Playing With Matches by Hannah Orenstein

In honor of Successful Wom*n, Hannah Orenstein's, first novel release today, Playing With Matches, we're bringing you never before seen images from our shoot in her apartment in the Upper East Side in New York City. You can pick up a copy of her book on Amazon! Read her Successful Wom*n interview here to learn how … Continue reading Playing With Matches by Hannah Orenstein

Successful Wom*n: Founding Farmer at Moon Valley Farm, Emma Jagoz

We live in a fast paced world, dictated by the clock, our jobs, and busy schedules. We don't know our neighbors and never have enough time to sit together with a home cooked meal. While yes, we live in a modern world, it is also important to connect to our roots and world which happens … Continue reading Successful Wom*n: Founding Farmer at Moon Valley Farm, Emma Jagoz

Successful Wom*n: Executive Director and Founder of Art With A Heart, Randi Pupkin

Randi Pupkin is Executive Director and Founder of Art With A Heart, a visual arts organization in Baltimore, MD that takes art programs into the community: schools, shelters, group homes, community centers, recreation centers, hospitals, and senior facilities. She believes in the power of art as an important part of normal human growth and development … Continue reading Successful Wom*n: Executive Director and Founder of Art With A Heart, Randi Pupkin

Successful Wom*n: Artist, Claudia Sbrissa

We had the pleasure to speak with Claudia Sbrissa, visual artist, working with issues of identity and culture, and her engagement with materials, as well as art and design professor at St. John's University. Claudia was born in Canada and now has been living in New York City for over 15 years with her husband. We (Kirra and Rachel) have both had the pleasure to have Claudia Sbrissa as both professor and mentor. Claudia speaks with us on how her family and culture have influenced her career and what success means to her.