Balance

We have all heard of work-life balance. It’s supposed to all work out: you have your job, a hobby, time for family and friends. Only very rarely does it work out that way. In Spain, work-life balance is prioritized even more than I am used to in America. At work we are strongly encouraged to …

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52 Self-Portraits

One of my main projects for 2018 was a self-portrait a week using my Instax camera, as taught in Vanessa Oliver-Lloyds 52 Portraits Class (sadly no longer available). Some of these photos were taken on the same day, as I often was behind or if I ran out of film. I used some of Vanessa’s …

Christmas in Morocco

We spent the holidays in Morocco and I finally got around to finishing my Moroccan art journal. Because we were with family I wanted to spend as much time as I could with them so left my art journal until we came back to Madrid. It was a really incredible experience, minus a few hiccups. …

Italy Art Journal

Art. Pizza. Architecture. Scooters. Markets. Gelato. Beaches. Blue. Those are the words that sum up my trip to Italy this year. My partner and I explored Naples, Capri, the Amalfi Coast, Salerno, Paestum, Pompeii, Matera, Bari, and Palermo. It was a trip I had been planning in my head since I was a little girl. …