Tag: Frida

Frida Kahlo: Come Forth As Gold Show

Frida Kahlo: Come Forth As Gold Show

Let’s celebrate Frida Kahlo’s birthday in July with a Frida-inspired art show at Shop Mi Vida in Highland Park. The day is finally here! Months of working on these pieces and I’m so excited for you all to see them….

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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…

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Frida Kahlo | Be your own muse

Frida Kahlo | Be your own muse

I love it when Frida —  la Friducha — was chingona. The beautiful, delicate woman husband Diego Rivera used to call his paloma, his dove. She wasn’t always beautiful and delicate. Struggling with her ailing body from a young age,…

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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…

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Happy 107th birthday, Frida Kahlo

Happy 107th birthday, Frida Kahlo

To my muse, Frida Kahlo, I bid you the happiest of birthdays. Daughter. Painter. Wife. Lover. Friend. Artist. Activist. Broken. This is one of the many reasons why I love Frida Kahlo so much, why I find myself so inextricably…

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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…

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Up close and personal: Frida Kahlo, Her Photos exhibit at MOLAA

Up close and personal: Frida Kahlo, Her Photos exhibit at MOLAA

If you love Frida Kahlo as much as I do, then you’ll want to make a beeline to the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) in Long Beach to catch their new exhibit, Frida Kahlo, Her Photos. I had the…

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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…

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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…

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