Happy New Year! Shawnee Rising Studios is Closing!

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 & Artist’s Apprehension

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

I Have to Head Back to Move Forward…

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…

Update on Shawnee Rising Studios!

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!

Shawnee Rising Podcast Break Extended

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 | Dedicated to Land & Water Protectors

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

Podcast | Reading Some Poetry!

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!

Changes and A Few Small Upgrades

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 Open and Looking to the Future!

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!

Shawnee Rising Studios Online Store!

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!