Every day we have a choice. We can support an up and coming podcaster, try a new family-run restaurant, join a boutique gym started by a local fitness champ or we could keep giving away our money to the handful of giants who already control so much of our commerce. Our daily decisions impact the kind world we live in; if we want a world where small businesses are growing and artists and creatives are thriving then we should support them with our time, money and attention. We’re proud to highlight inspiring creatives and entrepreneurs each week in Hidden Gems series. Check out some of South Bay’s gems below.
I am a traditional/digital artist. The main medium I use for my traditional work are black pens. I create anything from mandalas, random doodles, life drawing, characters, outdoor sketches, and etc. My digital work mostly consists of portrait sketches and paintings of different characters that I draw in Photoshop CC. Usually, I do not like to constrict myself to drawing only one certain thing. Read more>>
Photography has always been part of my life. I have been shooting photographs since I was in the 2nd grade. I originally started out with an old school Polaroid cameras that I borrowed from my dad. I wasn’t the best at school growing up, but I could spend all day taking photos. That translated into my college days. Read more>>