Category Archives: Art

New Blog

So, wordpress has decided to fail on me and my website is also experiencing some problems so I have decided to move my blog to tumblr. Here is my new blog: http://shanaleigh-obv.tumblr.com/

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It’s a New Year, Can I Get an Amen?

I know, it’s been a while. So, what else is new? I haven’t been super motivated to vent my realities on the interwebs. It’s cold now, for sure. I am not looking forward to closing at work tonight… So any … Continue reading

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Hot Skanktastic October Blues

Officially two months living in LA Mesa. It is now October, but the air conditioning is still on full blast. Usually I’m in a pretty good mood, but this post is not a good mood post. Lately my life has … Continue reading

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Semi-Exciting Updates and A New Sale Item Announced

So for the past couple of weeks, I have been putting some of my pieces on sale for at least 50% off of their original prices. This week, I am announcing a new sale item from my Rock N Roll … Continue reading

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SALE: Valentine’s Day original oil panting – $50

Looks like the Earth Series mini collection has found a new home with my friend Danielle! Fortunately, that means that I can now present you with a new sale item from my inventory! Next up on the specials list is … Continue reading

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SALE – Earth Series! Three original pieces for the price of one.

SALE! I am putting my mini series called the “Earth Series” on special. It was originally $200 for all three acrylic paintings, but in an attempt to make room for newer artwork, I will be selling this group of pieces … Continue reading

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I’m In La Mesa Bitch!

Wow. I can’t believe that it’s been over a month since I’ve had the energy to sit down and electronically reflect on my life. I guess a lot of things have happened in the past few weeks. I’ve been to … Continue reading

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Lifetime of Mediocrity, Where Do I Sign Up?

As time goes by, we are looming closer and closer to our move date. Our landlords have decided that they no longer can stand each other so they are getting a divorce and apparently want their house back. Our lease … Continue reading

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Art, Red Bull and New Clothes: *Insert Directly Into Veins*

So far this summer has been filled with a lot of hostessing and not a lot of anything else. I did manage to get a few days off for my friend Erin’s bachelorette party. I drove my ass to Vegas … Continue reading

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Would you like fries with that?

The last few days have been a whirlwind of sticky condiments, dirty menus and fried pickle chips. As you may remember, I recently got a part-time job at a glorified burger joint whose clientele are all on their way to … Continue reading

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Good Exposure v.s. Bad Exposure

The last few days have been crazy. One moment I was celebrating my anniversary with my husband having the time of my life, and the next I am rushing to and from the vet with a dog who appears to … Continue reading

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New Additions and Excitations!

Soooo, a lot has happened since my last post! In the past two or so weeks, I have managed to really make some headway with my art. I have joined up with www.Americafineart.org and currently have a few pieces for … Continue reading

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News, Events and Art-Related Projects

Hey everyone, I haven’t updated in a while so I figured I would let you know what’s been going on. Last night I had an entertaining evening hanging out with the crew from Revolver at the Warehouse Cafe downtown. I … Continue reading

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Art Mart and More

So I literally just got back from the Art Mart event thrown by Bighearted Productions at the Art Institute at San Diego. Although the event was long and slow, it was a nice day. I managed to make a profit … Continue reading

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Lower Prices, Upcoming Events and Future Plans

First of all, here is some great news for all of you art lovers! I wanted to let you all know that I have lowered the prices of the pieces in the Creatures collection. Most of the pieces in this … Continue reading

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The Wheels Have Been Turning

Feeling miserable today. I’m not really quite sure where my art is heading at this point. I haven’t been extremely inspired lately, especially after my last few disappointing attempts at selling my artwork. I’m truly getting tired of spending all … Continue reading

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British Columbia was AWESOME. Now back to work…

The past couple of days were fabulous; cavorting around in the snow, eating fancy meals and apres-ing the day away, but now I’m back and I’ve got lots of things on my mind. The first thing I did upon arrival … Continue reading

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Framed Print Collections – A Few Quick Pics

At my husband’s parent’s house this Christmas, I decided to take pictures of my mother-in-law’s large collection of my work. She has done an amazing job of framing and organizing the art and has also been my most dedicated customer. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! Back to the grind.

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a very nice holiday season. I just got back from a trip to northern California to visit my husband’s family in Lincoln, spend a day in my hometown of Walnut Creek/Danville and spend … Continue reading

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Just FYI…

It looks like despite our best efforts, artworksbyshana.com is still experiencing some serious technical difficulties. If you are interested in purchasing any artwork or gifts from my site, please just get a hold of me through email: shana@artworksbyshana.com. I will … Continue reading

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