Call for Mural Artist

The Kansas State Capitol Building in Topeka is searching for an artist to paint a new mural. According to Kansas Representative Elaine Bowers, the mural will depict Brown v. the Topeka Board of Education. This is a national search, although Representative Bowers is hoping to see submissions from artists in North Central Kansas. If youContinue reading “Call for Mural Artist”

365 Projects: From the Etsy Blog

The Etsy blog has a wonderful post about  365 Projects: Creating Every Day for a Year. There are some really fun and unique people who are doing this project. If you would like to get inspired or if you are doing something similar, I am sure you will find this post very interesting. I startedContinue reading “365 Projects: From the Etsy Blog”

Ray Chen-Violinist: Free Discovery Concert

Yes, you read that correctly. It is a free concert. Limit of four tickets per household. This free concert is being performed at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, Missouri on Sunday, March 11 at 3:00 PM. The intent of the Harriman-Jewell Series Discovery Concerts is to provide  audiences with the opportunity toContinue reading “Ray Chen-Violinist: Free Discovery Concert”

Monthly Artist Spotlight Competition

Professional Artist Magazine is hosting a competition for artists. They will select one artist each month to be featured in their Artist Spotlight section.There is no fee to enter the competition. For all of the details please visit this link. This competition is an opportunity for artists to be interviewed, have their artwork featured, meetContinue reading “Monthly Artist Spotlight Competition”

Free Webinar: Inspirational Character Studies

Join Create Mixed Media, Christine Mason Miller, and other artists for a free webinar. Please visit this link for more information on how to sign up. This webinar, as stated by Create Mixed Media, is an “exploration and examination of favorite characters in literature and film.” The artists will utilize paper, pen, index cards, collageContinue reading “Free Webinar: Inspirational Character Studies”

Renée Phillips: Manhattan Arts International

While looking at the Professional Artist Magazine online, I discovered Renée Phillips. She is the founder and director of Manhattan Arts International. She is also a career coach focused on art and helping artists. Renée is called the “Artrepreneur Coach.” On the Professional Artist website she has many posts on being successful as an artist. The one postContinue reading “Renée Phillips: Manhattan Arts International”

Crossroads Arts District: Kansas City, Missouri

There are two things that I am doing before we leave this area: 1. Visit the library in Kansas City. Read about it here. 2. Crossroads in Kansas City. According to the Crossroads’ website it is home to “more than 400 local artists and 100 independent studios, the Crossroads Arts District is one of the mostContinue reading “Crossroads Arts District: Kansas City, Missouri”