Posts by Kelly Richman-Abdou

Kelly Richman-Abdou

Kelly Richman-Abdou is a Contributing Writer at My Modern Met. An art historian living in Paris, Kelly was born and raised in San Francisco and holds a BA in Art History from the University of San Francisco and an MA in Art and Museum Studies from Georgetown University. When she’s not writing, you can find Kelly wandering around Paris, whether she’s leading a tour (as a guide, she has been interviewed by BBC World News America and France 24) or simply taking a stroll with her husband and two tiny daughters.

September 26, 2021

20 Portable Products for Traveling Artists to Stay Creative On the Go

Picking out what to pack for a trip can be tricky for any traveler—especially those who happen to be artists. On top of travel essentials, creative globetrotters have to figure out a way to fit all sorts of supplies in their suitcases, from sharp scissors to messy paints. Fortunately, however, we've come up with a list of portable products for all sorts of artists on the go.

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September 16, 2021

20 Cozy Crafting Kits Guaranteed to Get You in the Mood for Fall

Hands-on projects are a perfect way to get into the holiday spirit. From celebrating all-things-spooky with Halloween kits to making merry with Christmassy baking gifts, a bit of DIY can make a festive season even more fun—especially when it comes to fall. Packed with pumpkin spice and everything nice, fall is quickly climbing the ranks to become the most popular time of year.

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August 10, 2021

15+ Typography Gifts That Creatively Showcase the Power of Text

When it comes to art and design, experimenting with words is a unique way to creatively catch someone's attention. Whether hand-lettered or digitally rendered, text can have a powerful impact on a product. In this stylish selection of typography gifts, we present the versatility of words, punctuation marks, and everything in between. Many products—like HereafterLA‘s wooden cards and Grace D. Chin's paper wreaths—use eye-catching text as a whimsical way to communicate messages.

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