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ART + LIFE: November: Noche de Altares

Greetings & salutations my friends! Although some time has passed, Dia de los Muertos is one of my very favorite holidays and this year’s did not disappoint.  Leo and I went down to Orange County for my favorite Day of the Dead celebration: Santa Ana’s Noche de Altares. He took such beautiful shots that I […]

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Brooklyn

New this month is Brooklyn – named for the street in Los Angeles that is now Cesar Chavez Avenue. I grew up in a neighborhood that was about 97% Latino and as a child, I thought the name Brooklyn sounded exotic. While my Dad is originally from Mexico, he grew up in East LA & […]

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ART + LIFE // September & October

It’s been a busy couple months with events but I’ve also been drawing up a storm. My own little Dead Man’s Party has been in the works for what feels like forever but has actually been about a year.  It’s usually the last piece I work on in a day – the one I wind […]