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Illustrating the Life of Frida Kahlo in a Beautiful Vacuum - A Review of Frida, the Film

Last week Salma Hayek wrote about the horror of trying to get the film Frida, her passion project, made under Harvey Weinstein. While he did not sexually assault her or demand sexual favors as he did dozens of other women in the industry, he abused her in many ways before, during, and after the making of the film. 2,421 more words


Prints of my paintings available for sale

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I’ve made some prints of my artwork, available for sale.

These are all high-resolution 8×10″ prints on photo paper, signed and dated on the back by the artist (me!) and come on a… 321 more words

One More 2017 Round-Up of Nonfiction Picture Books

For my final set of nonfiction picture books of 2017, here are eighteen recent titles that feature history, biographies, animals, math, and natural science. I’m constantly amazed at the inventive ways picture book authors and illustrators approach and shape their material to engage and enlighten readers. 3,263 more words

Tis the Season

Friends and Family,

It has been really hard to find time or words to write for this blog. So many awesome things have been going on, so I will share a few of them with you here. 890 more words

Daily Life


Last week I wrote of one of my Museum visit of a show of the work of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera in 1998. as well as a post on Kahlo’s… 647 more words


Viva México episode 10: Beyond the Wall

In the final episode of the year we speak to the actor Natalia Cordova about her role as the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in Disney Pixar’s Coco. 38 more words


Art: Frida Kahlo

Along with Vincent Van Gogh, this artist is special to me. Her beliefs, her style, her mentality, it is all very entertaining and inspires me greatly. 100 more words