“It’s risky to go after happiness but there’s a great reward if you do.”
“For an artist, mitosis is an irresistible concept, encompassing so many ideas – change, growth, symmetry – at the very root of what it means to be alive.”
“It was not the social norm in 1929 for women to fly, yet these women broke through barriers to follow their passion.”
“I wanted the community’s story to be heard.”
“I’ve always known that the arts could be a force of change in children’s lives, and I wanted to reach out to the community I loved by sharing my passion.”
“The violin and I were connected for the greater good and I remind myself of that daily.”
“I saw an opportunity to create something sustainable that would help authors’ voices be heard.”
“Our success will be defined by our ability to amplify the potential of the collective into something greater than the sum of its parts.”
“The comedy clubs weren’t booking them, the TV shows weren’t booking them, the radio panels weren’t booking them. Yet I knew there were hundreds of brilliantly funny women out there.”
“If you are continually developing in every chunk of time, then you are successful.”
With Uprise Art, we’re creating a sustainable model for art creation and collecting.
Success is the ability to produce the content that you want without compromise on your ethics, quality and vision.
I always had beautiful girlfriends and rich handsome men friends; I would introduce them and they’d run off together, so I became a matchmaker.
Everything we do is “by girls, for girls” and when girls see that and thank us, I know we’re successful.
I started my business because I was a single parent and I wanted to create a good life for my daughter. I hated my job at the time and every day I went to work I felt like I was loosing myself.