Video Mondays

Video Mondays

On Mondays, we usually look at videos of art critiques, interviews, and resource demos. But today, we’re talking about my new online course Queen of Critique | King of Conversation. I’ll ask three questions for you to reply to in the comments, and then I’ll...
Friday Live!

Friday Live!

On Fridays, we go live! Today, I’m talking about Hula, the water muralist that we discussed on Video Monday.  If you missed that video, watch it here. Tune in to Facebook at 12:00pm Central Time every Friday to watch. We’ll be answering questions about useful...
Thursdays in Review

Thursdays in Review

On Thursdays, we read reviews or news stories about art or design and study the language used in them. This week’s article is about Ai Weiwei, a famous Chinese protest artist. He works in many mediums, such as architecture, installation art, and film. Below is the...
Wordy Wednesdays

Wordy Wednesdays

On Wednesdays, we look at artist/designer statements or About pages and discuss the vocabulary they use to describe their work. Today we’ll look at the About page of Hannu Huhtamo, a photographer that specializes in painting with light. Here is the text from his...
Let’s Talk Tuesdays

Let’s Talk Tuesdays

On Tuesdays, we watch talks or interviews with artists and designers and discuss how to present our work clearly and with confidence. This week we’ll hear from Adam Singolda, who is the CEO of Taboola. As you watch this interview, consider these questions: Does...
Video Mondays

Video Mondays

On Mondays, we look at videos of art critiques, interviews, and resource demos. Today we’ll discuss a painting by Hula, a water muralist from Hawai’i. I’ll ask three questions for you to reply to in the comments, and then I’ll share the answers on Facebook...
Friday Live!

Friday Live!

On Fridays, we go live! Today, I’m talking about Leaning Into the Wind, the documentary film about Andy Goldsworthy that we discussed on Video Monday.  If you missed that video, watch it here. Tune in to Facebook at 12:00pm Central Time every Friday to watch....
Thursdays in Review

Thursdays in Review

On Thursdays, we read reviews or news stories about art or design and study the language used in them. This week’s article is about a wearable design for a cryptocurrency wallet called Trove by Benjamin Hubert. Here are the first three paragraphs from Dezeen, in...
Wordy Wednesdays

Wordy Wednesdays

On Wednesdays, we look at artist/designer statements or About pages and discuss the vocabulary they use to describe their work. Today we’ll look at the About page of Julie Gautier, a deep sea diver and underwater filmmaker. Below is one of her short films called...
Let’s Talk Tuesdays

Let’s Talk Tuesdays

On Tuesdays, we watch talks or interviews with artists and designers and discuss how to present our work clearly and with confidence. This week we’ll watch the 2014 World Doodle Art Champion, Santanu Hazarika, explain his drawing Inclusion. As you watch this...