Here on my blog, you'll find life pep talks, inspiration, art tips, & passionate rants from a very passionate artist. I truly believe art has the power to heal, and I know the mental health benefits firsthand. Here we say hello to trying new things, and goodbye to perfectionism. So, dive on in and enjoy some heartfelt words to get you feeling inspired!
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Hey there, my fellow artsy souls! Today, let’s dive into the wonderful world of maintaining a sketchbook & explore some of my go-to sketchbook tips for beginners! (or honestly, even a seasoned artist just looking for a little refresher of insight!) These sketchbook tips will help you embrace your passion and stay dedicated to your […]
Welcome to a little recap of my Annual Vision Board Party: a yearly tradition where we dive into dreams, set intentions, strategically goal-set, and bask in the company of good souls. This time, we turned “The Madison” venue in Cleveland into our haven of creativity, & self-reflection, and I’ve got tons of pictures to show […]
Hello sunshine’s! Arastasia, – aka – Artsy Airy, here!! In this blog I’ll be giving an inside look at my Euclid, Ohio flower wall mural for Bombshell Beauty. This work of art is proudly displayed on the outdoor patio right next to Paragon Wine Bar, giving locals and tourists alike a dose of artistic inspiration. […]
Hey there lovers! Arastasia, aka Artsy Airy, here! I am back with the full scoop on my new Cleveland Mural at Battr Sweets in Tremont. Battr is located at the heart of Literary Rd. & Professor in Tremont, Ohio – an adorable Cleveland village. Join me on this journey and I’ll spill the beans about […]
Hello sunshine, Artsy Airy here. Have you ever found yourself plagued by self-doubt, questioning your talent, and feeling like an imposter in the artistic realm? If so, know that you’re not alone. Many creative souls face the challenge of imposter syndrome for artists —a persistent belief that they don’t deserve their accomplishments and that their […]
Have you ever found yourself absolutely irritated by film that didn’t develop with your Polaroid camera? Because… yes, same. I absolutely LOVE polaroids, I have hundreds and hundreds of them around my office. But, when the film is faulty and doesn’t develop properly, I get so frustrated… it seriously drives me bananas. Film is pretty […]
Hello sunshine! If you’re looking for a fun DIY art project that you can do at home, using every day items, then I have a fun idea and tutorial for you! In this article you’ll see how I used an empty Valentines Day chocolate box as inspiration to paint a colorful memory! What started as […]
Hello sunshine! Arastasia, aka – artsy airy – here! I am a full-time artist with a deep passion for sharing the mental health benefits of creativity. Painting has become one of my absolute healthiest coping mechanisms and the way it helps my anxiety is life changing. Art therapy can be life-changing for you too! Follow […]
Anyone who knows me, knows i’m always saying “look at the sky!” I truly love taking time out of my day to slow down, and admire the big open space above us. Within the last year, I have found a deep appreciation for painting clouds, and bringing a little piece of the sky down to […]
First, why should you add live wedding painting to your wedding day? Live wedding painting is the perfect way to relive your wedding day exactly the way it felt. It’s just the icing on the cake when you add in everything else like your photos, videos, etc. Being able to look back and recall all […]