Earlier this month I attended the first ever Women's Travel Fest hosted by the lovely Kelly Lewis of Go! Girl Guides. Kelly and I met about two years ago while traveling through Israel and having kept in touch since, it hardly surprised me that she managed to pull something of this great magnitude off like a pro.The all-day festival was appropriately slated to coincide with International Women[...]
 
 
Our featured artist this week resides in Brooklyn, New York and focuses on urban art, reflective of the area. Kathryn Klopp specializes in portraits, drawings and paintings using a variety of mediums and artistic techniques. Travel has been a constant influence on the young artist, having studied and lived in Cuba for a time.How/when did you begin sketching/painting?I think I really have b[...]
 
 
Marlene Jorge is our featured artist this week and a personal favorite of mine. I was introduced to Marlene about a year ago through a mutual friend who knows the painter from their days growing up in the Dominican Republic. After attending a small gallery reception for the now New Yorker, I fell in love with the images she creates.When did you first start painting?Since I was 7. I recall[...]
 
 
Our Artist of the Week is Toni Silber-Delerive who has been doing art virtually all of her life. Born in Philadelphia, she received her B.F.A. in Painting from the Philadelphia College of Art and studied at the School of Visual Arts. A Manhattan-based artist and graphic designer, Toni's work is featured in private and corporate collections and has been in many exhibitions.After viewing some of[...]
 
 
After featuring Annika Connor a few weeks ago and learning about how travel has served as an inspiration in many of her paintings I decided to feature a different artist every week. Annika is to thank for our artist this week, Martina Molin, who also hails from Stockholm, Sweden. The two were recently reunited in the Hamptons for the Midsummer Celebration: A Swedish & German Summer Celebration[...]
 
 
It's hard to find just the right word to describe Annika Connor. The young and vivacious Manhattanite also happens to be a renowned painter who has lived and traveled all over the globe.Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia Connor can easily spend up to sixteen hours a day painting, adding to her extensive collection of pieces ranging from whimsical ballet scenes to otherworldly landscapes. When she's[...]
 
 
I first heard of Zlatica Hujbertová a few weeks ago when she featured her current collection at Slovak Fashion Night.  Although several other talented designers showed that night, her “homeless chic” garb as I like to call it was beyond impressive.  Here's a little rundown on my new favorite designer.So how did Zlatica get started?Hujbertova grew up in Pezinok, a small winery town near Bra[...]