Lupita Winter Wonderland

Lupita Winter Wonderland is a vision of connection between the landscape, tree, sky, and Lupita. She’s smiling! Lupita doesn’t smile that often, but she’s filled with joyful energy here. The tree sparkles with color that reflects in Lupita’s braided hair. Even though it’s snowing, Lupita isn’t cold. She feels completely at home in the snow….

Last Few Days for Books

Thank you for your support of my new book. It was joyful for me to package up the books you’ve ordered. I love the idea of sending my newest Lupita paintings out on journeys across the United States. I hope you love the new style of art and the new book size. These are the…

Small Business Saturday 2020

I love that we have Small Business Saturday to go along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s a great way to shine a light on all things small, handmade, and local. This year in my little art studio, I have a new children’s book filled with my Lupita artwork. And for the first time…

Happy Holidays + Thank You from Emily Lupita

Sending out love and blessing to you this holiday season…and also many thanks for being my friend, blog reader, and art supporter. It’s been a wonderful few weeks since my new art book came out, a real up-swing for me personally and also for my creative spirit. My final small shipment of books just arrived….

New Website Design

I’ve been working on a new website design. It’s fun to get to use the new paintings from my childhood series to create an online Lupita space. I added a few pages, including more about my art and publications. And now there’s even a little book shop! Wow! Thinking back to when I started this…

Lupita Books

It’s exciting to share that I now have all three of my art books available in my little art shop. My newest, A Childhood in Nature, just arrived and I love the bright colors. Here’s a close-up of the new cover. I love Lupita’s pink glasses! Sending love and light, Emily Lupita http://www.EmilyLupitaStudio.com

New Book: A Childhood in Nature

Thank you to my family, friends, and supporters for encouraging me through a difficult season with my health. I’m happy to say that I’m feeling much better and have some exciting artwork news to share. My newest book is finished and the final proof arrived this weekend. Yay! In October of 2019, I received an…

Wild Plums Book – Hammock

The next painting in my “Growing Wild Plums” series.Lupita and Mavi by the Hammock Under the Pear Trees.By Emily Lupita ©️ 2020 About the series: My new artwork series is a meditation on my childhood growing up off-the-grid in rural Iowa. My goal is to write a children’s book using this series of 20 paintings…

Living Room – Wild Plums

The next painting in my “Growing Wild Plums” series.Lupita and Mavi in the Living Room in Winter.By Emily Lupita ©️ 2020 About the series: My new artwork series is a meditation on my childhood growing up off-the-grid in rural Iowa. My goal is to write a children’s book using this series of 20 paintings as…

Third Painting In-Progress: “Painting at the Table”

My series continues with the third painting now in-progress. It started as a sketch from my memory of using my mom’s art supplies to paint at our big table in the dining room. Then I made several new sketches and came up with the final dimensions. Here I’m adding in my Lupita character at the…

Second Painting Finished

I’m so happy to have finished the second painting in my new Iowa Childhood series. Here I am with my brothers and our dogs and cat in the hammock under our twin pear trees. 🍐 🌳 🌳 🍐 About the series: My new artwork series is a meditation on my childhood growing up off-the-grid in…

The Local Exchange – A Magical Place

I love stopping by my favorite shop on the Marietta Square. I got to sit for a moment with my paintings, pillow, and prints. 🌸💕🌸 And…saw my books! Yay! If you’re in the Atlanta area, be sure to check out The Local Exchange…such a magical place! 🌟 emily lupita owner, Emily Lupita Studio http://www.EmilyLupitaStudio.com

Happy Holidays! Book Signing & Big News

Happy Holidays! Book Signing & Big News- This Week at Emily Lupita Studio One of my favorite things is attending book signing events where I get to meet with people and talk about art, writing, and creativity. These are some of my favorite photos from my recent book signing event at the MSAA Gallery on the…

MSAA Gallery Grand Opening – June 22

This Week at Emily Lupita Studio Next Sunday, June 22,  the new gallery where I have my watercolor paintings on display, the MSAA Gallery, will be having its Grand Opening event. If you are in the Atlanta area, please stop on by anytime between 1-7 pm to meet the artists and check out the wonderful art that our talented…

Summertime at the Studio

This Week at Emily Lupita Studio Summer has arrived here in Georgia and it is off to a wonderful, busy start. I’ve been enjoying the process of getting my paintings all up on display at the MSAA Gallery – adding to the collection, meeting & learning more about my fellow artists, and spending time at the…

A Family Day of Art, Music & Culture

This Week at Emily Lupita Studio I had a wonderful surprise this week – my family came to visit! My Uncle Gabe, Tía Maria, and cousins Zach & Jacob Gutierrez came to town. We went to see my artwork on display at the MSAA Gallery and I was so happy to share this special space with them.   We…

Evolution of an Owl

The View From My Art Desk I’m working on a new series of owl paintings. I wanted to share the evolution of how I develop a painting. First I sketch out the basic ink drawing several times to get the design I’m envisioning in my mind. I use sketch paper and go through piles & piles! Then…

Art Gallery!

I’m honored and so very excited (!!) to have a collection of my artwork showing at The MSAA Gallery.   The MSAA [Marietta Square Artist’s Attic] Gallery is located right on the beautiful Historic Marietta Square  above the amazing store The Local Exchange [120 South Park Square Ste. 207, Marietta GA 30060]. It’s open Monday –…