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Coming soon: New Art Posts by Franck de las Mercedes @fdlm

Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Franck de las Mercedes and I am a visual artist living and working in New York City. I was invited by this platform after creating a section on my blog titled “Fellow Artists”, in which I [...]

Bayou City Art Festival Downtown 2014 Announces Featured Artist Ella Richards and Unveils One-of-a-Kind Festival Artwork

Bayou City Art Festival Downtown 2014 Announces Featured Artist Ella Richards and Unveils One-of-a-Kind Festival Artwork   (Houston, TX – September 29, 2014) The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown is proud to announce Featured Artist, Ella [...]

FOLLOW YOUR BLISS

Follow Your Bliss: Love What You Do by Vicki Hinze   Recently, I spent the entire day doing background work on a fabulous new series: creating settings and the rules of the realm, characters and developing plot lines. I love those days [...]

Bayou City Art Festival

Award winning fine art and craft festival held twice a year in Houston, TX The Bayou City Art Festivals – in Downtown Houston in the fall and at Memorial Park in the spring – are produced by the Art Colony Association, a 501(c)3 nonprofit [...]

The Folk Market at Avant Garden

Join us January 20th at the first ever Folk Market a monthly Indie Craft & Design Fair curated by Pop Shop Houston. This event will take place every third Sunday from 12 to 6 pm at the lovely patio bar AvantGarden. Shopping will be outdoors [...]

A Thousand Artists to make art at the Presidential Inauguration

A Thousand Artists™ presents – A Thousand Artists to make art at the Presidential Inauguration Instead of taking pictures with cell phones, legions of artists will quietly make art of all kinds at the 2013 Presidential Inauguration. [...]

WHAT GIFT CAN I GIVE A WRITER?

  WHAT GIFT CAN I GIVE A WRITER? By Vicki Hinze   A few years ago, I was shopping late for Christmas due to two weeks of flu knocking me to my knees–and I was reminded of Christmases past–and faux pas committed on behalf of well-meaning [...]

Life-Defining Moments

        Life-Defining Moments By Vicki Hinze     Life-defining moments. We all have them. Yet when we think of them in abstract terms, we think they’re these huge events. But the keys are often not in huge [...]

MOMENTS OF GRACE

  Moments of Grace By Vicki Hinze     When you write, everything relates—it’s all fodder. Every single incident, no matter how insignificant it may seem at the time, eventually relates. Sometimes incidents combine and we [...]

Are You a Candle or a Mirror

By Vicki Hinze   On awakening, like everyone else, I have my rituals. One of them is to read from the Bible and then to pull a quote for the day and reflect on how the two–the reading and the quote–interrelate. The quote for today [...]