Curves modern art ATB
Art, design, Products

Get a Head Start on Holiday Shopping with Unique Art Gifts

I've created a new art design for my home and office products. I call it "Curves." It's an homage to modern art. I put on some tunes to get in the flow and let my intuition guide the shapes of this piece. If you'd like to get a head start on holiday shopping, you can… Continue reading Get a Head Start on Holiday Shopping with Unique Art Gifts

downtown Suva Fiji takeaway
Adventure, essay, Food

A Stroll Through Downtown Suva as COVID Restrictions Ease

We strolled through downtown Suva last weekend with our dogs. It had been a while. We hadn't done it, really, since before the city went into lockdown in March 2021 at the start of the big COVID outbreak. I felt a bit socially awkward because I'm not used to having a lot of people around… Continue reading A Stroll Through Downtown Suva as COVID Restrictions Ease

Art, Products

Black Friday Goodies

For my American readers, I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving! Now that the holiday season has begun, if you're looking for gift ideas, check out my Society6 and RedBubble online stores. Every product features my original, hand-drawn artwork. Jolene, our Fijian sausage dog, is a fan of my "Awakening to the Dead" travel mug.… Continue reading Black Friday Goodies

NYC skyline clock by Aileen Torres Bennett
Art, design, Products

In a New York Minute

I've opened a new online store on Redbubble. It offers more items that feature my hand-drawn art, including apparel. The clock above features my NYC skyline drawing. You can also check out my other online store at Society6.

Puppy Jolene ATB
Art, dogs, Products

Original Art: Puppy Jolene

Our puppy, Jolene, is about three months old now. She is adorable. She's turning out to be a sausage dog after all, as I had hoped. She's got a long body on short legs with chubby paws. So cute. I suspect her father is a German shepherd because of her ears; they're large for her… Continue reading Original Art: Puppy Jolene