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Color Study Continued

Continuing last week’s color contemplations, I wove on, and now the warp is finished and off the loom.

I had wondered if the colors would work. 388 more words


Making a Practice of Practicing

An ancient bad joke: “Can you tell me how to get to Carnegie Hall?” “Sure: Practice, practice, practice.” And then there is the even older saying, “Practice makes Perfect,” which is clearly untrue since there is no such thing as perfection in the arts. 375 more words

Creative Inspiration

The dance.

She dances to the songs in her head, speaks with the rhythm of her heart, and loves from the depth of her soul – Dean Jackson…

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Emerging Designer

The Benefits of Learning to Play Guitar (and why you should at least give it a try)

Let’s do this with good old-fashioned pros and cons lists!

  • It’s a guitar. Guitars are cool.
  • Learning a few basic chords really doesn’t take long, and all that practicing and repetition is a great meditative stress buster.
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Creative Experiment

I Dreamed of Love Last Night

Last night I dreamed of Love,
of him touching me, how he touched
the sides of my face as if though
touching me were all he ever dreamed of. 148 more words

Business Cards That Mean Business

In a recent interview, designer and artist Ed Schlossberg recalled the first diplomatic reception he attended at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo with his wife Caroline Kennedy, the U.S. 1,313 more words