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As summer begins winding down, I find myself longing for the comfort of cool evenings and comfy blankets. It's a feeling of warmth and coziness that I get every autumn or whenever I look at the work of today's contributor, Oakland-based artist Meghan Bogden Shimek. To...

The Internet is a strange place. For every angry and rude comment, for every group spewing hate, for all the people who downvote your Reddit comments for no good reason, there is a another space where people come together to support and encourage one other, to share th...

I don’t know about you, but around here, people are pretty much done with the cold weather and the endless snowstorms. Spring is officially here, but the temps seem to be stuck in the thirties and forties! I'm so ready for winter to be over. I've been longing for color...

I love when art and design forces me to look at things in a completely new way. When I first laid eyes on Alice Lindstrom's brightly-colored illustrations, I assumed they were paintings. After digging a little deeper into her work, I was floored to discover that she is...

Vesha Parker is my crafty gal hero! A graduate of Cornell University, she spends her days as a software engineer at Etsy. On nights and weekends, she embroiders, knits, makes pottery, and bakes fancy desserts! She's using both the right brain and the left brain on a da...

Every now and then, a piece of artwork gets stuck in my head and I cannot let it go. At times, it may be something innocuous, like a cute animal drawing or a pretty fashion photograph, but, more often, it’s a picture that speaks some sort of truth, that reveals a side...

Collage is a medium that I've really grown to love over the last few years. It’s a part of the art world that I didn't pay much attention to in my younger days, but, more recently, I've really started to appreciate the work that goes into creating such pieces. I've alw...

I recently discovered the work of today’s contributor, Mona Chabli, in the most roundabout manner. I won't bore you with the details, but it began with a tweet from a random stranger and ended with a New York Times piece Mona wrote about the age gap between men and wom...

When I first discovered the work of today's contributor, photographer Tereza Zelenkova, it was a few days before Halloween and I was immediately struck by the spookiness of her images. But I've spent a lot of time with her work over the past couple of weeks, and I've c...

Today's contributor, Kanako Abe, is a talented papercut artist whose work draws inspiration from the natural world. From delicate animals to intricate trees and leaves, Kanako's work is so well-crafted and detailed that the lines often resemble those of a pen and ink d...

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