Artist Spotlight

Speaking with Trees

Posted by Izumi Helling | July 3rd, 2015 | No responses

About one third of the United States is covered by forest, and William Ross tries to make art out of every bit of it. The whole art of wood burning is quite interesting to me. For every artist, there is probably an arsonist deep inside trying to come out. Luckily for us, […]

101 Secrets

101 Secrets Indie Film

Posted by Izumi Helling | May 13th, 2015 | No responses

I often work with creative individuals who have their own projects in the works. Indie filmmaker Aaron Cho, is one of those creative mindsets with a pretty unusual taste. Cho had been working on his film 101 Secrets for a long while, before we started a collaboration on designing his […]

Wenli Liu, The rare flower that blooms in Flower Mound

Posted by Izumi Helling | January 17th, 2015 | No responses

If I remember anything about 2014, it has to be the day I was graciously invited over to spend some time with artist Wenli Liu. I had the pleasure of watching her paint, and if you’ve seen Wenli’s art, then you know what a real treat this was. So many […]

Arm the Kincannon!

Posted by Izumi Helling | September 27th, 2014 | No responses

Let me tell you a story. Kelsey Kincannon is one of my favorite artists. He’s also a good friend. The fact that he lives so far away prevents us from hanging out as often as we could, but I definitely follow up with him from time to time. I’ll elaborate […]

Doctor David Rodriguez, I presume?

Posted by Izumi Helling | August 10th, 2014 | No responses

When you’re in the waiting room patiently awaiting your turn to see the doctor with fingers crossed and hoping that the results came back negative, pull out your smart phone and read up about the positive results of artist David Rodriguez, or as he is known throughout the artists’ jungle as Dr. […]