November 24, 2014.
My Calendar 2015 - Magical Creatures
is finally available on my ETSY STORE!!!!
(English and French versions available)
Full of Magic and Love!
November 21 - 23, 201
Starting tomorrow this señorita will be at:
DESIGN HAUT ET FORT!!!!!!
I´ll have my new Calendar, Frida leggings, pillows, prints, postcards, t-shirts and lots of hugs!!!!
Saturday 10-10 PM
Right above Metro Guy-Concordia in the Concordia University EV building
Saturday 5-10pm we will have DJ Funky Falz MAKING ALL OF US DANCE!
(I take cash and credit too)
November 1st, 2014.
SUPER HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE the collaboration between DEPT OF CULTURE and Cara Carmina
Two of my Frida illustrations onLuxury, super-fine, 100% cashmere sweaters with exceptional attention to detail, including hand-stitched embroidery and beading. (each sweater takes around 2 weeks to be made). This limited edition collections range from 100-175 pieces per style, each hand-numbered with Artist's bio and signature.
If you are interested in getting yours contact DEPT OF CULTURE directly on their website as they have exclusive distribution to the finest global boutiques.
October 29th, 2014.
To thank you all for participating in my giveawy have
FREE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
on ALL MY PILLOW CASES
for the next 3 days
ON MY ETSY SHOP!
thank you so much for all the comments!
for all the love and support!!!
Ocober 24th, 2014
IT´S TIME!!!! for my monthly giveaway!!!
THE FRIDA PILLOW GIVEAWAY!!!!!!
The winner will take home this SUPER CUTE pink Frida pillow case! (pillow not included) is made with THE SOFTEST velveteen fabric and has one of my favorite FRIDA illustrations, it measures 22"!!!!
EVERYONE IN THE WORLD CAN PARTICIPATE!!!
Go to my facebook page to participate!!! :)
October 9th, 2014.
#sharingiscaring is one of my mottos as an artist and yesterday I had the AMAZING opportunity to donate my work (wall decals) to the CENTRE DE RÉADAPTATION MARIE-ENFANT to make the children smile!!!
Thanks to Earl Pinchuk from "The Art For Healing Foundation / La Fondation de l'art pour la guérison" for making this possible!!! They are a non profit organization whose mission is to bring the healing power of art to hospitals and wellness facilities, transforming public and patient areas into inspiring environments that encourage a sense of serenity and HOPE for patients, their families and healthcare providers.
THANK you so much to Siam Obregon for taking an awesome video of this great experience! :)
October 09, 2014.
September 29th, 2014.
The winners of my "Mini Frida Leggings" giveaway have been chosen!!!!
AND MANY APPLAUSES!!!!!
THANK YOU to everyone who participated!!!!
stay tune, next month another AMAZING giveaway will come!
(Cara Carmina style of course!) :)
September 27th and 28th, 2014.
This weekend is the "ETSY MADE IN CANADA" Weekend!!!!!! 20 cities all over Canada having a hand made party!!!!
Señorita Cara Carmina and other dozens of Etsians will be at the Montreal event!!!
Come say hi!!!!!
September 24, 2014.
I´m celebrating 6000 followers on my Facebook Page with an amazing "Mini Frida Leggings giveaway!!!!"
Last day Sunday 28th!!! :)
thank you 6000 times!!!! :)
September 23rd, 2014.
My new Frida leggings for babies and lovely girls are already available on my ETSY SHOP!!!! :)
(available sizes from 1 year old to 14 years old)
September 19th - 21th
This señorita will be this weekend at
It´s their 10th anniversary so there will be
AND I´LL HAVE NEW ILLUSTRATIONS!!!
Join their facebook event HERE!
Check the list of vendors HERE!
come say hi!!!!
And if you cannot come or don´t live in Montreal, don´t be sad!!!
I´ll have FREE WORLD WIDE SHIPPING on my ETSY STORE on my:
- Frida leggings
- Phone Cases
- Pillow cases
Until Sunday at midnight!!!!! :)
September 9, 2014.
So happy to share with you my new CARA CARMINA LEGGINGS VIDEO!!!!
THANK YOU SO MUCH to all the team of lovely people who made it possilbe! I´M SUPER HAPPY!
