The view from my room. Last weekend I took a chance, got out of my comfort zone, and went to a fabulous writing workshop with poet Victoria Erikson. In the beautiful Berkshires, the Kripalu Center fed my body and soul while Victoria Erikson helped me shut up my inner voice and just write. I will… Continue reading Creative Adventures
Category: Visual artists
My Misspent Youth
Greetings All! I hope this finds you safe and healthy, practicing social distancing, and spending time with the ones you love. My life has been quiet with walks in the woods, yoga daily, and on-line classes. I must confess I miss seeing my students, yet I know they are doing the best they can, as… Continue reading My Misspent Youth
The Fog Has Lifted
What inspires you?
Persistence. I learned how to use the camera, crop a photo in the viewfinder, and set the aperture to let through the right amount of light. Time and patience are both great teachers.
Greetings Folks! This week’s creative is someone who I have known for, let’s just say a long time. Every Christmas my friend Carrie creates the most amazing variety of sweet treats. A while back she discovered a dairy and gluten intolerance. Instead of giving up sweets, Carrie re-invented her recipes to be healthy for all!… Continue reading Creating Deliciousness
Stay Human – Michael Franti’s Creative Message
I apologize for the late post. I was out getting a recharge at a four-day music festival during which I experienced the inspirational message of Michael Franti and Spearhead. If you haven’t heard of him, click here for a music video. I also encourage you to read his lyrics. Franti’s message is one of encouragement, kindness,… Continue reading Stay Human – Michael Franti’s Creative Message
Visual Artist Sean Powers
Welcome back, folks! This week Colorado visual artist extraordinaire Sean Powers shares his creative process with us. “The process of creating my work is sort of like a cross between narrating with imagery and watching an image spontaneously emerge through paint. I’m interested in the literal and figurative nature of an image; the way different… Continue reading Visual Artist Sean Powers