Studio Julia Kay
Daily Art Blog
Daily art postings starting 3/16/2010
Daily Portrait Project Blog
Daily self-portraits 3/15/07 - 3/15/10, sporadic back to the 1970s.
Best overview of dog portraits, plant abstracts, and other work 1980-2005
All new artwork, and periodic uploads of past work as well.
All new photography, and periodic uploads of past photos as well.
Julia Kay's Portrait Party
A communal project in which more than 300 artists from all over the world have so far made more than 5000 portraits of each other.
Sept 12, 2010
Why Paint the Unpaintable?
An illustrated essay on what I learned while making bad paintings of the mountains on a recent camping trip.
July 11, 2010
Questions About Showing Art, Some in Paint and Some in Pixels
An illustrated essay on the conundrum of exhibiting digital and traditional art together.
June 17, 2010
Julia Kay- Art and Meaning
A Few Thoughts on Why I Make Art.
June 8, 2010
The Art of Caregiving: Caregiving in my Art
An illustrated essay on making art during, and about, caregiving.
May 9, 2010
Portraits Swim Across the Internet Like Love Notes in a Bottle
An illustrated essay about throwing an online portrait party for more than 200 artists around the world.
March 17, 2010
It Ended as It Began... Or Did It?
An illustrated essay celebrating the completion of my 3 year Daily Portrait Project.
February 16, 2010
Drawing The Line Between Public & Private
An illustrated essay about maintaining privacy while posting publically about my daily life.
January 20, 2010
How Drawing on My iPod Touch Led Me to a Wedding at the San Jose Museum of Art
An illustrated essay about drawing on my iPod Touch.
September 3, 2009
Labor Days and September Beginnings
An illustrated essay about Autumn
December 4, 2008
Drawing My Face Every Day, My Whole Self Emerged
An illustrated essay about my three-year project to make a self-portrait every day.