March 2022

Viva Frida! Celebrating Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo’s life and art continue to inspire. Authors Arianna Davis and Kathy Cano-Murillo celebrate the genius of this amazing Mexican artist and her influence on their own creative works.

Kathy Cano-Murillo

Kathy Cano-Murillo is an author, artist and founder of the award-winning brand Crafty Chica. She spreads the gospel of glitter through her DIY projects and her speeches, workshops, books and essays.  A former syndicated columnist for The Arizona Republic, she is now a full-time entrepreneur, which has led to multiple Crafty Chica mass retail product lines and mash-ups with many national brands....

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Arianna Davis

Arianna Davis is the digital director of O, the Oprah Magazine. She runs their social media and editorial strategy for The site, which was launched in 2018, has become the fastest-growing website of any owned by Hearst, a media company that owns magazines like Cosmopolitan and Elle....

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