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Painting into the unknown

As I wrote in my previous blog post, I am doing the Bloom True e-course with Flora Bowley. This is a wonderful course in intuitive painting, all about finding your own voice, letting go, following the flow, being bold and much more. 424 more words

Mixed Media

All set!

And now for something completely different… ;-) I am starting the painting course Bloom True with the wonderful Flora Bowley! This is an online course in intuitive painting, or as Flora states it: “a groundbreaking and transformational approach to painting (and living) that celebrates intuition, connects body, mind and spirit and allows unique and expressive paintings to emerge naturally and authentically”. 53 more words

News And Articles

Calling All Painters And Would Be Painters!

Have you ever thought of being an artist and expressing or discovering your creativity? How about learning to paint? I did. Last year, I decided to stop procrastinating, and signed up for my first drawing and painting e-courses. 235 more words


Grabbing the Brass Ring

During the winter, my local art guild had a creativity challenge for members. We’ve had these “exercises” before and it’s always fun to see what people create when challenged to think out of the box, out of their comfort zone, and/or out of their usual medium. 764 more words


Making Time

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about making time for the things I want to do.

I’ve been {slowly} writing a novel since January 2012. I really went for it for the first four months because I started the novel as part of an evening writing class. 484 more words

Other Musings

More Pastiche

So, I mentioned my big painting assignment in an earlier post. It’s kind of like the final exam for the course. For last Saturday, we had to bring in our “pastiche”…which is totally using the word incorrectly…but anyhoo! 147 more words

Classes And Workshops

Little Joys in the Morning...

…if I don’t do something explicitly good for me in the mornings before work (for instance like working out or yoga), I try hard to do a *little* something for me before starting the rat race. 160 more words

Other Musings