I have a new job! (: It seems like serendipity that while being a paper artist and owning a small business called Paperhugger, I would eventually work in a place that LOVES PAPER! Before 2020 ended, I accepted an employment opportunity for a Chicago non-profit called Spudnik Press Cooperative and joined the team as their … Continue reading What are your memories from when you were a new hire? Here are 5 of mine.
“You could leave life right now.” – Marcus Aurelius in his private journal Death has been a ubiquitous theme in art. There is a myriad of art forms that can be crafted from it – a painting that depicts a decaying plant, a poem about someone who passed away, a hum or a tune associated … Continue reading Reflections: One Year Post-Surgery
Three years after their self-titled debut, with Time magazine naming their track "Eye to Eye" one of the best songs of 2016, Chicago indie-pop quintet Varsity is back with another full-length album filled with bright and catchy melodies. Singer and keyboardist Stephanie Smith continues to charm us with her beautiful vocals, and is still joined … Continue reading Album Feature: Parallel Person by VARSITY