Monthly Archives: November 2018

Right Brain, Left Brain

The philosopher Pythagorus used “cosmos” to describe the universe, seeing within it a purposeful order.

Right Brain, Left Brain

The philosopher Pythagorus used “cosmos” to describe the universe, seeing within it a purposeful order.

Going Deeper

This woodland scene — still unfinished — represents the feelings I had as I painted, feelings that I’m following a path that’s leading me deeper into impressionism, leading me toward a deeper understanding of what art is to me, giving me a deeper awareness of my own creative spirit.

Going Deeper

This woodland scene — still unfinished — represents the feelings I had as I painted, feelings that I’m following a path that’s leading me deeper into impressionism, leading me toward a deeper understanding of what art is to me, giving me a deeper awareness of my own creative spirit.

What Is Art For?

What is art for? We all know that art can certainly be a bit of a mystery.

What Is Art For?

What is art for? We all know that art can certainly be a bit of a mystery.

Fire in the Forest

For me, impressionist painting means following what I feel, going wherever the painting takes me.

Fire in the Forest

For me, impressionist painting means following what I feel, going wherever the painting takes me.

Not Fine Art…But Fun Art

Not all art has to be “fine art”. We can create “fun art”, too.

Not Fine Art…But Fun Art

Not all art has to be “fine art”. We can create “fun art”, too.

Bits and Pieces

Why not appreciate the good things in our art? Why not see the potential…and not make such a fuss about the awful parts?

Bits and Pieces

Why not appreciate the good things in our art? Why not see the potential…and not make such a fuss about the awful parts?

‘Tis the Season

…it’s no work of art, but for me, this holiday card was a little victory.

‘Tis the Season

…it’s no work of art, but for me, this holiday card was a little victory.

Happy Thanksgiving

Just a quick little post to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. It is, of course, an American holiday that isn’t celebrated in other countries, although I’d like to think we can be thankful for our blessings every day of the

Happy Thanksgiving

Just a quick little post to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. It is, of course, an American holiday that isn’t celebrated in other countries, although I’d like to think we can be thankful for our blessings every day of the

In Love with Doodling

Doodling. Isn’t that a wonderful word? It just sounds fun and playful, don’t you think? And, it is fun and playful. We have all picked up a pencil, pen, or marker and found ourselves doodling on scraps of paper. As often as not,

In Love with Doodling

Doodling. Isn’t that a wonderful word? It just sounds fun and playful, don’t you think? And, it is fun and playful. We have all picked up a pencil, pen, or marker and found ourselves doodling on scraps of paper. As often as not,