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“I paint as a way of looking for myself in the world.”

-Amy Sherald

Welcome to Emily Lupita Studio, the online home of artist & writer, Emily Lupita.

Scroll down to get to know Emily Lupita’s creative spirit and see examples of her artwork & books.

The Artist’s Alphabet

This 10th Anniversary Edition features 26 brand new paintings by Emily Lupita. Made in the classic Lupita style, this book is full of bright colors and whimsical characters. It’s a wonderful way to learn the alphabet with fabulous words like, “A is for Artist” + “B is for Beauty” + “C is for Creativity.”

Postcard Memoir

Emily Lupita writes postcard-sized memories accompanied by artwork from her life of travel. Join her on a journey in search of self-identity while living and learning in different cultures.

“It is our privilege & adventure to discover our own special light.”

-Evelyn Dunbar

News & Events

Lupita Zodiac Series

Emily Lupita’s newest series features a variety of different Lupita paintings set to the stars. Each painting exhibits the characteristics of her unique Zodiac sign. Now available on tote bags, home decor, and tees.


Emily Lupita has published five children’s books full of her artwork. She loves bright colors and telling stories that encourage others.

Artwork Shop

Emily Lupita’s artwork is available on t-shirts, home decor, prints + more.

10% of all proceeds are donated to World Central Kitchen.

“I paint my own reality.”

-Frida Kahlo

Artwork Portfolio

Emily Lupita is a watercolor artist and digital illustrator. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Central College and a Master of Fine Arts from Iowa State University. 

Creativity for Caregivers

Emily Lupita’s new course is called, “Creativity for Caregivers.”

Creative self-care for people taking care of others. A mix of important mental health info + creative exercises + resource links + art.

All are welcome. Join us.

“You are not an aberration.”

-Ram Dass


Emily Lupita’s artwork has been influenced by her childhood in rural Iowa, her Mexican American + Welsh heritage, and her world journey.

Unique. Colorful. Lupita.

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