My artistic voice has been silent for so long. Maybe it has always been silenced. My psychic told me my past lives on this earth are filled with my silence. People keeping me quiet and punishing me. I am constantly being burned at the stake. … Continue readingAn artist’s Epiphany: Silent all these years
i just came across this blog and thought it had an amazing end point I wanted to share. I mainly wanted to share it b/c I need to internalize it. So many wonderful points/ideas that can help move me along creatively. I thought maybe you … Continue readingWild Donkey idea via @GoddessLeonie
Here is this mornings look at my “office art” project. My attempt to artistically deal with office politics and stresses. In a way, it is a Rasa Sadhana, an attempt to remove emotion from the workplace as well as leave the work place stresses at … Continue readingOffice Art Progression
The beginning of a free office art piece. An attempt to put my emotions down while at work. So these are quick sketches.
I’m excited. Thrilled really. I finally went to Home Depot for another piece of wood. I like to paint on wood. It’s a bit less intimidating. Last year I walked to Home Depot and bought some wood. This painting was the result: I chose to … Continue readingNew canvas for a new painting
One of the things I am guilty of is looking at other people’s work so much that I neglect my own. I get sucked into perusing all of twitters inspiration collections, especially those from Abduzeedo.com. I look and review and start to feel inadequate as … Continue readingFirst attempt @ Vector Art & 6 things I learned
“He became an artist for people who knew very little about art.” Arthur C Danton I recently went to the Andy Warhol exhibit at the Myhner gallery at the University of Denver. I had seen a larger portion of his work in Colorado Springs a … Continue readingWarhol as a Designer: an Experience
I really don”t do enough art. I”m ashamed to admit that I look at so many other artists that I become paralyzed. The fear of not being as good stifles me. And the irony is that I would rather sit here and type, again, about … Continue readingPeace first, then art.
I really must get into an art routine. I feel so panicked and stressed and I keep thinking it’s due to work and relationships. But all of a sudden, tonight I don’t think that is the reason. I now think it’s because I don’t do … Continue readingPutting art back into my routine
I’m trying a new painting technique. It makes me nervous. I have never really worked with water colors before. But I am trying them as a background for my acrylic pieces. I’m hoping it helps with a focal point. Right now it just looks like … Continue readingNew technique