artisticallyspeaking.com has been created to be the leading online resource of contemporary decorative art and artisans-their lives and their lifestyle. It will feature Artistically Speaking Magazine, Artistically Speaking Radio, and this blog. Future plans include Artistically Speaking TV, AS Decorative Artisan Community, reader portfolios and galleries, exhibition opportunities, the AS shop, and the internet’s most comprehensive decorative art resource database.
Artistically Speaking Blog...updated 4-5 times each week with the latest news, photos, commentary and information for today's decorative artisan. The blog will show reference photos for decorative artisans, faux finishers and muralists. Also snippets from other Internet sites that feature faux and decorative painting.
Artistically Speaking Magazine is the visual voice of a new generation of decorative artisans. Edited by serial creative entrepreneur and visionary artisan Rebecca E. Parsons, this magazine is designed to be the leading contemporary decorative art and creative lifestyle magazine with feature articles, creative lifestyle interviews, art news, product reviews, columns written by a network of correspondents, special offers, editors' picks, and even your art horoscope. It will also provide the latest project ideas and decorative art projects by the world’s leading decorative artisans with interactive art, faux finishing, mural and plastering tutorials, green eco-art techniques, tips to nurture our inner artist and embrace our creative spirit and answers to your professional practice and business questions. It's all about living a creative life!
Publishers: AS Publishing House Editor-in-Chief/Creative Director:
Rebecca E. Parsons WebMaster/Creative Director:
the radio show...
Artistically Speaking Radio is blend of lively conversation, cutting edge creative ideas and encouraging support with healthy doses of inspiration. It is an opportunity to speak with and hear the creative journeys of other artists, craftsmen and creative souls who are doing what they love and designing a lifestyle business that embraces their vision, goals and dreams. Each episode includes: artisan interview, business tips, product reviews, creative living ideas and much more. Listen and be inspired to live a creative life!
Artistically Speaking Community is your voice as a member of the new generation of decorative artisans. It is the place to meet and exchange ideas and inspiration with like-minded creative entrepreneurs. It will have a non-competitive mastermind format of sharing for the common health and continuation of the decorative painting industry and related artforms.
Future plans include Artistically Speaking TV, Reader Portfolios and Galleries, exhibition opportunities, Artistically Speaking Boutique, and the Internet’s most comprehensive decorative art resource database.