"I think everything that's unnecessary must be removed from my designs."
"...art is my way of communicating what I’m feeling, what I love, and what I’m afraid of."
"...art and design should play such a central role in my life."
"My advice is to observe how other successful artists work."
"I make each pattern with the products in mind, and when I see it all come to fruition, it totally makes my day!"
"Some of my favorite work is done without a clear vision — it's more of a jam or an improv.”
Our artists-in-residence tell us what makes them tick.
Quirky words from WordQuirk.
"I realized when I started having children that I didn't want to wait till after I was a memory."
Enter the all-ages world of our "One to Watch."
"My process usually consists of a complete and crippling mental block for a few days; struggling to overcome that, then getting a basic idea or story down in my head and just diving in. "
It's an allegorical tale of caution set in a swirling chaos of moving animals.
Mixing mediums like this isn't easy.
…if people who see my work smile...I am glad."
2014 was an exceptionally inspiring year.
"I can imagine what’s going on inside and wish I was in there too."
The most metal looking Krampus ever.
"If you want to be a painter, get used to laying awake at night."
A place where dopamine levels skyrocket.