Print Giveaway: She Became a Duchess

I'll be doing a print giveaway for my email newsletter subscribers only, sign-up if you'd like a chance to win her: http://www.arabellaproffer.com/about   I'll be drawing a random email address on May 15th, so keep an eye out on your inbox!This is the last of my limited edition prints from a batch made in 2010. Friederica… Continue reading Print Giveaway: She Became a Duchess

Painting With A Small Brush

Did I mention I have a new website? Not as fancy as the old one but more functional, all my painting series are divided into better categories: http://www.arabellaproffer.com Here are a little painting (one in a series) in the works for an invite-only event in August.... Also if you would like to get news about… Continue reading Painting With A Small Brush

Commissioning A Portrait

I'll be taking portrait commissions again starting March 25th, but, if you would like to lock something down with me now (Valentine's Day is coming up after all) I suggest you do. Because, at the end of March, my pricing will be going up! I haven't raised my prices in a very long time (7… Continue reading Commissioning A Portrait

“The Art of Arabella Proffer” A Holiday Gift

It seems that holiday gift promotions come earlier and earlier these days. So hey, I may as well jump on it too! My book makes a great gift for ages 10 to 100 -- if I do say so myself. If you order directly from Cooperative Press, my book comes signed, and you get a… Continue reading “The Art of Arabella Proffer” A Holiday Gift

Painters Painting…Me!

I recently sat for a painting class called "Artists Painting Artists" lead by Judy Takács Pendergast. As you can guess, I'm good at sitting still, except I still run my mouth throughout the whole thing, practically. Opening at BAYarts on Friday 7-10pm is the reception that includes all of the student work, as well as… Continue reading Painters Painting…Me!

Summertime Artworking

There is a nice article in GOOD Magazine about the events I attended in New Orleans back in March. At the time I was quoted, I was doing my research, but sadly the salary ranges weren't too hot so I'm staying in Cleveland another year. Honestly, I'm still having a lot of things go wrong… Continue reading Summertime Artworking