I am very excited to introduce to our newest guest instructor here at Alla Prima – Mercedes Rae Cruz! Mercedes is a lifelong friend and has been in and around Alla Prima since its humble beginning, so sitting down with her to talk about art was an absolute treat. Mercedes was borned and raised here … Continue reading Featured Artist: Mercedes Rae Cruz
Hello, friend! Welcome to what should be an informative, sometimes awkward, and hilarious representation of what it’s like to be a working artist and an art educator. We are Hannah and Brooke, and we are going to tell you all about how we spend our time covered in paint for a living. We are both … Continue reading Nice To Meet You
Every time I teach a clay lesson to new students I get to deliver the heartbreaking news that not only will they not take their creations home today, but they also have to glaze (whut?!) their work so that I can fire it again (double whut??) before I can return anything… So, here it is … Continue reading The Ceramic Cycle: How does that work though?