Welcome to the Online World of Young@Art



(adj.) Living a creative life that captures the joy, vitality, hope, and unconditional love that comes with being a child.

Paint with your hands. Dance in the rain. Live without fear. Be young@art.

Danaye L. Shiplett

Illustrator. Pop Artist. Designer. Cartoonist.

Children have the right idea, don’t they? They still believe in magic. They have hopes and dreams and the passion to make them come true.

As an artist, Danaye’s personal brand, young@art, is centered around the desire to help her and others reconnect with that inner child.

Custom Art

Portraits, illustrations, & more by young@art

Looking to commemorate an important event or memorialize a loved one? You’ve come to the right place! Artist Danaye L.Shiplett creates vibrant pop art and portraiture in a whimsical mixture of realism and animation.

Young@Art Blog

Art is messy. Life is messy. Embrace the mess.

The young@art blog is the creative journey of Danaye L. Shiplett to find joy in the little things and to recapture the magic of childhood as an adult. Learn tips and tricks she has discovered along the way. Find creative ways to include art in your life (even if you have never held a paintbrush). Sneak a peek behind the scenesand at the woman behind the art.

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Art that makes us happy

Sometimes, we just need to make (or view) art that makes us happy. No rhyme or reason. No hidden meaning or multitude of deep layers. Just pretty,...

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Protect Art in Your Home

You purchased a print or an original artwork from the young@art shop. Now what? How do you protect your art until it is time to put it on the wall?...

young@art icon heart in Ishihara color blind test plate to depict that love is (color)blind

“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