Creating An Original For A Theme That Speaks To You

I’m always hesitant to take on any type of culture statement art, for obvious reasons.

Creatively Rest Your Mind and Free Your Spirit

Discovering my heightened artistic nature came about like a happy little rainstorm after a long drought. 2009 I was newly single with a three-and-a-half-year-old and a whole lot of healing to get through. (This blog post contains many of my early unnamed artworks.) My son was off to his father’s every other weekend, leaving me … Continue reading Creatively Rest Your Mind and Free Your Spirit

Am I Working For Free or is this Volunteering?

A topic for all artists and those building professional art and cultural portfolios (and businesses) to consider: Am I working for free or is this volunteering? Far too many times have I listened to fellow arts and events workers, partners, and colleagues as they express concerning feelings after entering into seemingly awesome opportunities for experience … Continue reading Am I Working For Free or is this Volunteering?

Art Is My Love Language

They say that there are 5 Love Languages. They are Words of Affirmation, Acts of Service, Receiving Gifts, Quality Time, and Physical Touch. Each one is an important expression and application of love. Learning and then understanding your partner’s, friend’s, and family member’s, as well as your own primary Love Languages will ensure the creation … Continue reading Art Is My Love Language