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The Portrait of an Artist by Another Artist

If a picture says a thousand words, then a portrait says a million. More than just an image, true portraiture captures and conveys a persons character and vulnerability. 66 more words


Artist of the moment.........Australian Vans the Omega

What a great mixture of styles Vans the Omega has. His experience with lettering and text from his more than two decades of experience with graffiiti. 193 more words

Subway Karma

I am starting to believe that every little thought and action, no matter how small, has an echo, a response from the universe.  Every little act of generosity, every little act of grumpiness or negativity pings back at us almost immediately.   303 more words


Close to Close

Finally made it onto the new Second Avenue subway that they started building (for the first time – before they ran out of money) when I was a kid going to middle school and just opened at the beginning of the year. 25 more words


Get to Work!

This is a great short about art, creativity, and persistence to give you a creative boost to get out there this weekend and do some work. 203 more words


First of many (?)

I’m horribly afraid to write. It’s almost a phobia. I really can’t get to the roots of this fear, but I realise writing is what I love, among other things, and no matter how great the fear, I must learn to tame it. 165 more words


Trying Out: Henry Art and Famous Tattoos (Week 5 & Week 6)

Week Five- Henry Art Gallery

I did not visit many places on campus during my four years at University of Washington.  Sure, I could have strolled through the museum for free, but why do that when you can come back a decade or two later and pay full price? 907 more words