Shawnee Rising Studios closing its digital doors on February 1, 2022. 😢 I have made the extremely hard decision to close my Online Studio for an undetermined amount of time. I want to thank everyone for the amazing support, encouragement, and motivation to chase a dream that I’ve had for so, so long. At this…… Continue reading Happy New Year! Shawnee Rising Studios is Closing!
Part-Time Job I finally got a part-time job after searching for a few weeks. I start in a couple of days. I can’t say that I’m excited as I hoped to have more time to work on my own business here at home. But we need more money coming in and we have projects that…… Continue reading Part-Time Job & Artist’s Apprehension
So, I’m looking for a part-time job in order to bring in some more money so that my wife and I can start saving for our workshop. A while back, my wife and I bought a large shed that we were going to convert into a tiny house, but circumstances changed and we were unable…… Continue reading I Have to Head Back to Move Forward…
I just wanted to give a little update on Shawnee Rising Studios! It’s been a while since I’ve written in the blog or posted a podcast and I just thought it was time to give an update on why. So, I quit my job back in March and I had these huge plans to build…… Continue reading Update on Shawnee Rising Studios!
Hato, niwikana! Hello, my friends! As I work on marketing my artwork and Online Studio, I am going to extend my break from the podcast for another week or so. I need to think about getting more earrings and paintings made, while also helping around the house and getting things fixed up. In the meantime,…… Continue reading Shawnee Rising Podcast Break Extended
Podcast transcript below [Opening & Intro Music] Niyawe! Thank you for checking out the Shawnee Rising Podcast and tuning in to the last episode of season 2. This has been a pretty good season. A lot of things happened during this season and I only hope things keep getting better. I feel like I’m starting…… Continue reading Podcast | Dedicated to Land & Water Protectors
Hato, niwikanaki noki niteleniwemaki. Hakowisilasamamopwa! Michael Daugherty nitesifo. Neosho, MO wayecinocipiya noki sawanwa nela!Hello, my friends and my relatives. How are you all doing? My names Michael Daugherty. I’m from Neosho, MO and I am Shawnee! You can find Shawnee Rising Podcast on your favorite podcast app, or just about anywhere podcasts are available. Just…… Continue reading Podcast | Reading Some Poetry!
Hato, niwikana! Hello, my friends! I just wanted to give you some news on some changes and a few small upgrades happening here at Shawnee Rising Studios. To help support Shawnee Rising Studios, you can become a member of my Patreon with a monthly contribution starting at just $1 a month! You can upgrade or…… Continue reading Changes and A Few Small Upgrades
One week in and I have received such awesome feedback and compliments on the shop and art pieces. I want to thank everybody for such kind words. There’s not a lot right now, but there’s more still to come! Online Studio Plans Like I said in the last post, there are plans to bring soaps…… Continue reading One Week Open and Looking to the Future!
ONLINE STUDIO NOW OPEN! The Shawnee Rising Studios online shop is now OPEN and ready for business! Head over and check out original paintings and earrings, with even more items still to come! New items will be uploaded as soon as they’re finished and prepared. So check back regularly! I’ve put off opening my shop…… Continue reading Welcome to the Studio!
Online Studio Update February 1st is coming up fast and I am looking forward to dropping some artwork into the Online Studio. I have six paintings that are ready to go and I’m in the process of making some earrings. I have some bracelets and a few more items ready to drop as well. Also,…… Continue reading February is Coming Up Fast!
Online Shop In February, 2021, I will be posting all of my artwork into my online shop for my grand (re)opening. Why February and not January? I keep finding more things that I need, like having boxes for shipping. Pretty important! I’m going to do it, no matter the circumstances. I’ve grown tired of waiting…… Continue reading My Online Shop Grand Opening…Again!
Changes are happening all over the site, starting with the addition of my shop page with sub-menu links to my off-site shops like Threadless and Society6. The only products that have been added are my books, located on lulu.com, and will be all you see for the time being until I begin creating and posting…… Continue reading Changes Are Happening!
I have never been good at keeping new years resolutions. For as long as I can remember making them, I’ve never followed through with one. Too many things happen in a year that change my plans and I end up going in a different direction or I just don’t do it. But, as the holidays…… Continue reading Resolutions or No Resolutions?
Hiteto, hakehowase lisimimo!Hello, how are you doing?Welcome back to Shawnee Rising Studios! I’m still getting things set up for my grand opening in October, and I thought I would share a little more about who I am and what I’m looking to get out of my blog and online store. Who am I? My name…… Continue reading Get To Know Me Better!
The Shawnee Rising Studios online store is almost here, and I’m shooting for October for the grand opening. Why am I waiting so long? Well, I need to build up my inventory. The earrings I’ve made in the last few weeks have been flying off the shelves and I currently don’t have any products to…… Continue reading Shawnee Rising Studios Online Store!
In recent months I’ve contemplated starting a vlog, or video blog, on YouTube. It’s something I’ve been interested in doing for a while, but my anxiety seems to always get the best of me. I can come up with a million ways why I shouldn’t do it or why it wouldn’t be beneficial to anyone,…… Continue reading Video Blog??
Yep! That’s right. I’m a failure… There are so many things I wanted to complete by the end of 2018 and I didn’t finish any of them! Resolutions for 2018: Lose weightThis has been a complete failure every year. I make it a habit to tell myself that I’m going to lose weight by the…… Continue reading I Failed!
Always trying to update my Threadless shop with new products, so if you’re looking for some one-of-a-kind pillows, my shop is the place to go for some awesome designs. I’m always adding to the shop, so keep checking back for brand new designs and products. More pillow designs are in the process of being made,…… Continue reading Threadless: New Pillows!
Hiteto! Hello! I’ve been working on some new designs and artwork for a new shop that I’ve opened up on Threadless.com. Some of the designs can be found on Society6 and Redbubble, but I am creating some artwork and designs that can only be found on threadless. I hope you check it out and share…… Continue reading New Online Store @ Threadless