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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.

Hurry! Frida Kahlo, Her Photos exhibit ends June 8

Hurry! Frida Kahlo, Her Photos exhibit ends June 8

Oh my gosh, guys. You only have five more days to go to the Museum of Latin American Art and catch the Frida Kahlo, Her Photos exhibit! That’s right–the exhibit ends on June 8, 2014. MOLAA is offering extended hours…

Latina Heroes: Painted Peg Dolls

Latina Heroes: Painted Peg Dolls

I wanted to create dolls that were an example of strong women in the Latina community so my daughters could identify with them and be inspired. I’ve been going a little loca over these teeny tiny peg dolls lately. After…

Dia de los Muertos: Frida y Diego Paper Collage

Dia de los Muertos: Frida y Diego Paper Collage

Create your own Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera collage for Dia de los Muertos using colored paper, scissors and markers. I have an obsession with Frida Kahlo and I’m not ashamed. She will always be my muse–with her creativity, her…

Happy birthday, Frida Kahlo

Happy birthday, Frida Kahlo

Today is Mexican artist Frida Kahlo‘s birthday. I’ve been obsessed with Frida since I was a wee lass. Her art.Her face.Her style. Her passion. They all attracted me like a moth to a flame. Now, when I paint, I often…

When you want to rock a necklace like Frida Kahlo

When you want to rock a necklace like Frida Kahlo

The second I saw this necklace I thought, this is something Frida Kahlo would’ve worn. I want! Frida was known for wearing beautiful, bold Pre-Columbian jewelry, handmade stones and pendants. Contrary to popular belief, she wore them as a political…

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,…