Category General entry

How do I manage multiple brands under one name?

Seriously. My enamels are taking off, but I also still draw, write, and make other things. The enamels are really the only thing that have a “brand name”, otherwise, it’s “Art by Angela Costello” and I register booths and such under Angband Creative. Do I just keep the Angband Creative as some kind of conglomo, […]

Oh, well, and then there was a Patreon.

I’ve been gently urged over the last year or so to create my own Patreon page. I figured I didn’t need the money, so I kept pushing the idea aside. I changed my mind, even if I’m still convinced it’s a form of panhandling. I’ve had luck with Kickstarter, though , so, why not? You […]

May this year be remembered as a smoking crater in my past.

Much like our beloved Carrie Fisher, please, let 2016 die by moonlight, strangled by its own bra. Preferably, a cheap, springy, Walmart caliber bra. See you all at San Diego Comic Fest at the end of February. There will be things, I promise.  

COMIC CON IS HERE!

GAAAAAAAAHHHHHHH! THE MOTHER OF ALL CONS! I’m hanging my artwork in the show this afternoon! I’ll be attending all 4 days, Saturday in costume while my husband has his K-9 robot there. Sunday maybe in costume. Tomorrow (Thursday I’ll be partaking in mostly industry panels and getting my bearings for the site. I can’t believe […]

Non-Stop Disco

So, while I was at U-Con, San Diego Comic-Con International badges went on sale. …. And I got one. Well, two. I got a 4 day badge for myself, and Saturday and Sunday for my husband, because his work schedule will make it difficult to go the other days. But yes. I have just done […]

U-Con @ UConn!

YES! Somehow the University of Connecticut is allowing my University of New Hampshire student and University of Rhode Island alum butt on campus for a convention! February 20-21st in the UConn Student Union! Come see me! Buy my things! Have a chat! Bring me lunch! Seriously, it’ll be grand!

A Creative Writing Exercise

I just picked up Wil Wheaton’s thrown gauntlet. See his original post here: http://wilwheaton.net/2016/01/whats-this-guys-story/ Here’s the guy: I have only 150 words. And GO:   Martin put in the glasses and looked in the mirror. “No.” He resigned, and shook his head, “I think the point of being a private investigator is looking far more inconspicuous. […]