“You should keep on painting no matter how difficult it is, because this is all part of experience, and the more experience you have, the better it is...unless it kills you, and then you know you have gone too far.” —Alice Neel Todays 28 … [Continue reading] about Day 3 Feathered Friends Art Challenge
I’ve been experimenting with choosing a symbol or graphic to think of whenever I need to check myself. In this case, when I feel overwhelmed, a little lost, and like I don’t have any control, I think of this phoenix. It’s a visual reminder I can … [Continue reading] about Like a phoenix I have risen, somewhere along the road
It’s Monday, it’s snowing, and it is cold. These are facts I have no control over. So using ‘it is what it is’ works here. If I use it as an excuse for inaction though, it implies not only that this is the reality I face, but I cannot make it any … [Continue reading] about It is what it is
I started clipping images a few days ago from old catalogs and magazines. Words, phrases, images—whatever caught my eye. No overthinking, just pulling whatever stirred some inner reaction. I even found a nifty book mark in an old Flow Magazine … [Continue reading] about Day 1 of The 100 Day Project
This morning’s sky was too glorious to let slip by without a few photos. A colorful sky like this gives me hope and inspiration. And some motivation. Today’s direction toward creativity finds me clipping images from old magazines and … [Continue reading] about What’s your direction today?