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The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 5) – I got the music in me

Music has always been a great source of inspiration for my art so it should come as no surprise that my musical interests would find their way into the ongoing Fae Nouveau project. I touched on that subject in Part 4 and this is very much a continuation of that thought. ICE QUEEN (2010) © Herb…

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The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 3)

This is the third installment to an ongoing series of posts detailing a project of mine called Fae Nouveau, a mix of three parts Mucha, two parts fairy art and one part fun with friends.     This image has a long and colorful history. It features good friend and frequent model Amy. The original modeled photo was taken for…

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The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 2)

This is the second part of an ongoing series of posts detailing a project of mine called Fae Noveau, my own (potentially harmless?) cocktail of three parts Mucha, two parts fairy art and one part fun with friends. In this installment I’ll be going through the process of getting from concept to finished art on…

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The Art of Fae Nouveau (Part 1)

Once upon a time there was a man named Alphonse Mucha. He was a Czech artist who came to Paris in 1887 to make his name in the art world. He in fact made it synonymous with an entire genre of art that defined the ambiance of the turn of that century. It’s an ambiance…

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Interview with Jade Cheung, Part 3

This is the conclusion of our three-part feature on Jade Cheung. The entire interview can also be found throughout the month of April in the Featured Artist link to the right.   Photo © Studio 5 Graphics   Tell us a little bit about the world of cosplay for you. Cosplay for me is having the opportunity to…

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Interview with Jade Cheung, Part 2

This is the second of our three-part feature on Jade Cheung. The entire interview can also be found throughout the month of April in the Featured Artist link to the right. Please tell us a bit about your general work process. My work habits tend to vary depending on what else is going on. I seem to…

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Interview with Jade Cheung, Part 1

Jade Cheung is an amazing and multifaceted artist whose work is all over the creative map. Whether sculpting, drawing, painting or wearing her creations, her work is always stunning and her presence delightful. This is the first of a three-part feature, the entire interview can also be found throughout the month of April in the Featured…

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Interview with Leyla Safa, Part One

This is the first of a two-part feature on the illustrator Leyla Safa. The interview can be found  in it’s entirety through the month of March in the Featured Artist link to the right. © Leyla Safa     Leyla Safa’s art is imbued with a warmth and magic that is all her own. Through the…

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Interview with Mark Roland, Part 3

This is the conclusion to our three-part interview with the artist Mark Roland. The interview in it’s entirety can be found throughout the month of December in the “Featured Artist” link to the right. Dissent © Mark Roland/Alan Clark   Tell us a little about your collaborations with Alan M. Clark. We did a couple…

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