Escaping the confines of the canvas

Hello, I wanted to share that I was featured in a magazine called Fabulous Floors Magazine. I am just seeing the tear sheet for the first time. I started painting these canvas pillows with screen printed art to extend my work and I was thrilled to see them in a national publication. I have also
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Hello 2014

Happy New Year, I hope this new year is treating everyone well. I have started the new year off well traveling, seeing family and renewing my passion for painting and all things creative. My husband and I took a couples trip to New York City and that place always sparks so much creative energy in
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Praise and pride

“My perspective, your perspective” (Detail of diptych) © Kristye Addison Dudley January is almost over and I have only blogged once. I have got to get back to it! Well, here’s an update. A memorial fund has been set up for Keasha, here is the link Keasha Rutlegde Draft Memorial. And I still can’t believe
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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
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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.
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Winds of Change

Winds of Change, Acrylic on Canvas © Kristye Addison Dudley It’s been a great holiday week so far. I am getting tons of rest and working towards a new year full of personal goals. One of which is running my first 1/2 marathon. So far I have only gotten new shoes, but you have to
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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
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Rejoice always

Leap of Faith – 6ft x 6ft Acrylic on Canvas © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Prints of my work Last weekend I participated in a charity benefit at my church. It was for breast cancer awareness and pay tribute to survivors in the community. There was a great turn out, and I was one of
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Using my hands – Going 3D

Hand sculpted ceramic figure © Kristye Addison Dudley I have always loved working with my hands. From building mud pies as a child to painting, I really find that the creative process of making something feeds my soul. The figures that I paint have always had a life of their own, but I have wanted
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A Southern View

At Ease © Kristye Addison Dudley There are a few things about living in the south that are often talked about, but there are hidden rules that we abide by too. One of those things happened to me last week. In the south, we pull over for funeral processions. I remember growing up and seeing
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