Art As Fashion::Fashion As Art – Iris Van Herpen

I was lucky enough to catch the *last day* of the Iris Van Herpen show at the Carnegie Museum of Art here in Pittsburgh over the winter. I had never heard of her before, as I'm not really a fashion-forward…
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Revamping a Design

I sat down the other day to work on some cat pieces and realized the design could use some improvement.   Original cat design I pulled a photo of my cat Elliot and got to work.…
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Inspiration on the Rocks

In 2008 I went to spend Christmas with some friends in Australia. The day I flew home I had a few hours to kill so we went for a walk at Balmoral Beach, Sydney where they have some amazing rock…
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June Themed Challenge Reveal: Insects

Welcome!  It's time to reveal what we created for the June Themed Challenge!  The theme I selected for this month was insects!  Participants were tasked with creating something inspired by insects.  They could use any medium of their choice. [caption…
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