WHO: Chicago-based artist Mari Orr, whose interesting career path took her from the lab as a chemist to the studio as a full-time artist with paintbrush in hand.
WHAT: Orr’s feed is nothing if not pure joy. Bright colors, fun textures and a witty pun or two–it’s a peek into her creative spirit.
WHY: Because following an artist whose ultimate goal is to spread kindness and make people smile is bound to have a positive effect on your day.
“I want to inspire people to stop and appreciate the vibrant colors of a sunset, the intricate pattern on a flower petal or the wispy texture of cotton candy. Remember: Beautiful things are everywhere.”