06 Dec 2019

Sonya Labrie

i. I work as a: Glass artist /Glassblower, designer, and instructor ii. I do this creative work because: Glass has endless possibilities and I keep discovering new ways of working with it. The medium is challenging and I enjoy learning and growing as an artist. There is a physical nature to

24 Nov 2019

Tracy Fillion

i. I work as a: textile artist/clothing designer. I plant dye silk and weave cloth, then sew them into wearable garments, as well as a small line of linen basics. ii. I do this creative work because: I love and need to work with my hands. Integrating craft traditions old

19 Nov 2019

Robert Rauschenberg

“A pair of socks,” Robert Rauschenberg declared, “is no less suitable to make a painting with than wood, nails, turpentine, oil and fabric.’ This American artist – who was born 1925 in Port Arthur, Texas and died 2008 in Captiva, Florida – didn’t use socks to create his renowned painting

17 Nov 2019

Ulla Clark

i. I work as a: Screenprinter and graphic/product designer. . ii. I do this creative work because:  I enjoy working with my hands and being able to live and work on my own terms while also expressing my creativity in what I do. . iii. Personal qualities that help me in

08 Nov 2019

Dina Lu

i. I work as a Calligraphy Workshop Instructor (for the public and for corporate team-building events). ii. I do this creative work because: I love spreading the joy of calligraphy to other people and helping them make special gifts and cards for their loved ones. I also love the idea

05 Nov 2019

Cindy Sherman

In photos dating back to the 1970’s, world-renowned artist Cindy Sherman has been transforming herself  into characters – aging society ladies to sentient cut-out dolls, Renaissance muses to 1920s flappers, fairy tale victims to villains.  “I wish I could treat every day as Halloween,” Sherman says, “and get dressed up

01 Nov 2019

Sabina Majkrzak

i. I work as a: owner, creator at GreenBean Reloved. I’m also a nurse (RN). ii. I do this creative work because: GreenBean is my creative outlet. I always used to make or alter clothing. Working in the hospital can be at times stressful.  This is often a break from the

20 Oct 2019

Stephanie Keung

i. I work as a Concrete Artist ii. I do this creative work because: I love mixing the raw material into something different. Concrete is so unseen and shaping it has brought out a whole new light on the outlook of concrete. Mind The Minimal has taught me to be patient

20 Oct 2019

Helena Jenkinson

i. I work as a potter, making small batch functional pieces, built by the hand, without the use of machinery.  ii. I do this creative work because: When using my hands to build and form, I feel completely connected to the material. The immersive experience of transferring my energy, passion

18 Oct 2019

Cameron Dougherty

i. I work as a Glassblower, focusing on barware and other sculptural and decorative items for the home ii. I do this creative work because: I find the challenge of working with glass to be extremely rewarding. It is a dance of heat, gravity and centrifugal force, as well as the