"I dream my painting, and then I paint my dream"~ Van Gogh. New porcelain choker soon to be released on Talonandthesuneaters.com
New studio and new works in progress.
Loving this month's @atlantamagazine GOODS Clay Time section curated by @maryloganb featuring some amazing works including #talonandthesuneaters porcelain chain necklace. Don't forget to check it out. 🤖
Piggyback (2016), Acrylic on Wood, 24'' x 30'' •• • • #worksonwood #figurativeart #popsurrealism #graffuturism #newcontemporaryart #art
Can't stop obsessing over this pic of @mackenzie_rushh wearing our new 'Vector' earrings
Another shot by the fabulous @vlc_photo of @taylorpaigelong wearing our new upcoming #earrings hair/makeup by @silversunmakeup
Gorgeous Taylor Long @taylorpaigelong trying on some fresh samples in the studio soon to be released.
"Quiver" Acrylic & Porcelain on wood. 17x24", 2017. #figurativeart
@valentina.sinisterra rocking the new Bird Collar on Sunday's #photoshoot soon to be released. #tbt
Here's a sneak peak of a photoshoot of new work.
"Is Art Jewelry Poised to Take Off" @nationaljeweler written by @breckenbranstrator talks about why younger generations are being drawn to Art Jewelry. Look out for the mention of these Koyu earrings. Link is in the bio. http://www.nationaljeweler.com/fashion/style/4940
So honored that the latest Koyu Earrings were featured with new painting, 'Wonderment', in Atlanta magazines latest edition. #atlantamagazine @atlantamagazine! Get a closer look at the earrings on the website Talonandthesuneaters.com
The perfect earrings for this Weekend
Sneek peek at new #workinprogress before #2017 #art
Walking through the streets of Valparaíso #ihavethisthingwithfloors
#tbt to editorial shoot with: Photography by Vania Stoyanova @vlc_photo Model: Grace Edwards @grace_eedwards Stylist: DKash Taylor @kash_muny Hair and Makeup: Marina Fisher-Soto @marina_hmua @beaute.by.marina
https://talonandthesuneaters.com/products/eye-choker So glad I brought these second pair of 👀's to Chile. They were so easy to travel with. Find your pair at Talonandthesuneaters.com.
Swing dancing in the streets of Santiago, Chile. Enjoy;)
He stares across the room at her inquisitively as she toys with the porcelain sculpture at the end of her choker. He notices the gold in her necklace brings out the sparkle in her eyes while she waits for her favorite drink 'The Rattlesnake'. Photography by Vania Stoyanova @vlc_photo Model: Grace Edwards @grace_eedwards Stylist: DKash [...]
Art Basel Miami 2016 -The Art, Sights + Sounds of Wynwood Walls last night
https://instagram.com/p/BNmzYlnDVzi/ Enjoying calming waves at South Miami beach between all the #miamiartbasel2016 madness 😜#art
https://talonandthesuneaters.com/products/jewelry-couture-fashion-statement-necklace-high-fashion-unique-art-branch-antlers-exquisite-brass-gold We love our layered necklaces on Grace Edwards.
This Autumn we watch the leaves fall from the trees. Dwindling Lights laced in gold.
Experimenting with a new tool to finish up the painting portion of this portrait. I think I'll call her Wonderment. She'll be the first in a series of pieces under A Beautiful Decay. I'll be finishing her off with sculpted porcelain, so stay tuned ✨📺✨ #^+^
Ever wonder what goes on in an artist's head? Well Berta of @modernnothings did. Check out her awesome interview at http://modernnothings.com/interview-leah-smithson/
Just finished an amazing interview with Beth Shankle Anderson @thestylebouquet #thestylebouquet an amazing fashion/beauty blogger, author and attorney on The Style Bouquet. You'll love her blog. Here's a link to this feature: http://thestylebouquet.com/2016/11/14/interview-with-art-jewelry-designer-artist-leah-smithson/
Porcelain Chain A sculpted Porcelain Chain is the perfect amount of edge elegantly compacted and snaked around your neck for a lively Saturday night full of possibilities and adventure. Worn by @diana_dragidella. Jacket by @kash_muny. Photography @vlc_photo. Makeup @marina_hmua
Check out this awesome interview for Talon & the Suneaters by The Hedonist Magazine @thehedonistmagazine featuring: Photography by Vania Stoyanova @vlc_photo Models: Grace Edwards @grace_eedwards & Diana Dragidella @diana_dragidella Stylist: DKash Taylor @kash_muny Hair & Makeup: Marina Fisher-Soto @marina_hmua Nails: Dayna Denise @ddnailz_. You can check it out here: http://www.thehedonistmagazine.com/2016/10/26/leah-smithsons-interview-art-as-a-fresh-perspective-talon-and-the-suneaters/
#tb Blue Ridge Mountains sunrise in September 🏔🌤💕
Instagram Fussing with her lashes on a new work in progress.
