Holly Jolley

Chilian artist Holly Jolley’s illustrated portraits make me happy and jolly. Look closely or you’ll miss the details, like the cat wearing a beret, the beautiful patterns drawn on the clothing and animals, the sweet…

Marianne Eriksen Scott-Hansen

Honestly, wow . . . let’s just take a moment to bask in total awe of the pure magic that artist Marianne Eriksen Scott-Hansen creates, shall we? The Danish paper artist has been making paper…

Altoids Tin Art

Landscape painter of the West, Glenn Dean, has notoriously used Altoids tins...

Studio Grand-Père

These days, I’ll take all the positivity that I can get, which explains why I’ve been so drawn to lighthearted illustrations such as those of artist Rafaela Mascaro. Her work, each filled with clashing patterns, vibrant…

Ohkii Studio

It’s hard to believe that yet another summer is coming to an end. Honestly, where does all the time go? With my kids starting kindergarten and preschool this fall, you can bet I’ve been holding…

Jill Lin

I love to play a little guessing game of “who’s the designer?” while perusing Jill Lin’s illustrated series People of Fashion. They’re so lighthearted, colorful and so whimsically detailed, there’s not much to say except…

Lucy’s LA Sparrow Mart

Remember artist Lucy Sparrow and her adorable London Corner Shop, which was filled with 4,000+ handmade felt replicas of classic British candy bars, cigarettes, magazines, canned foods and beer? Well, she’s at it again -…

Fleur Woods

Having spent years playing around with mixed media, textiles and embroidery, New...

method x Creative Growth Encore Collection

I’ll never forget the first time I experienced Oakland’s Creative Growth, the oldest and largest non-profit arts center in the world for adults with developmental, mental and physical disabilities. I was there to tour the…

Tammy Kanat

After 12 years as a jewelry designer, Tammy Kanat knew she was ready for a change. But it wasn’t until she was faced with the conundrum of finding the perfect woven piece to add to…

Arielle Vey

I'm currently in Colorado, where I've been spending the last week with...

Alja Horvat

You might have noticed a recent trend in the art category on...