Being a queer Afghan-American, my mission as an artist is to humanize my experiences by creating immersive art that touches multiple senses at the same time, if not all. I’m a second-generation millennial that was creating my identity amidst the aftermath of 9/11 and during the 20-year war in Afghanistan. The last decade of my […]
My art is inspired by the following. A love for the sea 🧜♀️. My Nikkei, Japanese-American culture 🍙. A fascination with architecture and Long Beach life 🌈. I was born n raised n lived here since the last century. – Emily Kiwa Tanaka Art practice Emily Kiwa Tanaka trained for 12 years in Japanese brush […]
The best thing about art is sharing it with others. I love seeing smiles & making people feel happy through art.
My relationship with art is a constant learning experience. Experimenting with different techniques & blending styles, knowing that there’s no limit. Art is in everything & allows you to be poetic with the mundane. It’s a free space that invites individuality, it understands that in order to create you have to be at the most […]
I am a mixed media artist, muralist, illustrator, designer and student. I use paint, pigment and pixel to explore the boundaries between abstraction and representation. My paintings feature a range of mediums, including acrylic, gouache, spray paint, pastel, and collage, among many others. I limit myself to no particular form of artistic output, be it […]
I own a small business making 100% soy wax candles. They are eco friendly, non toxic, and phthalate Free. I’ve decided to turn my candle business and make it into a workshop where people can come make candles and have a great experience. I also cook and share my recipes of what I make. My […]
Mission: Enrich people’s lives through art, nature, and environmental responsibility. Nature Sketch Crate makes creating beautiful nature art as easy as an adult coloring book with simple step-by-step printed and video instructions instructed by award-winning science illustrator, Stephanie Rozzo. Just use the transfer paper and transfer drawing to create an outline on the watercolor paper, […]
I’m an oddities creative working to establish a creative collective as a space for BIPOC and LGBTQ people! I work with ethically sourced natural materials such as bone, insects, and plants to make jewelry and keepsakes. I also specialize in horror paintings and frequently use acrylic and oil. These painting depict abstract faces that take […]
I create to work through what I’m feeling and aim to help others do the same.
I’ve been drawing since I was a little kid, and I still draw as a little adult. Through it all, I’ve had one goal: to create artwork that helps the world get better, never worse. That goal has helped my visual artwork and my writing appear in various places over the years, so that it’s […]
Art comes in many different forms in my life and I’m lucky enough to be able to create something from the mess in my head into something tangible.