Greetings! I love autumn. It is my favorite season. Warm afternoons, cool mornings, and the perfect nights that require blankets with an open window are plentiful during this time of… Read more Vaughn Ontario Culture days →
Greetings, I am happy to announce that my labor of love is complete: I have finished my first eBook. It is a short and simple guide that provides tips for success in writing your own blog. Since beginning this art blog, I have toyed with the idea of writing instructional materials to support my content. As the child of teachers I have always been asked if teaching was in my blood. I usually denied this idea, and proclaimed that teaching was not for me because I had the idea of… Read more Introducing a free eBook →
My latest work is a mask inspired by my ancestral Yoruba tribe from West Africa. I wanted to represent the model of an elongated and oval shaped face, as this is commonly seen on traditional masks from the region. Here you can see an up close and angled perspective of the nose bridge of the mask. The area is raised slightly to show a break in the surface of the face. The method of this painting further explores my current practice of singular images against a black negative space. For… Read more Gold textured mask with a black background →
Greetings! I was having fun with my video camera and shot this video the other day. I took the content from one of my blog postings and simply read it to the camera. Windows Media Movie Maker allowed me to easily insert photos and edit clips to make a video. It is posted on YouTube, so my style is much flirtier than usual. It was fun and I think I will continue to make videos that showcase my art. I also decided to hide most of my face. I know… Read more New video available →
An acrylic relief painting of a planet with rings on canvas. The main colours are gold and black. In this post Stephanie Konu discusses the techniques used to create this style of painting.
Greetings! I have great news: my newest artwork is now featured on original clothing at http://www.Spacearttshirts.com. In an earlier post, I talked about my new offering of prints; and those… Read more Space Art T-shirt: Neptune’s Trident →
Current price: $25 CDN with free shipping to Canada and the United States. This piece is inspired by the little known rings of Uranus. Discovered in 1977 by scientists… Read more Epsilon 3D Pattern Canvas Gallery Wrap Print →
I am excited to announce that I will now be offering prints of my artwork here on my blog! At the top of the page (in the navigation bar) is a link that reads: “Purchase My Prints”. When you click that link you will see links to prints of my artwork that are for sale. With the awesome power of Shopify and my friends at Printify, you can have a beautiful print of my very original artwork sent to you with free shipping. Thanks for supporting me, and be sure… Read more What is new? →