Mom Art Workshop March 22 at MassArt

Mom Art Workshop

What MOM Art Workshop: Learn to Paint + the Art of Haiku Where Massachusetts College of Art and Design 621 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA (edit map) North Hall Room 181 The Event Catalyst! Julie Chen, an artist and MassArt student, is curating a Mom-inspired art show for the week of Mother’s Day. She has graciously volunteered her time and space in her show … Continue reading

A Tattoo to Remember the Virginia Tech Shooting

t2a contributor and enthusiastic creative Amanda Heptinstall had the unique task of drawing a memorial tattoo for her friend and Virginia Tech Alum, BJ. We all remember the sensationalized coverage of the VT shooting. All of that ‘coverage’ overshadows and eventually buries a tragedy like this one. It was comforting to learn that the VT … Continue reading

A Non-Artist’s Art

By Lauren Muscarella When you go to a university to study art, you are tasked with accurately depicting what you see in every medium. You must train your eye to see what is really there and not what it “knows” is there. Staring at an object and trying to draw it can be revelatory experience. You … Continue reading

April’s Topic: Drawing’s Healing Properties

Watercolor by Maggie Sylva

Trauma to Art is growing and evolving. I could not be more excited about the people I’ve met and the experiences I’ve been lucky enough to enjoy because of it. One of the amazing things that has come out of this endeavor is that I get to spend a lot of quality time with my … Continue reading