Misty Granade

mixed media art

Weekly Recap: May 29-June 4, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016, 150/366 I only vaguely remember when I first heard an “om” in a yoga class. I thought it was weird, New Age-y mumbo jumbo while simultaneously…

Weekly Recap: May 22-28, 2016

Sunday, May 22, 2016, 143/366 Love me some brown pages. I don’t know what it is about it but if you look at my Pinterest Mixed Media Board it is…

Weekly Recap: May 15-21, 2016

Sunday, May 15, 2016, 136/366 So close! So close! I’ve only got a handful of rows left and then seaming and edging. Just in time for it to be so…

Weekly Recap: May 8-14, 2016

Sunday, May 8, 2016, 129/366 I decided to take a bit of time and fluff my Season of Lists Journal. I gave it a hairdo of some ribbons and yarn…

2017 Goals Recap

Ahh, yes, the recap of the year that has past. It’s been one of the most amazing years for me artistically and professionally. I’m proud of the work I’ve done…

2016 Goal Recap

It’s that time of year when I revisit what I’ve accomplished in the past 365 days. Goal setting is something I started four years ago when I began my “Make Something…

2018 Goals

As I’ve begun to think about 2018, I’ve gotten incredibly excited! Last year at this time, I was contemplating a month of house renovations so I didn’t have time to…

Summer Break

I’ll be taking July off to spend some time with family and to work on my show. I’ll still be posting the Weekly Recaps of the daily work I’m doing…

2017 Goals

I’ve talked before about how this year got off to a bit of a slow start for me. But I did finally get to my goal making session! Yay! Go…

Tending 2022

It’s my yearly recap of my artistic practice for 2021. Plus a concrete list of what I’ll be pursuing in 2022.

Sawyer

“Sawyer”(acrylic paint, found paper, ink, fabric, & stitching)11×14×1.5″ Private Collection: Not for Sale This was a commission for a college friend who I’ve made several pieces for in commemoration of…

What to do when you are stuck

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. What to do when you are stuck. This is the seventh in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.

Art AV Club: Mark Bradford

In this Art AV Club I take a look at Mark Bradford, his love of paper and deconstruction of it, and my own deep love of the same.

Examining what you make

Starting an art practice can be daunting. Here are my best tips and ideas to help get you set up for a sustainable practice. Examining what you make. This is the sixth in my series on How to Create Your Art Practice.

Art AV Club: Joan Mitchell

In this Art AV Club I take a look at the work of Joan Mitchell and hear her talk about the way she works. I point out the echos of her work in my own work.