Public Art, Activating Spaces – Interview with Carolyn Lewis

Carolyn Lewis uses her background in art, psychology, and art therapy to create beautiful, community-engaging pieces of art throughout St. Louis. I (Katie here!) had the pleasure of sitting down with Carolyn for an outdoor coffee at Espresso Yourself in the Macklind Business District in St. Louis. You may have seen Carolyn’s work around town […]

STL-Style House Interview with Jeff and Randy Vines

You might know the STL-Style shop for its memorable and unique St. Louis merchandise. Maybe you know the snazzy building on the corner of Cherokee Street and Compton Avenue. Or, you may have been seeing double due to these well-known, STL-proud twins in the city. I’ve been fortunate enough to know those guys and their […]

Time Management Tools and Strategies

TIME MANAGEMENT TOOLS + STRATEGIES I had the pleasure of writing a guest post for Karli Isiyel from The Freelance Chronicles! Did you read her guest post here on Locality Studio yesterday? No? Get to it here! You can read my guest post over on The Freelance Chronicles RIGHT HERE 🙂

Karli Isiyel on Imposter Syndrome

KARLI ISIYEL ON IMPOSTER SYNDROME I was in Santa Fe not too long ago with a group of my girlfriends. We were on Canyon Road walking in and out of lovely galleries and we happened to stop into a gallery that was having a party. There across the room was a woman with long dark […]

Easy Steps to Start Your Side Project Today

EASY STEPS TO START YOUR SIDE PROJECT TODAY Locality Studio began as an art studio, primarily on Etsy and in-person shows. At the time, I was working a full-time urban planning job and created it as a fun side project to further my creativity. It can be tough starting a passion project, side hustle, freelance […]