Week in Review 2022 – 11/25

I am Grateful For The United States holiday, Thanksgiving, takes place on the fourth Thursday of November. It is a time for families to gather for a traditional meal. Many will opt to go around the table and share what they are grateful for. I thought I would do something similar with this post. The… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 11/25

Week in Review 2022 – 11/18

Maintaining An Art Practice It takes a creative a mind, a healthy body and passion to maintain an art practice. I focus on all three through out my week, week after week. Creative Mind I confess one way I maintain a creative mind is playing games. I tend not to follow trends, so I don’t… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 11/18

Week in Review 2022 – 11/11

Art in Embassies How it Works Why is there a tractor trailer truck outside our home? It is because Atelier, a company specialize in shipping artwork, came to collect Sunrise Over the Gulf River. I am honored to have my work displayed at the U. S. Embassy in Brazzaville, The Republic of the Congo. How… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 11/11

Week in Review 2022 – 11/04

Full Speed Ahead It’s full speed ahead for me and the Senior Executive Director of Studio Operations (aka my husband) as we prepare for this weekend’s open studio. Anyone visiting will be greeted by art as they walk in the front door. Everyone Runs to the View We are fortunate to live in a home… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 11/04

Week in Review 2022 – 10/28

Decisions, Decisions Art is all about decisions. When I start a new thread painting my very first decision is which photo to use. Being the obsessively organized person I am, I maintain a photo folder titled potential quilts. This is subdivided by categories. No surprise one subfolder is titled Lola. Seems she never takes a… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 10/28

Week in Review 2022 – 10/14

Tempus Fugit Time flies. Boy, does time fly. It has been more than 50 years from my first Latin class. 50 years, you’ve got to be kidding! Yet, the proof is all around me. Miraculously, I am still able to do some very, very basic Latin translation, just as I can decode Roman numerals. Open… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 10/14

Week in Review 2022 – 10/07

Education is Key Each week, as I prepare to write my blog, I look for a unifier, hook or message to guide post. This week it is education is key. So much of what I do involves self education and the education of others. Currently I am educating myself about the fast fashion industry and… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 10/07

Week in Review 2022 – 09/16

Why Plan? Where should I focus my energy? The maxim failure to plan is planning to fail keeps running through my head. Why? I’m betwixt and between once more. One of the advantages of deadlines is they help to narrow down the choices. Nevertheless, I find myself second guessing myself. My tendency is to over… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 09/16