Material Obsession - Traveling Studio Musts

Posted on July 08, 2016 by Angelique Abare | 0 comments

I get a lot of questions about what type of paints and materials I use in my portable studio setup.  While the trek to my location dictates much of what I bring, I generally have a few of the following items on me when I work on location.


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Nothing is precious; social media and sacred sketchbooks.

Posted on March 31, 2016 by Angelique Abare | 2 comments

We need to talk. 

I don’t want to beat the very dead horse, about the impact of social media on our world view.  There are so many articles out there that discuss the damaging impact social media can have on your self-esteem, and even our culture as a whole.

Let me be the first person to say, I LOVE SOCIAL MEDIA.  Instagram. Is. My. Jam.  I spend a lot of time on IG, connecting with amazing makers and artists, patrons and friends.  I love sharing my crazy colorful world with other like-minded, crazy colorful people.

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