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DISCOUNT COUPON FOR JODEE LUNA’S ART

Here is a 35% discount code, BRUAHH, for those of you who have asked about purchasing canvas reproductions, framed prints, greeting cards e.g. of my art and photography http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/jodee-luna/shop.

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The Parting: Letting Go of Your Paintings

Personal paintings become a part of the artist’s journey, and, like good friends, can be difficult to say good-bye to as you travel along your creative path. This watercolor my sister and I created reminds us of those family camping … Continue reading

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Forest Adventure of Youth with Mask

Here’s the finished acrylic portrait I’ve been working on for the past two weeks I’ve titled, Forest Adventures. This project has conjured up some interesting ideas. My daughter, Elya, suggested, “Mom, this painting could be an illustration for a story.” … Continue reading

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Indulge in the Selfish Side of Writing

I write, primarily, for myself: to vent feelings, to process changes, and to make meaning out of everything from monotony to madness. And somewhere along this writer’s journey (which began with a journal at the age of twenty), I envisioned … Continue reading

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Masquerade Masks: Ideas for Decorating

Whether you make your own masquerade mask or buy a blank one online, decorating your mask is a fun creative project packed full of potential for self-expression. Recently, my daughter, Andy, decorated some masks for her dance group. She used … Continue reading

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Why I Create Art

“I love your art work…it is truly an expression of your soul at this time.” My friend Donna’s words expressed one of the many reasons why I create art. When the soul rumbles so deeply inside that I can’t express … Continue reading

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How to Make a Vintage Masquerade Mask

Soft and feminine yet brazen and bold; Hardly descriptors seeming to go together, except when you’re making a vintage, mixed media masquerade mask. I’d envisioned a vintage mask for weeks. In fact, the concept captivated me because I love all … Continue reading

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