The ColorByFeliks Story
Hi Friends! Many of you have expressed curiosity over the years about the path I took as an artist. There are so many variables that make everyone's journey different -- media platforms are always changing, opportunities come and go, we all have different art styles that resonate with different audiences -- so there is no one path to success. There are, however, several principles I've learned through this long and crazy journey that just might resonate with you. With that in mind, I'd love to share my story. The Struggle Years Andrea and I spent the first few years of...
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Unlocking Creativity
Hi Friends! Today I'd love to talk about a major creative breakthrough I had this year and what I learned from going through it. I love sharing my work with all of you and am so grateful for your attention and support. As you know, though, what you see on my social media channels are just the final products, which can make things look simpler than they are. There is a whole process of inspiration, brainstorming, trial, and error that goes into producing each piece. Some are created quickly in a rush of inspiration and others present unexpected problems for...
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2020 ColorByFeliks Year in Review & Looking Forward
2020 was a difficult year for all of us. Through the many struggles and feelings brought on by the pandemic, I was very encouraged to see so many of you in my community taking to your canvases and creating through all the difficulty
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Making Art in Maui
Hello friends! As you may know, my wife Andrea and I work online so we decided to escape the cold grey of Seattle and do our work from Maui, Hawaii for a month after first getting COVID tested for our flights. I saw all kinds of things there that inspired me, but one day in particular really made me want to create. I'd love to tell you a quick story about how a regular day or a random moment can turn into artistic inspiration, and maybe shed some light on the way that art and life are always mixing together...
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Finding Inspiration in Nice, France
This past week, I had the incredible opportunity to spend a few days in Nice, France and wanted to share some of my inspirations from my experience. I’ve been traveling along the coast of France for the last few weeks and out of the French Riviera Nice was my favorite location due to the amazing architecture, museums, and beautiful scenery. There is a lot to do while visiting Nice so I wanted to break it down for you and share with you some very inspirational locations that I would definitely recommend you visit if you’re ever in the area or...
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