Tag: artist

Art Hustling in the Mazda3

Art Hustling in the Mazda3

I recently ventured out and did something I’ve been wanting to do for years: I made prints of my original artwork to sell. It may sound like a small thing but trust me, being a mother with a large family…

Creative Entrepreneurs: Own Your Vision

Creative Entrepreneurs: Own Your Vision

I’ve spent the last eleven years of my life being a writer. It’s what pays the bills, it’s what keeps this site happening on the innanets. Some days, though, I feel like I’ve written all the words I have inside…

6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

I’m not much of a TV watcher, but when I do, it’s almost always something on Netflix. What did I ever do before I had an iPad, earbuds and Netflix? Some of my favorite movies to watch are about famous…

Teenage boys and their crazy hair

Teenage boys and their crazy hair

A teenager’s hair is one of the biggest ways they get to display their originality. All this mama wanted was to make sure my son was sending the right message with his crazy hair. One of the favorite things about…

Frida Kahlo-Inspired: Blue Patio Wall

Frida Kahlo-Inspired: Blue Patio Wall

Bring Frida Kahlo’s La Casa Azul in Mexico City to your own home by painting an outdoor wall a vibrant shade of blue. I’ve always had a deep love for Mexican artist Frida Kahlo but that’s no surprise. I’ve been…

Inspiration: Frida Kahlo

Inspiration: Frida Kahlo

Check out my Frida Kahlo Pinterest board for more inspiration: Follow Denise Cortes | Pearmama.com’s board Frida Kahlo | The Muse on Pinterest.

Frida Kahlo: Make your own body cast printable

Frida Kahlo: Make your own body cast printable

Download this free Frida Kahlo body cast printable and get creative with your kids. With July comes the celebration of the birth and death of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Frida was born on July 6, 1907 and she died on…

Coming to So Cal: Frida Kahlo, Her Photos at MOLAA

Coming to So Cal: Frida Kahlo, Her Photos at MOLAA

I’m excited to announce an upcoming exhibit at the Museum of Latin American Art titled, Frida Kahlo, Her Photos. It presents over two hundred images–both traditional images and more candid shots–from Frida Kahlo’s personal Casa Azul archive in Mexico City…

Paint Your Own Frida Kahlo TOMS shoes

Paint Your Own Frida Kahlo TOMS shoes

Create a stencil of your favorite portrait of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo and paint it on a pair of shoes using craft paint. New Year, new projects. I recently spoke to a fellow who really really wanted me to paint…

DIY Frida Kahlo Christmas Ornaments

DIY Frida Kahlo Christmas Ornaments

Make your own Frida Kahlo ornaments to adorn your Christmas tree this year. Any time of the year is a good time for Frida Kahlo, in my very humble opinion. Valentine’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, Halloween, Groundhog Day–you name it,…