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Call for Art: MUTANTES ZINE #2

To My Chicago Artists: Mujeres Mutantes Art Collective is preparing for MUTANTES ZINE #2 ! Mujeres Mutantes is an all wo-manned artist collective based in Chicago. MUTANTES ZINE is an ongoing art project created to empower and raise awareness regarding women’s issues we may face daily in our communities, media, and society. We are a D.I.Y. publication and […]

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Art for Good, Art for Healing…

Over the years I have donated artwork to arts organizations, schools and other art spaces raising funds to keep art going strong in our communities. As a donating artist, I will spend some time on a one-of-a-kind piece to completion and then send it out to do its good in my city. The piece above will have traveled […]

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This Week

Greetings all, This Sunday, July 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. is the 1st Annual St. Paul Art Expo @ St. Paul’s Church, 2108 West 22nd Place, Chicago, Illinois “Please join us for the first annual St.Paul Art Expo/Pop up shop. St.Paul church opens it’s doors to a variation of art forms ranging from paintings, poetry reading, […]

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Seeds of Creativity

We are all anxious for warmer spring and summer days here in our little corner of the world that is Chicago. My city with its unpredictable weather patterns. Tonight its late night doodling for me. Here is a peek at something new. A Monstrochika planting seeds of creativity.

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So Fresh and So Clean…

Was away awhile but website is updated and I am back. Good things continue to happen in the Monstrochika world. Making and sharing art, learning, growing, evolving. For the past year and a half all my energy went into painting outside. With the help of my fellow artist community, I have been able to add 6 new mural […]

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Happy 2012!

Another Year! At my day job I keep forgetting to save documents as 2012 and not 2011. Oh poo… I would like to share with you a little project that came our way this holiday season. My good friend Adi and I worked on a window display for KIDS RULE Toy Store which just opened in the Wicker […]

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Under the sea and among the leaves….

Bubbles……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. …… I’ve been hangin’ out with all those that inspire me. Taking part and sharing in different events around town. Drawing some inspiration from

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