All my leggings are available on my ETSY SHOP! :)
August 31st, 2014.
A lovely client asked me for a Frida tattoo and today I finally finished it! SHE LOVES IT!!! and I cannot wait to see it on her skin!
What an amazing thing someone wants my work for something so significative!!! :)
MERCI BEACUOP MARGAUX!!!
August 1st, 2014.
I have 2 lovely news today:
2. This señorita is now part of ETSY WHOLESALE!!!!
July 14th, 2014.
Super happy to announce my friend Paulo bottas and me have finally opened our facebook page for our collaboration Audio-Book :
And to make this announcement we made a VERY SERIOUS VIDEO! :)
(LIKE IT! SHARE IT! LOVE IT! HUG IT!)
July 2nd, 2014.
I´m SOOOO HAPPY to share with you my Fridas are now available in a limited edition collection of t-shirts and skirts (silk screen ecologic) THANKS to the AMAZING GIRLS OF Les Coureurs de Jupons!!!! (MERCI LES FILLES!!!)
These are a limited edition and belong to their "COLLECTION MAISON". Me and other local artists like Maria Teresa Hincapie were invited for this collectiona AND it looks great! (I´ll get my self a t-shirt soon!!!!)
AMAZING WORK! LOVE THESE!!!!! They are available at their boutique in Monreal
Read more about Genevieve Paquette and Kristelle Mercier and this awesome project HERE.
July 1st 2014.
HAPPY CANADA´S DAY!!!!!
(Habemus new print in the store to celebrate!)
June 26th, 2014.
COUPON CODE: SHIPPINGFRIDA02
THANK YOU SO MUCH TO ALL THE LOVELY PEOPLE WHO PARTICIPATED on my last giveaway!!!!
June 21st, 2014
There is a FRIDA GIVEAWAY on my FACEBOOK PAGE EVERYONE!!!!!!
(UNTIL JUNE 25TH!)
June 20th, 2014.
"MISS CARA CARMINA SCHOOL OF CATS"
To read more about it go to my BLOG!
June 14, 2014.
June 1st, 2014.
My conference at SOLSTICE was a success!!! what an amazing experience! so inspiring!!!!
THANK YOU , THANK YOU SO MUCH TO ALL THE LOVELY PEOPLE WHO CAME TO SHARE AND GET INSPIRED!!! :D
You can see a bit of my conference in this VIDEO!
and photos of the event in BARON MAGAZINE
May 31st, 2014.
I´m going to be one of the speakers at the amazing 3rd edition of SOLSTICE CREATIF in Montreal on May 31st!!!!!!
I´ll be talking about my experience being a self-employed artist, my journey arriving into a new city and making my way into it with my art and the difficulties and joys of being an artist, plus you can ask me anything you want to know and I´ll be doing this in English and French!!!! -I promised the organizers I´ll do my best with my poor French but there will be a translator in case I get too rusty!
plus you´ll be able to get inspired by the other 2 amazing speakers the girls from Fashion brand Atelier b. and the awesome creators of Jardins sans frontières / Gardens without borders (lots of inspiration)
See you there!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
April 21st - May 12th 2014.
Señorita Cara Carmina will be in Italy 3 weeks for vacation and for work!!!!! (applauses)
Surprises coming!!!!! :D
April 1st, 2014.
My friend and talented musician PAULO BOTTAS and me are working together trying to record the music of Paulo (a classical piece for strings inspired on Frida Kahlo) in a professional studio with professional musicians and along with my Frida illustrations we want to make a book!!!
For this we need money and so we started an
To know more about this lovely project watch our videos:
Help us sharing our campaign and if you want to help us with a donation you´ll all get soemthing lvoely in exchange! THANK YOU!!!!
March 22nd, 2014.
To thank you all for athe amazing response on my Frida leggings giveaway I´m going to have FREE SHIPPING ON THEM until the end of March on my Etsy Store!!!! (code: FREESHIPPING)
THANK YOU ALL!!!!!!! :D
March 19, 2014.
IT´S TIME FOR MY MONTHLY GIVEAWAY!!!!!!
One lucky one will take one of my new Frida leggings home!!!
GOOO TO MY
(last day to participate March 22nd at midnight!)