Target Hits The Mark With Todd Oldham’s Handmade Modern

“I was tired of arts and crafts supplies that weren’t any good.” Designer Todd Oldham expressed to me when I asked him about the inspiration for “Handmade Modern,” his line of Do-It-Yourself kits exclusively made for Target.  The launch party was a D.I.Y’er dream. with adorable (and delectable) appetizers , build a your own mock/cocktailRead more

‘Selma’ Movie Review: Not Your Average Dream Speech

What happens when a man stands up and says enough is enough? The march from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama for voter’s rights is what happens.  Ava DuVernay’s Selma takes a look back at this historical march led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) that is nothing short of complex and gut wrenching.  Although it was not a full blown biopicRead more

Dick Blick Art Materials Celebrates Their Shining Stars In a B.I.G. Way

We are all familiar with the babysitting/dogwalking/waiter that is working to remove the words “starving” from their artistic goals. Working even in an art store can side track an artist from their “big picture.” This is where Dick Blick comes to save the day. The leading art supply store already provides quality and affordable materialsRead more