nicole stevenson's Profile
I can’t recall a time in my life when I wasn’t creating.
I spent many childhood afternoons combating only-child boredom by scrawling poetry and drawings on the inside of my closet door where my mom couldn’t see my own private ‘art gallery’. When I was nine, I DIYed my first ‘business cards’ with Mr. Sketch scented markers and Mrs. Grossman’s stickers for my first ‘business’: a handmade stationary shop housed in a refashioned refrigerator box in my front yard. In fifth grade I snuck into the teacher’s lounge to self-publish my first short story on the mimeograph machine. In high school my love of making continued when I almost got getting kicked out of my Catholic girls’ high school for submitting nude sketches for the student art show. A post-undergrad summer spent on the Venice Beach boardwalk hawking my paintings to tourists led to…
- Born on September 23
- Joined January 14, 2009