Misty Granade

mixed media art

thinking

Summer Reblog Series: Materials Used

As June gets revved up and my show looms closer and closer, I decided to showcase some previous things I’ve written in order to allow me some time to get…

june 28 2016

Summer Reblog Series: The Gap

As June gets revved up and my show looms closer and closer, I decided to showcase some previous things I’ve written in order to allow me some time to get…

Weekly Recap: May 22-28, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017 I am loving my spray paint phase! I love the texture and dimension I get from spray paint. Tuesday, May 23, 2017 I peeled some things…

Get Messy Art Journal: Season of Contrast

This past week finished up Season 14 in the Get Messy Art Journal Community*. Get Messy Art Journal is an art journaling program that is a school, art playground, and…

Women I’m Learning From

I’ve been thinking about my influences lately. I started in 2013 with a simple plan to make space for learning and growing as an artist. Along the way I’ve been…

Another Show Update

As I’ve been thinking through how the pieces for my show will work together I decided that they were too big at 12×18″. Envisioning how to edit and present them…

Being a Mom while Being an Artist

This is the last in a series of topics that came from my discussions with The Council of Arty Cleverness. This one was Sharyn’s idea. First of all, I just…

My Upcoming Show: Conversational Sexism

When I started talking with the gallery manager at Lowe Mill last fall about my show, I originally thought I’d do more canvas works in my Modern Icon series since…

How Do I Decide My Work is Finished?

Over the next few Thursdays I’ll be talking about topics that came out of a discussion I had with The Council of Arty Cleverness. They suggested some blog topics and…

Emotional Weight

Last week I started the #100dayproject on Instagram to spur me into working on the pieces for my show. (You can see my work at #100DaysOfArtShowPrep.) It was a big…

When What You Planned isn’t Working

Over the next few Thursdays I’ll be talking about topics that came out of a discussion I had with The Council of Arty Cleverness. They suggested some blog topics and…

Magic Eye

Over the next few Thursdays I’ll be talking about topics that came out of a discussion I had with The Council of Arty Cleverness. They suggested some blog topics and…

A few notes on fear

How did I get here? To this place of wanting to do something and feeling as if I don’t have the skills. How did I get here? In the gap,…