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Do you know Ellen Harvey?

Now that my exhibit is up, I am in the process of networking and sending people info in the hopes of generating more publicity. It is a conceptual art project, really. In the process of researching publicity and contacts, etc etc, I ended up on Joan Mattera's blog which led me to Jackie Battenfield's blog which led me to an artist I had never heard of before but who I think is absolutely fascinating in her blending of the conceptual and realist painting. Check out Ellen Harvey, and down the rabbit hole you'll go...


Kaetlyn Wilcox said…
I LOVE Ellen Harvey's work! Her back story inspired me to take the artist plunge too. I read somewhere that she went to law school, started working as a corporate lawyer, but quickly realized that it wasn't the right kind of life for her. So she saved as much money as she could until she had enough to support herself for one year during which she would make art full time. And it worked! She never had to get another job after that. I read about that about six months before I quit my own full time job. :)

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