BY SKY WELKIN

PEACE (I Hope You Find It)

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"PEACE" is my most recent studio work to date that's available for purchase.  This was (mostly) completed at Dairy Block as part of a virtual live painting experience. ...

Same Ones

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  New illustration in the making.

Kids See Ghosts - Animated show?

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There have been rumors swirling around for some time about an animated Kids See Ghosts (Kanye West x Kid Cudi) show.  I'm excited to see more music artists...

Virtual Final Friday Art Walk @Dairy Block

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Tonight you can watch an exclusive and exciting Art Walk curated by Denver's IRL art and will feature Black Artists and Musicians, including: ARTIzaexvimSpeakS Sky WelkinFlower Girl CreativeSelah...

TRANSFORMERS: War for Cybertron Trailer (2020) Netflix

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I'm always on the look out for a new animated series to check out and i'm definitely feeling the animation in this new Transformer series.  Transformers: War for...

My 1st Mural is in the Books!

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It's been a hectic couple of days. An opportunity to paint a mural Downtown Denver in Center City Park fell in my lap June 9th.  Next thing you...

Michael Kiwanuka - You Ain't The Problem

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My feel good song of the day

Dave Chappelle 8:46

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Dave Chappelle has blessed us with the raw truth that not too many comedians know how to provide.  Especially during times where people are feeling down, uncertain of...

Black Thought

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One of my favorite freestyles is resonating a little more than usual today.  This took place at Harvard  a few years ago. The artist is Black Thought, frontman...

New Art for Sale June 10th!

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  This Wednesday, June 10th, I will have art for sale here on the site.  I'm still thinking about everything that is happening in the world while I...