Category Archives: Queer

Beyond the Ivory Tower: Interviews with Academics #3 with andré m. carrington

Hey friends! This is the third in the series Beyond the Ivory Tower, which I started last year to add some colorful/creative outlets in my reading and writing-heavy PhD life at UC Berkeley while learning more about what it might mean for me to

Beyond the Ivory Tower: Interviews with Academics #3 with andré m. carrington

Hey friends! This is the third in the series Beyond the Ivory Tower, which I started last year to add some colorful/creative outlets in my reading and writing-heavy PhD life at UC Berkeley while learning more about what it might mean for me to

My latest educational materials–Digital Package! plus thoughts on being a social justice artist

Hi friends, I am excited to announce some newly created educational materials by yours truly ❤ Digital Workshop Resource Package 28 images + pdf – Pregnancy, Birthing & Chestfeeding: A Guide with Gender Non-conforming Models of Color: https://www.etsy.com/listing/239787622/digital-workshop-resource-package-28?ref=shop_home_active_1    It’s

My latest educational materials–Digital Package! plus thoughts on being a social justice artist

Hi friends, I am excited to announce some newly created educational materials by yours truly ❤ Digital Workshop Resource Package 28 images + pdf – Pregnancy, Birthing & Chestfeeding: A Guide with Gender Non-conforming Models of Color: https://www.etsy.com/listing/239787622/digital-workshop-resource-package-28?ref=shop_home_active_1    It’s

Broken Pencil Magazine Zine Philosophy Column :)

Last fall, Alison Lang, the editor of Broken Pencil Magazine (a magazine on zine culture and independent art) contacted me out of the blue to ask me to write their Zine Philosophy column for the next issue. Of course I

Broken Pencil Magazine Zine Philosophy Column :)

Last fall, Alison Lang, the editor of Broken Pencil Magazine (a magazine on zine culture and independent art) contacted me out of the blue to ask me to write their Zine Philosophy column for the next issue. Of course I

Presenting: No, I Don’t Shave

I don’t know why I’ve been holding off sharing this project I started 18 days ago but well here it is, 18 days late! It all started when I made this piece for a feminist zine here in Ecuador: It

Presenting: No, I Don’t Shave

I don’t know why I’ve been holding off sharing this project I started 18 days ago but well here it is, 18 days late! It all started when I made this piece for a feminist zine here in Ecuador: It

Gender and Public Bathrooms

Here’s a poster I made a couple months ago inspired by a poster I saw created by the Bristol LGBT+ Society on trans/GNC(gender non-conforming) awareness when using public bathrooms. Enjoy!

Gender and Public Bathrooms

Here’s a poster I made a couple months ago inspired by a poster I saw created by the Bristol LGBT+ Society on trans/GNC(gender non-conforming) awareness when using public bathrooms. Enjoy!

A genderbending and pyro new year celebration in Ecuador

Extra: I made this video from New Year’s Eve in Pujilí, Ecuador 🙂 Enjoy!

A genderbending and pyro new year celebration in Ecuador

Extra: I made this video from New Year’s Eve in Pujilí, Ecuador 🙂 Enjoy!

Week #3 of December 2014: Daily self-portrait challenge

Day 15 of my month-long daily self-portrait series. Marker and colored pencil on Ale’s old school worksheets. Queer pride! Messed up with the numbers…it was the 16th! Oil pastel and marker on brown paper. Based on my outfit this morning

Week #3 of December 2014: Daily self-portrait challenge

Day 15 of my month-long daily self-portrait series. Marker and colored pencil on Ale’s old school worksheets. Queer pride! Messed up with the numbers…it was the 16th! Oil pastel and marker on brown paper. Based on my outfit this morning

Week #2 of December 2014: Daily self-portrait challenge

This week was more interesting. I’ve noticed a change in the way I render myself and keeping a daily practice has not only kept my creativity flowing, but I also feel like it’s made me more on point. Plus, since

Week #2 of December 2014: Daily self-portrait challenge

This week was more interesting. I’ve noticed a change in the way I render myself and keeping a daily practice has not only kept my creativity flowing, but I also feel like it’s made me more on point. Plus, since

Transcending QTPOC activist burnout

With the knowledge that I’m repeating what others have said countless times, I want to first reiterate the need for self-care.  Our bodies are connected to our minds and hearts and we have to remind ourselves that we truly are

Transcending QTPOC activist burnout

With the knowledge that I’m repeating what others have said countless times, I want to first reiterate the need for self-care.  Our bodies are connected to our minds and hearts and we have to remind ourselves that we truly are