What drives artists to do what they do? How do their lives and their work inform one another? "Art / My Way" is an inspiring video series which tells the stories of modern visual artists and how they established themselves creatively. The series was shot by documentary filmmaker Jeff Bloom and features some of the most interesting artists who use Designer Prints to showcase and sell their art. Subscribe to our Youtube channel to receive alerts when each new episode is released. If you would like to be featured in an upcoming episode or would like to nominate another artist to be featured, you can fill out an application here.
Episode 4: Bumblebee
Bumblebee is a street artist from Los Angeles whose outdoor murals have become iconic landmarks throughout the city. His first murals were done illegally and designed to draw attention to youth homelessness in L.A. The popularity of those first murals convinced Bumblebee to pursue art as a full-time career, and he's now sought after by city planners and business owners from all over Southern California who ask him to user their buildings as his next canvas.. Visit Bumblebee's profile page.
Episode 3: Lindsay Rapp
Lindsay Rapp is a painter whose artistic talents were recognized and encouraged from a very young age. Her passion for art launched her on a lifelong journey to become a professional painter and took her from a childhood in Florida... through formal fine art training in Philadelphia... to the recent launch of her eponymous oceanfront gallery in Laguna Beach. Lindsay is one of our best-selling artists and an inspiration to spend your life doing what you love. Visit Lindsay's profile page.
Episode 2: Nicki Frates
Meet Nick Frates - a photographer from Los Angeles who's following in her father's footsteps and building a passionate online audience for her landscape photographs. Visit Nicki's profile page.
Episode 1: Jabu
Meet Jabu - an artist on a mission. After spending his youth in South Africa under Apartheid, Jabu emigrated to the United States and has emerged as a vocal activist supporting social causes with his incredible paintings. Visit Jabu's profile page.