From the Weirdo Toolbox : Earth Art by Laura Zepeda [NATURAL EARTH PAINT]
Jun 20th 2016
Laura Zepeda is an inspirational earth artist in that she has completely invented her own tools, supplies and techniques using roughly crushed earth and minerals to make “paintings” that literally glow like a gemstone. Here is her description of this interesting process….I have no idea what I’m doing but a thousand ways to do it: I’m equal parts Artist and Mad Scientist. I’m making this up as I go along...
Eco Artist and Survivor Finds Love through Earth Art [NATURAL EARTH PAINT]
Jul 28th 2016
Eco artist, Pamela Hoke, has been on an artistic journey for many years to express nature as love through her writing and art. She wrote the book “Natural Self Discovery,” and is currently creating a revised edition, which describes her recent move to the Pacific Northwest, her recent challenge with breast cancer, and a shift to Natural Earth Paints as her new medium. Her quest to discover a more earth-friendly and body-friendly art...
One Artist Changes His Art and Saves His Life [NATURAL EARTH PAINT]
Apr 27th 2016
Roberto Parada is an internationally known oil painter and illustrator, having been published in Time, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, ESPN The Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Esquire, and Huffington Post. Few people know that his art process came close to ending his life in 2004.I had the honor of interviewing him about his journey in discovering which of his art supplies were literally killing him, how it happened and what he did to change his...
Interview with Josh Tiessen: Natural Prodigy Artist
Apr 30th 2019
Josh Tiessen has a fascinating and unusual story. As a child he was considered one of the world's top ten prodigy artists and the only known male art prodigy in North America. He is primarily self taught and has now grown into an articulate young man who is maintaining his passion, drive, devotion and unbelievable work ethic with his art. He's been featured in over 90 exhibitions and has received over 60 prestigious awards and...Read More