Monday, December 8, 2008

EtsyForCharity ~ Artist of the Week

EtsyForCharity is a team of etsians that donate items to be sold in the EtsyForCharity Shop. All proceeds of the sales from this shop are donated to a charity of the month. December's charity is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Please be sure to check out EtsyForCharity as it has a great variety of items and you will be sure to find something for someone on your holiday shopping list!

This week's Artist of the Week is mvegan5.

mvegan5's shop is filled with wonderful paintings of animals that combines her love for animals and her warm and caring heart. In addition to being and active member of EFC, her shop also donates 10% of all sales to the EFA Charity of the Month. Her work is colorful, fun and combines several mediums to express her love of animals.

Her profile:
'I am a vegan artist living in California and Israel. I have a BFA in Painting and an MAT in Art Education from the Rhode Island School of Design. I paint and draw images of animals, hoping to express and share my love for nature and all living things. I also love to create jewelry from vintage and found pieces, turning them into something new, wearable, and beautiful. I welcome custom orders! 10% always goes to the Etsy for Animals Charity of the Month, reciepts of my donation are available, although not for tax redemption.'

mvegan5 is also a member of:
Etsy for Charity:
Vegan Etsy
Cruelty Free Etsy
CCCOE: http://californiacraftersclubonetsy.

You can also get a custom painting of your own pet by contacting mvegan5! So stop in and visit her shop and see what mvegan5 can do for you!


goooooood girl said...

your blog is very good......

Giggleberry (Amy) said...

Wow - Love the Polar bear picture!! Talent!!!

Allie said...

Wonderful feature, Valerie! What an incredible commitment to helping animals, mvegan has! And her artwork portrays the animals' beauty and spirit so well.

mvegan said...

Wow! Thank you so much ;0) This is so wonderful!!! I will pass it on!
Michele, mvegan5