot. He’s part of my series of illustrations that allude to my childhood imaginings and whimsy. The goal is to brighten self esteem and kindle curiosity. Mostly for kids. A little for adults. Who doesn’t miss not being scared of wearing your favorite, albeit untrendy, outfit in public? Or not thinking […]

Confidently Being Confident

Confidently Being Confident

I used to think that I could only be confident if I faked it. Maybe if I was an actress I would evolve into being the real thing.  Or so I dreamed. In acting the part, I (exhaustingly) realized I was only wearing a mask. A mask that i got uncomfortable wearing all the time, […]

  “I catnap now and then, but I think while I nap, so it’s not a waste of time.” – Martha Stewart Have you woke up in the morning and instantly wanted something buttery and sweet to eat, but don’t have  a lot of time to make something? Or have you gotten home from work […]