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still at the beach (in my mind)

A few days ago I came home from this beautiful spot.  But I’m still there in my heart and mind.

I’ll be back in the studio and ready to blog the week of September 8th.  27 more words

Certain Inspirations

time to find words

I am an artist who loves images.

I am also a writer who loves words.

This month I’m spending time with my writer self, opening up some doors in my mind that have been closed a little too long. 49 more words


artist homework: get ready for more support

After writing The Proper Care and Feeding of your Artist last week I realized that if we artists are going to ask for more support from friends and family we need to define our terms. 303 more words


The proper care and feeding of your artist

Lately I’ve read a number of posts from artists who wish their family and friends were more supportive of their lives as artists. This got me thinking … perhaps part of the problem is that our loved-ones aren’t always sure how to offer the right kind of help and support. 539 more words


summer (now that it's here)

“Summer afternoon-summer afternoon;to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” – Henry James

It’s July 1st today; my kid has started camp; summer has officially begun. 144 more words