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Quote from Fred Tomaselli

I found this quote from Fred Tomaselli in one of my sketchbooks recently, and I immediately wanted to share it with you… “When you look at the history of art, you see a history of mavericks — people doing the wrong thing. I wish that I saw more artists doing the wrong thing. That’s really…

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my hands

I found my first sketchbook from college (in 2007) the other day, and was surprised, delighted, and at times a little embarrassed about what I found inside. Haha! But mostly it just brought back so many wonderful memories… In my first ever drawing class we had to draw hands, over and over and over and……

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3 things to remember this holiday season…

Yesterday I was thinking… what exactly do I want to give this holiday season? I’m not talking about monetary gifts, but things I could give not only to my family, friends, and loved ones, but also myself, and the rest of the world. This simple list was what immediately came to mind… Be mindful. Be…

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Love Yourself

So my little (but important!) reminder for today is: Love yourself. Sometimes I’m way harder on myself than I would ever be on anyone else. I do this less and less as I get older, but still… WHY? I want to encourage you (and myself!) to accept that we may have flaws in who we…

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the 100 day project

So the 100 Day project was such an interesting experience, and experiment, for me. I stopped documenting here on my blog, mostly because I feel like I have so little time each day as it is, and making time to make art each day for 100 days proved tough at times. It’s funny, because I…

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Days 21-37 of #the100DayProject by Jules Tillman

Hello again! It’s been so interesting to work on #the100dayproject every single day. I gave myself the parameters of #100daysofblackwhiteandpink and it has definitely been a challenge at times to come up with something new and different within those “rules.” I am typically making paintings, but you may have noticed that I also use photography,…

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