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Chuck Close quote

This is my current favorite quote….absolutely right on. I have it mounted on my drawing table, and read through it every day before I begin working.   176 more words


Creative Chaos....Practically Manic!

I am almost overwhelmed with creativity today which sounds like it would be a good thing but actually it’s distracting and feels like Creative ADD. I can’t focus for long on particular project before jumping to another one and I’m chewing gum like a chain gum chewer lol. 442 more words


At Any Given Moment...Magic Can Happen

Right now I’m sitting on the porch floor painting a hippie tote while Wayne mows the grass. I love that smell. The scent of freshly cut grass. 294 more words



This is not the Post I had in mind, or even begun, but perhaps it is a better one.

There is no separation from the making of art, the subject and focus of this blog, and the personal existence of the writer. 282 more words

Art As Therapy

On living Kabir

This morning, an unusual one in the sense that I turned the computer on quickly, unlike other days when I focus on bathing and getting the food ready for the dogs, or think of my music on rare occasions, when I turned the computer, I had two emails in it. 951 more words

Mental Health

Family Day at Spiral Jetty

KUED, Great Salt Lake Institute at Westminster College, Hawk Watch International, and UMFA members are invited to a day of science, art and exploration of… 515 more words

The Farmer's Almanac, Our Own Country Store Dream and Life

Okay, so I didn’t get the plank and catwalk into the garden yesterday because it rained all day long!! But this morning looks like it’ll clear for a bit. 777 more words