It was our last kind-of beautiful El Nino day in Miami, and I allowed myself the very leisurely morning time of 10AM. Over the last few days I had mastered the art of sleeping without pants without anyone else in our 8 person room noticing or being weird about it. It was still pretty rainy outside so we kind of chilled in and around our hostel-home for a while, taking our time to shower and rearrange all of our items, and say hello to the new flood of Australians.
Our hostel had a bar that was Read more [...]
When I last left you on the edge of your seat, Megan and I had left the convention center for a cool show we heard about in North Beach.
Megan is a professional Uber hailer, but this was a tense moment. Because of the unpredictable El Nino rain and the fact that it's very hard to walk in Louboutins for extended periods of time around Miami, a hurricane of surge pricing was on us and there was no way out. I'm a really big fan of public transit so I was checking out the bus stop. I made a Read more [...]
A couple of months ago one of my best friends made a really great suggestion in the face of the looming and long winter ahead. November days dipping below forty degrees were becoming more common. The deep winter sadness was quickly approaching and Megan, in a stroke of genius, texted:
Yes. I was for sure still down.
She then added,
Yes. We should definitely do Art Basel. If there's anything in the world I like, it's getting as close as I can to large and sometimes ridiculous Read more [...]
HEY GUYS! So the last time we met we had a great time together making a floral design for spring. And we made something beautiful together, and you should never forget that. Check out PART 1 if you don’t know what I’m talking about.
But now comes the real magic.
I think this is the part where everyone gets hung up. I mean art is for everyone and it’s pretty easy to draw something and then to be done with it and put it out in the world. It’s quite another to build something that can Read more [...]
It’s SPRING! And what better way to celebrate than by putting together your own floral fabric pattern? I know florals are so tired, but hear me out and maybe we can put a spin on an old classic together.
First of all you gotta find your medium.
That’s artistic media for all those who didn’t almost throw themselves out of a window over paint chips in art school.
For this particular example I used a big piece of white paper and a black sharpie. If you don’t have that you Read more [...]