https://youtu.be/DlWC-D1h2Oc Been working on a few new pieces. A quick video of a sculpted Poppy. Music by Roberro "Ghost's Lullaby"
Hope you're having a good Tuesday. Triple Koyu Earrings on a recent blog by @dreamsinheels.
Fresh out of the kiln a few avant-garde pieces for Fashion Design & Art Week in Virginia.
http://www.trendybloggers.com/meet-talon-suneaters/ Awesome interview with @trendy_bloggers You can click the link above to check them out. They are an amazing blog that help people connect and discover many things beautiful. It was a pleasure being a part of this. #art as #fashion
Excited that the new store was featured on ABC 6 News WLNE-TV at http://www.abc6.com/story/32559857/rising-designer-leah-smithson-announces-talon-and-the-suneaters-store
Fallen leaves and colorful blooms for a summer night coming soon to Talonandthesuneaters.com.
Just read an amazing article that mentioned how color can affect your productivity by Talor Casti @thecoppergirl on @mashable. Even if you may have a favorite color, the effect of being around certain colors are universal. I'm putting together an experiment to try this week with my peeps on my email list. Come try it with us. It's [...]
Posted a quick sketch of this awhile ago. Finally able to put some paint down.
Piggyback / Acrylic / 24″ x 40″ ‘Piggyback’ completed. This painting is based off of the character, the Slayer. A wild crane, moved with pity, befriends her which caused this once terrible assassin to change for the better.
As I am wishing I was in NY for the armory show, I am laying out a few new designs, and thinking of Iris Apfel who was such a genius at curating her outfits, that MOMA museum put together one of their most successful exhibits featuring her wardrobe. You can break into your everyday untapped creativity [...]
EXCERPT FROM A WORK IN PROGRESS Happily putting the finishing touches on this piece...I'll be sure to post a pic of the full painting when its done;)
Look as if you just walked out of a painting... that's the goal of the new porcelain couture jewelry line I'm so happy to finally tell you about. This first collection is named The Unordinary Crown. More pics coming soon. Mailing list members get first dibs and tons of exclusive benefits. Sign up at leahsmithson.com, the [...]
Netra and Her Bleeding Chair- Remixed as a Scarf.
Just wanted to share with you guys a progress pic of this new illustration: Sphenopalatine Ganglioneuralgia (Brain Freeze). Best, Leah
Recently I finished a life size sculpture from Day 7 of the Ishan Project. Thought I'd share the small painting along with the finished project with you... Resist & Remember.
Just an update on new work in progress: Sphenopalatine Ganglioneuralgia(Brain Freeze)
Hi Everyone, Thinking of the Ishan Project last year, I wanted to share something with you for old time sake 😛 THE BIRDS, THE SOWER AND THE DISTURBING ALGORITHM The Hummingbirds drop her from a high vantage point in order for her tendrils to be able to split through the atmosphere and dense layers of [...]
Two weeks have now gone by and we are in the final days of the Wearable Art of a Forgotten Species Project. I just wanted to let you all know how much I appreciate all of your support. This Kickstarter Project can not be accomplished on it’s own. So it’s kind supporters like each of [...]
THANKS AGAIN & WEARABLE ART: THE UNINVITED Here is one of the Wearable Art Designs: The Uninvited. Remember, since I'm handpainting each scarf, your design will be a little different – unique to you. In case, some of you missed one of my updates, I added in a $45 level for scarves.You can see [...]