Art Desk Day 5

Art Desk Day 5

It has been a busy weekend here, as I run a Yoga Teacher Training and it is YTT weekend. So- not a lot of art making. But I did start a landscape view of Mt. Ascutney from my neighborhood before the weekend. Working with the snow will be an interesting challenge. I...
My Art Desk: Day 3

My Art Desk: Day 3

Today I worked on another floral. I returned to the thought “Maybe florals are not for me…” Not sure why I feel moved to work on florals. Maybe I just long for flowers and color. I then had the vision to use some collaging paper and see if that...
Creative Sanctuary

Creative Sanctuary

Sometimes we make a decision, and the subsequent events from that decision create a new course for our lives. When we sold our second house almost one year ago, little did I realize the effect it would have on my creativity. Naturally, all art making was put on hold...
The Request

The Request

Elizabeth Gilbert shares a concept on inspiration in her amazing book “Big Magic“.  She writes that we are not the creators of ideas, but that they exist in their own time as their own entities and they seek us out for their manifestation. What a wild...
Dream Catchers

Dream Catchers

I find dream catchers to be among the most visually appealing man made images. The circular hoop, with woven webbing; beads and dreams caught on the webs; long tassles dripping from the hoop, my soul sings when I see them. They seem to be a space between heaven,...
The Art of Art

The Art of Art

Welcome to My Online Studio… A space for fanciful musings on art, creativity, and living passionately. “The art of art, the glory of expression, and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity” ~Walt Whitman Art is a reflection of a...