Face Making

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


Kirk Reeves: this category of my blog includes articles and videos about Kirk Reeves and about the mural portrait that I painted of him.

It’s people not objects that allow artists to make a living.

2017 . 09 . 21 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

text


If only artists understood.


The fine art of burning bridges (and building new ones)

2017 . 08 . 14 - Comments / Commentaires (8)

New Jersey artist Gwenn Seemel


Sometimes it’s good for your art career to tell people off.


Can artists make money?

2016 . 07 . 06 - Comments / Commentaires (10)

illustration


This 25 minute talk explains how the art business isn’t like any other business.


Old Portland, new Portland

2015 . 11 . 17 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

unicorn drawing


Something beautiful died in PDX, but that doesn’t mean it’s all over for the City of Roses.


Open collaboration

2015 . 07 . 27 - Comments / Commentaires (5)

eye


A portrait and two repaired pieces of public art.


Vandals

2015 . 05 . 12 - Comments / Commentaires (13)

graffiti


It happened finally: the mural of Kirk Reeves that I created last summer has been defaced by a tagger.


T-shirts, totes, leggings, and lots of other stuff too!

2015 . 04 . 10 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

raccoon painting on a t-shirt


My Redbubble shop just got more exciting!


7 years

2015 . 02 . 17 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

Gwenn and the Kirk Reeves mural


That’s how long I’ve been blogging as of today, and it’s paid off in so many ways.


Stress and self-expression / Le stress et l’expression de soi

2014 . 10 . 16 - Comments / Commentaires (5)

Gwenn


Different ways of dealing with problems. Les différentes façons de faire face aux difficultés.


7 lessons learned while doing public art through the RACC

2014 . 10 . 01 - Comments / Commentaires (19)

Bud


When I was offered my first piece of public art in 2013, I had no idea how much the project would force me to grow as an artist.


Singular purpose / Un but singulier

2014 . 09 . 27 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

painting


Losing myself in a single creative endeavor. Me perdre dans un effort créatif.


When the Regional Arts and Culture Council lied

2014 . 09 . 24 - Comments / Commentaires (10)

kirk


Over the last year and some, the City of Portland pressured me to break the law repeatedly.


Page 1 of 4 pages  1 2 3 >  Last »

self-portrait

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...



Gwenn Seemel on Liberapay
Gwenn Seemel on Patreon
YouTube     Vimeo
GooglePlus     Twitter
LinkedIn     Facebook
Instagram     Redbubble


CATEGORIES:

English
Français
TOP POSTS
Apple Pie
Business of art
Crime
Drawing
Empathetic Magic
Endometriosis
Events
Featuring artists
Feminism
Kirk Reeves
Interviews
Philosophy
Photography
Portraiture
Practice
Process images
Reviews
Uncopyright
Video
Subjective
You Bag