Watercolor Demonstrations at the BWS BWAC Exhibition, May 29, June 6, June 16

June 4th, 2021 | Posted by Alaiyo

Photos of Alaiyo while giving her demonstration at the Brooklyn Watercolor Society show in BWAC. She showed examples of her original paintings along with a step-by-step on how to paint a hand in watercolor. Her glazing technique uses layers of transparent colors painted in a buildup of value. She completed the demo with a shorter… Read more »

(Guest article) 8 Essential Steps You Need to Be a Successful Mompreneur by Leslie Campos

June 3rd, 2021 | Posted by Alaiyo

8 Essential Steps You Need to Be a Successful Mompreneur Written by Leslie Campos Help Wanted: Successful small business seeks dedicated CEO with planning, scheduling, organizing, and time management skills. Ability to stay productive in a fast-paced environment full of distractions and energetic, sometimes chaotic, youths highly preferred. Does this job description sound like a… Read more »

“The Washhouse, One Year Later,” Equity Gallery, March 31-April 4th

March 24th, 2021 | Posted by Alaiyo

Alaiyo is thrilled to have been asked to participate in the Pop-up Installation.  Visit the exhibition from March 31 – April 4, from 12-6. PM The opening is on Saturday, April 3, from 2-4 (registration closed)View the show on Sunday, April 4, from 12-6 PM Curated by artist @melanievote.Alaiyo shows her new work “boxed in with… Read more »

(Guest article) 8 ways to pay for a home office setup by Autumn Cafiero Giusti, February 19, 2021

March 4th, 2021 | Posted by Alaiyo

If after months of working from home you’ve reached a point where the kitchen table just isn’t cutting it, you’re not alone. A growing number of homeowners are remodeling and investing in their own workspaces. In fact, PowerPay, a home improvement lending platform, observed a 92 percent jump in home office renovations among its borrowers in the latter… Read more »

(Guest Article) Stay Focused When Working from Home by Joe Supan, Apr 8, 2020

May 18th, 2020 | Posted by Alaiyo

With most of the country adapting to remote work or online school, remaining focused is more challenging than ever. Keeping this in mind, we’ve created a resource that highlights different techniques to help keep yourself on track and the science behind them. Get dressed, take breaks and hide your phone: What science says about working… Read more »

Flatbush Artist Exhibit and Sale, December 8 and 9, 12 – 5 pm!

December 8th, 2019 | Posted by Alaiyo

Alaiyo is part of the Flatbush Artist Art Exhibit and Sale in Park Slope this weekend.Alaiyo will be there again today if you can stop by. She is selling prints, clothing and accessory line. She has a brand new painting on display as well!There is lots of food, drinks, and fun! If you are in… Read more »