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Dia de los Muertos 2014

Dia de los Muertos festivities begin this weekend! The souls of our dead ancestors and other loved ones return to visit and walk among the living. We create beautiful altars with ofrendas of all their favorite foods, drinks and treats to let them know we are praying for them and have not forgotten them.   The 4th Annual Beautiful Souls […]

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The Artist Life for Me

Hello once again! This weekend is the 12th Annual Pilsen Open Studios and there is much art to see and events to check out! Pilsen is home to a rich history of local artists, artisans and muralists. I first shared my work during Pilsen Open Studios in 2005 and at many of the alternative art spaces in Pilsen […]

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Sip & Splash Female Art Show

Our art collective Mujeres Mutantes is exhibiting together tomorrow at a neat new spot called “Sip & Splash” in Pilsen. A “BYOB painting experience” as they call themselves on their website. Tomorrow, July 11th starting at 6:00 – 12:00 pm we will have snacks, beverages and art. It is family friendly and FREE! It is part of Pilsen […]

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June: I will sing, dance & shine….

Participating in two upcoming group shows in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. The Coaster Show at Cobalt Studio opening on June 13th will be lots of fun! It is my second time participating and it is so cool to see what all the artists come up with for their coaster designs. Opens June 13 and runs through July 13. Also […]

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Shhhhh! A Little Monster Up for Auction….

  Hello again! Above is my latest little sculpted monster straight city chillin’. He is now at Elevarte Community Studio in Pilsen waiting for his new home! This little guy will be part of a silent auction this Thursday, May 29th at Elevarte’s 3rd Annual Art As Our First Language Fundraiser. There will be many wonderful items from […]

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POP-UP ART Galleries 2011

The POP-UP art gallery makes great use of unused storefront space and exposes artist’s works to unbeknownst passersby in the neighborhood. This summer I was invited to participate in several POP-UPs! There was one that unfortunately did not end up happening but here are the remainder… The Candy Store Pop-Up Art Gallery @ Right-Brained Studio 140 Harrison Street […]

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