Holly Jolley

Chilian artist Holly Jolley's illustrated portraits make me happy and jolly. Look...

Why I Do What I Do

The question I get asked the most, since I started my blogging career nearly nine years ago is: what inspired you to start HonestyWTF? The short answer is: I’m in it for all the extraordinary…

Altoids Tin Art

Landscape painter of the West, Glenn Dean, has notoriously used Altoids tins to sketch and practice his piece before putting brush to canvas. He, as well as many other artists who also utilize the iconic…

Ohkii Studio

It's hard to believe that yet another summer is coming to an...

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 Zealand artist Fleur Woods has developed her signature work by creating intricate stitched paintings, inspired by flora and nature. Her unique process begins with…

Studio Visit: Windy Chien

There’s no denying the positive, feel-good vibes at artist Windy Chien’s studio. I felt it almost immediately upon stepping into her creative space, where an entire year’s worth of handmade knots cover the walls, in-progress…

Tammy Kanat

After 12 years as a jewelry designer, Tammy Kanat knew she was...

Arielle Vey

I’m currently in Colorado, where I’ve been spending the last week with my family, after a crazed month of solo work travel – which explains the slow week here in HonestlyWTF. Disconnecting from the blog…

Alja Horvat

You might have noticed a recent trend in the art category on HonestlyWTF: illustrations depicting strong females. I’ve been passionate about uncovering artists who revere the female subject and I couldn’t me more excited about…

Michelle Morin

Michelle Morin and nature are one. Living and working on the Seacoast of...