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Day 4… Part 2… of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Art Challenge Day 4 – Part 2… More Gouache! I have to share one more day of my paint love… GOUACHE!!! My years at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts are obviously meaningful to me ’cause I can’t stop talking … Continue reading

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Art Is For Sharing…

Hello friends! I took a much needed, many months long break from blogging… To think and ponder a few things… Well, “Hello…I’m back”! Now, I gotta tell ya the truth… I’ve actually had a love/hate relationship with being online. Part … Continue reading

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Creating Calm

When life gets to be “too much” and you’re exhausted and your brain is on overload, it can be very hard to create. This happens to all of us from time to time. In fact, I’m there in the “too … Continue reading

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MATS CLass Journey – Part 3 Finding Your Voice Pie

In my last post, we ate some good ol’ Value Pie. Today, we chow down on some Finding Your Voice Pie! Some of the best pie ever!  And the most important too! Finding Your Voice Pie ~ Creating from your heart … Continue reading

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MATS Class Journey – Part 2 Value Pie

In my last post, I shared Over Confidence Pie with you. That was scary… and humbling. But you know, the creative process is, at times, scary and humbling. There is so much to work through and process.. not just the art itself … Continue reading

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Say YES To Creativity

Life is busy! And it gets full of “I have to’s” and “I need to’s” and “they need’s” and “they want’s” that sometimes we get side tracked from our art. And then the “I feel pooped’s” kicks in! That has been … Continue reading

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The Creative Practice

Do you create everyday? Or at least most days? I do. Mostly cause I don’t sit still very well (my hands just have to be making something!) and also because it’s a healthy practice for an artist. Any and all … Continue reading

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