Kelly's Studio

Art and other sparkly things.

Heart Art

The boy and I did our first watercolor painting project in honor of Valentine’s Day. I traced heart shaped cookie cutters onto watercolor paper, laid down a shower curtain liner on the table, and let him go to town with the brushes and primary paint colors. Fortunately, he didn’t discover the *joy* of flicking watercolor […]

Head To Toe

Guess what? I joined a gallery. I’m a new member of the San Francisco Women Artists. The gallery is in a lovely little spot in San Francisco’s Laurel Village. I know very little about galleries, but I can’t wait to learn. I’m looking forward to meeting all the talented women who are also members and […]

Make Fufu, Not War

t’s been awhile!

I have all kinds of excuses, but the only interesting one is the two-week vacation (honeymoon!) Marc and I took in Ghana from the end of May through the beginning of June.

The View From Booth 23

What a weekend!  I think I’m still processing a lot of what went on and what I learned.  Overall, it was an incredible experience.  It was really exciting to have so much of my work on display, and so many supportive friends came to see what I had been working on.  All those friendly faces […]

(So? How did it go?)

Six paintings sold!  I am absolutely thrilled.  Hooray Tiburon Art Festival! The website will be updated soon to show that the following paintings are now in private collections:  Handbag, Earrings, Golddigger, Mossy Mind, Party Dress, and Take-Out.  I am really pleased to send my art into the world, and into such wonderful homes. I’ll add […]

Strum: Framed Print for Art Festival Giveaway!

(Free Stuff!) As I mentioned in my post on Friday, I will be giving away a framed print of “Strum” through a random drawing following the Portfolio tab of my website. I have also included a photo of it here: This giclée print is matted and in a 17″ x 10″ black metal frame. The […]

Prints For Sale!

In response to some excellent comments I received to my earlier post about prints, I have set up a gallery on Now you can buy prints of varying sizes, and you can frame them too, all at the same time, if you want.  Check it out! has been getting rave reviews.  You can […]

Inky Goodness?

I’ve been reading a book called Friends, Fans And Followers, by Scott Kirsner . Actually, that’s not the whole title–it has a colon: Building An Audience And A Creative Career In The Digital Age. It’s kind of a continuation of what I learned in the marketing seminar a few weeks ago. It’s a pretty interesting […]