I’ve been talking about a new clothing line for over 6 months, but I am finally on the home stretch of my 20 pages of business plan. I can see the finish line for that and the beginnings of a new Swankety Swank venture! I am excited for the future as any version of this plan will be outstanding. (There are tiers of output depending on the funding.)
I’ve been dreaming and sketching. The first collection will be inspired by The White Place in Santa Fe, New Mexico. It is earthy and magical, with white light rock castles and topaz skies.
I can already feel the yards of luxurious hemp silk in my hands for creating! Continue reading →
I ran across this Benefit Event for Creative Arts Charter- which happens to be where one of my son’s best friends attends school and it’s hosted by a fantastic eco minded brand retail shop! I’ll be there this Friday for facepainting! Continue reading →
My conscious mind has been busy with garment production plans lately. So this dream was no surprise. In it, I was getting my outfit and makeup on for a fashion shoot. The outfit looked like this and was all about that purple hat.
While this doesn’t readily translate into something I should mass produce, it made for a fun painting. Continue reading →
We are living in a new paradigm of awareness for creating what we want.
We want paid. We eat!! Exposure will not feed us. This change has to come from us.
That ugly phrase, you know the one, has been an accepted part of our consciousness too long. We will never speak of that ridiculous, sad, outmoded stereotype fairy tale to each other, in reference to ourselves, and most definitely NOT ever to our children. When it is mentioned, we will gently and happily state with a smile, “Actually, I am an eating artist”.
From now on, we claim our value as an #EatingArtist
Join me in my campaign to rise up together to raise awareness that ARTISTS EAT!
Post your beautiful creative self, post your art, post your kid making art, post your new book, post your performance video, post your created dinner and hashtag it #EatingArtist
Join me as we decorate the Internet on all of our social media with #EatingArtist love!
Here is my first:
Wishing you all much love and success! xxoo Yabette