Face Making

Artist Gwenn Seemel’s bilingual blog about art, portraiture, free culture, and feminism.


English: this category of my blog includes all posts that are bilingual or are in English.

Drawing a cobra / Dessiner un cobra

2018 . 01 . 18 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

cobra drawing


The art of turning mistakes into discoveries. L’art de transformer les erreurs en découvertes.


Fighting for the beautifully felt thing

2018 . 01 . 15 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

Gwenn Seemel and friend


Not thinking of supporters as “subscribers” on continuous crowdfunding sites.

[version française]


Painting bugs / Peindre des insectes

2018 . 01 . 08 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Gwenn Seemel


Bugs can teach us plenty. Les insectes peuvent nous apprendre plein de choses.


All art is political. / Tout art est politique.

2018 . 01 . 02 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

dog painting by Gwenn Seemel


This video explains why. Cette vidéo explique pourquoi.


My hope / Mon espoir

2017 . 12 . 26 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

double portrait


Looking back at 2017, I’m feeling good about 2018. En regardant ce qui s’est passé en 2017, j’ai hâte pour 2018.


Getting my guts back

2017 . 12 . 19 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Your Creative Push


A big thank-you to Youngman Brown of Your Creative Push for this new interview and his help!


Painting the naïveté of men / Peindre la naïveté des hommes

2017 . 12 . 18 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

Anita Hill painting by Gwenn Seemel


A portrait of Anita Hill as Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz. Un portrait d’Anita Hill comme Dorothy dans Le Magicien d’Oz.


The Patreon fee-asco and 3 tips for artists who don’t want to get screwed by companies

2017 . 12 . 14 - Comments / Commentaires (5)

Patreon logo


At least we can all learn something from Patreon’s bad choices.


An art giveaway + a Patreon alternative! / Un tableau cadeau + une alternative à Patreon!

2017 . 12 . 12 - Comments / Commentaires (9)

Gwenn Seemel


A video in which I give away a painting. Une vidéo dans laquelle je fais cadeau d’un tableau.


A PechaKucha talk on queer art and Christian supremacy

2017 . 12 . 11 - Comments / Commentaires (6)

Gwenn Seemel speaking in Lambertville


Originally presented in Lambertville, New Jersey, I recorded this version of my talk at my studio to share with my Internet community.


The point of activism

2017 . 12 . 04 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

light switch


Perfection doesn’t help anyone.

[version française]


When making a gift of your art / Quand vous voulez offrir votre art comme cadeau

2017 . 11 . 27 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

drawing dog portrait


Art gifts aren’t like other gifts. Les cadeaux d’art ne sont pas comme les autres cadeaux.


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My name is Gwenn Seemel. I live on Long Beach Island in New Jersey, USA. I’m a full-time artist who blogs in French as well as in English. More...



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