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Art in isolation: How 5 artists are staying creative during the pandemic

Five local artists share how they're adapting to creating from home.  Read more



No, you’re not dying because the gym’s closed

Lindley Lund | @LindleyLund

No, you're not dying because the gym's closed. You don't even need to order workout equipment. Gather these household items and get your sweat on.  Read more



Lessons from life drawing models

Emily Beckman | @emilybeckman7

Want to know what it's like to pose nude for artists? Three life drawing models share their experiences and what they've learned about their bodies through their work.  Read more


We do it for you: Sorry, mom, I let some guy give me a stick and poke tattoo

CHALK writer Nichola McDowell got a stick and poke tattoo. Here's what it felt like.  Read more


I paint my nudes

Chalk reporter Nichola McDowell opens up about anorexia and how painting brought her back to a healthy mindset. Read more