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Sosse and the Daredevils of Sassoun!

Sosse and the Daredevils of Sassoun!

This is THEE most vulnerable and exciting announcement of my career!!! I have partnered with the amazing @twiddle_productions to produce the first Armenian themed animated feature film, ... Read More
UCLA Armenian Dance Group T-shirts

UCLA Armenian Dance Group T-shirts

I was contacted by the UCLA Armenian Dance Group and asked if I can create t-shirts for their crew. I very happily obliged. Here's the ... Read More
AYF Youth Corps T-shirts

AYF Youth Corps T-shirts

The AYF has a very special place in my heart. My husband and I met because of it. The AYF Youth Corp is an amazing ... Read More

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Armenian Coffee

Armenian Coffee

Whoever knows me, know my obsession with coffee. Armenian coffee is no exception. I drink American coffee, (I grind the beans and use the pour ... Read More
The Armenian Community in Montebello, California

The Armenian Community in Montebello, California

I drew ALOT this week! This was one of my sketches that I want to develop further.I love the history of the Armenian community in ... Read More
Sketch of Silva Kaputikyan

Sketch of Silva Kaputikyan

A sketch from last night created with watercolors, colored pencils, dip pen and ink and brush tip markers of one of my favorite poets, Silva ... Read More

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How My New Tea Boxes and Serving Trays Became a Reality Amidst a Shipping Nightmare

How My New Tea Boxes and Serving Trays Became a Reality Amidst a Shipping Nightmare

I have received wonderful response to the launch of my latest products, my new tea boxes and serving trays. These products did not come easy ... Read More
Introducing the Art Material of the Month: Pencil

Introducing the Art Material of the Month: Pencil

Someone asked me recently, "What draws you to creating illustrations in an analog technique vs. the digital options that are popular today?" and it really ... Read More
Watercolor inspired by Kevork Shadoyan

Watercolor inspired by Kevork Shadoyan

Artist's block is real y'all. I experience it all the time. It's a combination of burn out and fear. To get over my block I ... Read More

Free Coloring page

Download my free coloring page. Adults and children both love the creativity and mindfulness of coloring in. Give it a try!