Do you believe in magic and fairy dust?Good! You’ve come to the right place.
young@art is my professional brand and this site showcases my work. Inside you will find a gallery of my art, a fun web comic, short stories and poetry, plus a blog to showcase more about my life as an artist!
Maybe you are a budding illustrator or writer looking for inspiration. Maybe you are a huge geek. Or, maybe you are just a child at heart. Whatever the reasons, I’m glad you came, so pull up a chair and stay awhile.
Throughout my site you will:
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Get started with some of my most popular posts:
Lady Liberty Coloring Page: “These Arms are Wide Enough”
My everyday makeup routine
Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Truffles
Furthermore, you can check the young@art blog archive for a list of every post I have written. Or, use the search function (left) to find other posts that might be of interest.
My products and services
While the content on young@art is all free (and available to share with credit to the artist!), I am also available for hire to do custom art commissions. Check out my price list for custom work and to put in a request. Also check out the young@art store on Etsy for some prints, greeting cards, and more.
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“I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.”
― Robert Fulghum
All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten