I was immediately drawn in by the bright colors Mirelle Ortega uses in her work when I saw it on Twitter. I'm glad we were able to feature her art with its unabashed geekiness and Mexican cultural references in this week's Creators To Watch in TUBE. Magazine.
The Bookworm Lives Up To Her Name
Welcome to the Books and Books Alone Issue! Well, the year has come to a close and those of us who did NaNoWriMo are slowly fading back into real life. It's a great time for self-care, so last month, I took it a little easy and put together a list of some of my favorite... Continue Reading →
Creators to Watch: Art Twink
One of the great things about the internet is the variety of wonderful artists you can find on it such as this week's Creator to Watch, Art Twink, with their unabashedly queer, non-binary, and racially diverse imagery. Learn more about them and their art in my new TUBE. Magazine article.
Creators to Watch: Elizabeth Pich and Jonathan Kunz
I found one of Elizabeth Pich and Jonathan Kunz's War and Peas comic strips through a friend's retweet on Twitter and was hooked. I'm so glad they let us feature them in this week's Creators to Watch. We need more unabashedly feminist comics like this.
Creators to Watch: Rachel Hanke
Rachel Hanke's strikingly realistic yet fantastic portraits really caught my eye on Twitter a while back and I'm glad we were able to feature her in this week's Creators to Watch in TUBE. Magazine.
The Bookworm Walks on the “Dark” Side: The Left Hand Path and Satanism
This is a topic I've been sitting on since basically the beginning of this newsletter. It's a hard one to find good sources so I'm doing a newsletter first and including an interview! Many thanks to Jezebel Pride for taking the time to educate me. [Note: This version contains a few small edits Pride suggested to... Continue Reading →
Creators to Watch: Isabella Ragazzi
The watercolor creepiness of Isabella Ragazzi's work really draws the viewer in. And if you like creepy, her silent comic The Crooked Man is full of it. Learn more about her in my TUBE. Magazine article.
What I’m Listening To: Desaree Deckard
Desaree Deckard was a really interesting and lovely WILT subject. She put together a great playlist and also gave great advice to creatives looking to balance their projects with full-time work. Learn more about her in my TUBE. Magazine article.
Creators to Watch: Irina Nordsol
The immersive magic of Irina Nordsol's work is entrancing. You can really tell there's a story and a world there and the image is only the tip of the iceberg. Learn more about her and her work in my TUBE. Magazine article.
Creators to Watch: Akemi Art
The bright colors and whimsy of Akemi Art's work make me so happy. That along with the artist's style really stood out to me when I found them on Twitter. Learn more about them and their art in my TUBE. Magazine article.