Validation

My brain can get tangled…. A brilliant artist friend of mine recently sent me an article about composition and asked me what I thought about it. This artist friend is an ARC living master and a brilliant master of composition. We have lively conversations...

Scrunchie

Putting my hair up means one thing…. I am painting. When it is time to get serious about working I have to take off any jewelry, wear simple, comfy clothes and my hair has to go up in a ponytail. I can’t stand anything on my face or on my hands when...

Insipid

I have been looking at houses. I have to move this year, so I have been keeping an eye out on the houses for sale in my area for a while now. It’s been shocking and a bit crazy with what is happening in the housing market. But I remain hopeful. Last fall there...

The Artist Guild

  There was a time not long ago when I looked back on the past 20 years and realized that I gotten away from the company of other artists. Sure, I was working as I could with three kids and a crazy, busy life, but I hardly ever saw another artist. I hardly ever...

Zing

Once Upon a Time there was a young illustrator…. And in the magical land of graphic designers, comic book artists, copy editors, logo creators and book illustrators, this illustrator found herself one day in her mid-twenties invited to a Ball at the castle where...

Affirmations

I’m Back… Happy New Year! I have never been much of a “resolution” kind of gal. When everyone speaks of resolutions on New Years Eve, I tend to think more about affirmations. I think it is better to reaffirm what I already know and like about...