• Art Posts

    Drawing Exercises with a Local Artist

    One way that my skills have improved while living in Guadalajara was by taking art classes with the local fine artist, Miguel Vega. In his classes, we refined our ability to see through various exercises. This class really pushed me to work on drawing and painting faster as everything was timed.

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    My First Zine

    I have always been inspired by the cool zines that my art friends & acquaintances make in Detroit and Kalamazoo. After checking out Ricos Jugos, a cafe in Guadalajara that sells art prints, t-shirts, stickers and zines, I felt even more inspired to make my own.

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    Lost in Lima; Found in Guadalajara

    Most days I spent wandering around the city aimlessly with my sketchbook in hand. I drew in the park, drew at by ocean, drew at cafes. In the end, I let the interesting people I met steer me. In this time I developed the idea of “Lost in Lima”, a small body of drawings.