NolaVie Presents : Artists From Away

Artists from away: graNOLA

Sometimes producing art takes a little help from friends. For recent Tulane grads Maddie Futrell, Lauren Rouatt, Rocky Rudov and Emily Swietilk, this is the idea behind Grassroots New Orleans, or graNOLA -- a female artists collective that makes affordable, sustainable art from found objects with a lot of New Orleans inspiration. Read More »

Artists from away: Katie Schmidt

Katie Schmidt is the designer behind Passion Lilie, an ethical and affordable clothing line that imports all textiles from India. Her fabrics are all hand-painted with vegetable dyes by artists who are paid fair living wages. The philosophy behind Passion Lilie is centered around creating quality clothing that promos sustainable living overseas. Read More »

Artists from away: Douglas Smith

When film crews lining the streets of New Orleans become as common as seeing a group of tourists, it’s only natural that someone from the industry would fall in love with this city and decide to become more than a visitor. Douglas Smith, originally from Vancouver, did just that. Read More »

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