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Cool your heels, Toots

Do you ever feel like you bite off more than you can chew?  Do you love to say ‘yes!’ ‘absolutely,’ ‘fan-fucking-tastic,’ or ‘oki-doki-artichoki’? Do you take on so many projects, you forget to leave time for, oh I don’t know, yourself? No?…yea, me either…I think in my last post I kind of jinxed myself… It…… Continue reading Cool your heels, Toots

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Make it Pretty

  Several years ago I received a comment about my work that really stuck with me. Mainly because it reminded me of those back-handed compliments Old Hollywood stars, and genteel southern ladies are notorious for making. The only difference is, this was made by the head of my University’s Art Department. She was also an…… Continue reading Make it Pretty

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Confessions to my side piece…

I wouldn’t typically do this… I mean grand gestures, flash dance mobs, and airing my dirty laundry in public isn’t really my go to move, but in this situation I feel it’s necessary. I know our relationship is new, but I really see this going somewhere…so I want to be honest. You’re my side piece.…… Continue reading Confessions to my side piece…

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I’m Lily, and I have no idea what I’m doing

I’m an artist located near Washington D.C. and I have been trying to write this post since Monday. Why did it take so long, you ask? Well, aside from my own internal struggle of putting not just my artwork, but also my thoughts out there for everyone to judge (what if no one likes me!?).…… Continue reading I’m Lily, and I have no idea what I’m doing

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Artist Statement (a.k.a. Am I doing this right)

Constantly; I’m bombarded with images, colors, daydreams, and words, words, words. I’m prone to being accosted by spurts of laugher, and can be frightened to tears. I always feel inspired, fidgety to make something. My doodles and trinkets share the flecks of hope, love, humor, and little connections I find along the way.