AFC Vision Boards | Kristye Addison Dudley

I had the opportunity to help my Atlanta Falcons Cheerleader friends with a bonding craft for their summer retreat. I often pull inspiration from magazines and printed materials for my work and to set goals for myself. The ladies on the team, used my instructional video to create their own vision boards. Try one yourself,[…]

Year in Review 2014 | Contemporary Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

“The Journey” © Kristye Addison Dudley  This painting was commissioned by a collector and good friend of mine, Chris Draft. He also uses the artwork for the logo for his foundation. Chris Draft Family Foundation   He also heads up Team Draft after the death of his wife, my close friend Keasha, to lung cancer. He[…]

Where do I begin?

Love is in the air! February 2013, MJ (6 months old) and KJ (2 yrs old)  at dinner. I  can’t believe my last post was February of 2013! Ok, I am going to try and catch you up! In March 2013 I started to get the hang of my husband being deployed. I knew who[…]

Pizza or Sandwiches?

Reflections © Kristye Addison Dudleypurchase prints This painting is called Reflections. I painted it years ago during a time when I was just pondering what my life would be like. Would I get married? Would I have kids? Those questions have been answered, but there are so many more like… Which do you prefer pizza[…]

Waiting

“The Earth Has Weight” © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Prints and Cards online Hello, it’s been a while since I have blogged. I have been busy with life! Well, busy growing one. I am 17 weeks pregnant with our second child and it’s a little boy. I was really sick and exhausted for the first[…]

Thy Will Be Done

Thy Will Be Done – Acrylic on Canvas © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Print* It’s been an interesting start to the year. I have been asked numerous times “How was your holiday?” I know that people are asking out of routine, because usually the response is “It was great. How was yours?” Then we fall[…]

Today is a gift

There are so many moments in our lives where we question why things happen. There have been times where I wondered “how did I get here?” and “why me?”. I have been reflecting on this year, my relationships, my hopes and dreams. I have had the opportunity to see many of my dreams come true.[…]

That’s what friends are for

 “The Team” Acrylic on Canvas 30″ x 24″ © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Prints and cards Last Friday, the opening was great! I met so many kind and talented people in the art community and I was surrounded by our new family of friends here. It felt so good to share my art with them[…]

Back in Business

Well after 5 years, I am going to be in my first show! This photo is of me setting up. The show is in a unique place here in Shreveport called mainspace @ artspace. It’s an exhibition space for local, regional and national artists. This juried show includes 17 artists and is an introduction of[…]