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Steampunk World's Fair 2015: Hipstamatic Series

Maria Ortiz as Maleficent

I attended the Steampunk Worlds Fair in Piscataway, New Jersey back in May. I have been interested in Steampunk culture, especially the music, fashion and how to use it in my art. 175 more words


SketchCon 3!!!

I was fortunate to be part of SketchCon 3 at CrossFit Act in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. This was my second time exhibiting at SketchCon and this event was jam packed with even more amazing artists and crafts persons than the last one. 101 more words


2013 Pogo Art Contest

I am so happy and honored that my “Percolated Olga” was picked as one of the winners of Ten One Design’s 2013 Pogo Art Contest. My piece was selected in the Wildly Creative category. 61 more words


Happy Birthday Andy Warhol!

Hipstamatic and Toonpaint on iPhone

Today would gave been Andy Warhol’s 85th Birthday. It always makes me wonder how he would have embraced new technology like iPhones and iPads, as well as social media. 82 more words


I'm in MLove!!!

A couple of days ago I discovered I was featured on the MLove site. The post includes an Inkpad drawing of Amanda Palmer, a singer and songwriter that I have been following for some time on Twitter. Thanks so much MLove!


Drawings From Dr. Sketchy's NJ Session with the White Elephant Burlesque Society

About a week a go I posted some of the photos from the Dr. Sketchy NJ session featuring the wonderful White Elephant Burlesque Society. These are just a few of the drawings from the session. 49 more words


Molly Crabapple's Shell Game Opening in NYC

Last weekend I was really fortunate to attend the Kickstarter backer opening for Molly Crabapple’s Shell Game Exhibit in NYC. The exhibit was successfully funded through Kickstarter last year, and as one of the backers I was able to see updates of the artwork as they progressed. 115 more words