Art inspired by Fantasy, Nature and Myth

Amanda Makepeace Fantasy Art & Illustration
Three Tiny Canvases

More Tiny Paintings on the Horizon

Ever since taking part in Jon Schindehette’s Tiny Paintings project, I’ve wanted to dig out my 3×3 canvases and fill them with fantastical ideas. I found three tiny canvases in my art closet and sketched some ideas over the weekend. The top canvas will be a sister painting to Phoenix…

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Sold One, Bought One

As you probably already know, I’m ecstatic my tiny oil painting, Phoenix and the Unicorn, has sold from The ArtOrder shop. I know he’s going to be happy in his new home! There are many other wonderful tiny paintings in the ArtOrder shop still in need of homes. I’ve shared…

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New Originals and Prints in my Shop

The remaining prints from the Dragon Con print shop are now available to purchase on Etsy. I’m selling them at the convention price but only shipping within the US for these. Some of these are in limited supply, like Spirit Guardian (the wolf) and Fly Fast (the owl). Get them…

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Her Domain by Amanda Makepeace
Price of Magic by Amanda Makepeace

Post Dragon Con Art Show Report

My first Dragon Con Art Show has come and gone. I’ve talked about the show so much I’m not sure where to begin now that I’m sitting in front of my laptop. I do want thank Charles Urbach again, for his encouragement and insight last year. I teased him a…

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Dragon Con 2014 Art Show

Dragon Con is nearly upon us. Thursday afternoon I’m driving into Atlanta to check-in and setup for the 2014 Art Show. Here are a few important things to note: 1. Any orders placed in my Etsy Shop 8/22 – 09/02 will not ship till 09/08. I’ll be away at Dragon Con…

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Painting in Progress: Electryone

  Electryone is a goddess you don’t read about much, she’s not even in my book of classical mythology. She is the daughter of Helios, the Sun God, and Rhode, a daughter of Poseidon. Clues in her name have led scholars to believe she may have been the goddess of sunrise and…

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The Spirit Run

When summer comes to close Tamara keeps Ash near in hopes she will catch sight of the spirit run. My latest painting, The Run,  will be at Dragon Con as a limited edition print–print #1. The remainder of the run will be sold in my Etsy shop after the convention….

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Limited Edition Prints and a Sale on Etsy

A few months back I put things on vacation mode in my Etsy shop to reorganize and rethink how I wanted to sell my art. When I sorted that out I decided to give Big Cartel a try. I love the simple designs of their shops, but they aren’t the…

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