Category Archives: Art Studio

Who’s Inking?

Earlier this month I asked the question: Who is doing Inktober this year?   Here are a few bloggers who will be participating in the Inktober challenge. I will continue to update the list throughout the month. If you’d like

Who’s Inking?

Earlier this month I asked the question: Who is doing Inktober this year?   Here are a few bloggers who will be participating in the Inktober challenge. I will continue to update the list throughout the month. If you’d like

Note to Self

Recently my art time has been devoted to drawing. I consider drawing a foundational skill for all other art. I’m sure that as my drawing ability improves, my oil paintings, watercolors, and pastels will get better, too. And when I

Note to Self

Recently my art time has been devoted to drawing. I consider drawing a foundational skill for all other art. I’m sure that as my drawing ability improves, my oil paintings, watercolors, and pastels will get better, too. And when I

How I Know I’m an Artist

When I began learning to draw in June 2015, I was anything but an artist. At that point, I didn’t really consider myself a beginning artist, or even an aspiring artist. Any title with the word artist attached was too far-fetched

How I Know I’m an Artist

When I began learning to draw in June 2015, I was anything but an artist. At that point, I didn’t really consider myself a beginning artist, or even an aspiring artist. Any title with the word artist attached was too far-fetched

The Great Berry-Hunting Adventure

If you’ve followed along on my art journey for a while, you know already how much I love September. For me, it’s a bit like the start of a personal new year.  It’s a time for new resolve, a time to

The Great Berry-Hunting Adventure

If you’ve followed along on my art journey for a while, you know already how much I love September. For me, it’s a bit like the start of a personal new year.  It’s a time for new resolve, a time to

More from Julia Cameron

I’m guessing that most readers of this blog are probably well-acquainted with Julia Cameron. She’s the author of The Artist’s Way, subtitled A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity. I don’t think anyone can deny that art is a spiritual experience and that some

More from Julia Cameron

I’m guessing that most readers of this blog are probably well-acquainted with Julia Cameron. She’s the author of The Artist’s Way, subtitled A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity. I don’t think anyone can deny that art is a spiritual experience and that some

My Year of Art

Last October, fellow blogger inknpaper85046788 posted a review of Awakening Your Creative Soul. The book is a “52 Week Journey to Artistic Discovery”. I knew at once it was a book I would love to read. I added it to my “want

My Year of Art

Last October, fellow blogger inknpaper85046788 posted a review of Awakening Your Creative Soul. The book is a “52 Week Journey to Artistic Discovery”. I knew at once it was a book I would love to read. I added it to my “want

The Great Van Project – 2

The Client Is Not Always Right On Sunday, I officially started on The Great Van Project.  The project is, thankfully, still in its initial stages. And, a lot has changed since my husband/client and I had our first Project Meeting two

The Great Van Project – 2

The Client Is Not Always Right On Sunday, I officially started on The Great Van Project.  The project is, thankfully, still in its initial stages. And, a lot has changed since my husband/client and I had our first Project Meeting two