The Pain of the Personal: An Artist’s View


An Indian cartoonist looks to bring change to America, along with a new perspective of the events that occurred during the Arab Spring Uprising.

How This Sixty-Two-Year-Old Man Became a Young Mom


“Our shared experience of vulnerability erases the age and gender differences between the young mothers and me.”

Is A Picture Worth A Thousand Words Or Dollars?

After his 4-year old daughter created an amazing painting at preschool, Doyin Richards learned a valuable lesson about fatherhood and staying in the moment.

My Dad’s Amazing Easter Island Snowman

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A child captures his father’s extraordinary snow sculpture on film.

Dad Hilariously Illustrates The Things His 3-Year-Old Says

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Like most 3-year-olds, Harper Grace says her share of silly things. Unlike most 3-year-olds, however, she has a dad who turns them into hilarious illustrations.

Meet the Naked Photographer


Trevor Christensen gets amazing, honest pictures from his subjects with a technique that you’d never expect.

What Steven Liu’s Art Can Do for Everyone


Steven Liu is an artist at Creativity Explored. His art expands what we think people are capable of.

How A DJ Spun His Life onto a Global Stage

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B.O.L.D member Rashaun “DJ Reezey®” Williams reflects on his journey as a performer, and acknowledges the people who helped him succeed.

That Time a 7 Year-Old Pitched Me His Story


Standing in front of a corner store on a hot June day in Philly, a former student tells me why he’s newsworthy.

Dear Artists: We Need You Now More Than Ever

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The world is getting more confusing. Eric Shapiro reminds us why we need you.

Finding Your Voice


Leo Babauta gives great advice to up and coming artists. Find your voice, and shout.

My Dad Taught Me to Love Me


My Dad doesn’t shy away from the parts of me that aren’t bright and fluffy. He respects me for who I am even if he doesn’t always agree with me. He wants to get to know all of me.

Farrow’s Tweet: A Discussion of Art and the Morality of the Artist

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The history of art is full of reprehensible behavior. Should that matter?

Dad, Can I Have Another Sandwich?

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JJ Vincent went back for more of David Laferriere’s sandwich bags, and found more than he expected.

One Month of Thankfulness: Bad Album Covers

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The joy of the so bad it’s good album cover.

Men Who Craft: In a Gifting Emergency, They Can Be Your Best Friend

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When JJ Vincent is knitting, the answer to the question “are you holding that for your wife” is a resounding “no”.