Winner For Summer Creative Grief Playshop Giveaway!

Winner For Summer Creative Grief Playshop Giveaway!

  I want to thank all of you who participated in this contest and was deeply moved by the wonderful quotes that you sent me. Whenever I hold one of these giveaways it is always SO difficult to have to choose between all the amazing folks who enter their names...
The Anatomy Of Real

The Anatomy Of Real

Real is gutsy. Real is vulnerable. Real is raw. And bodacious. Real is at the core of everything. Real is something that you can feel. It resides in the heart and the belly much more so than in the mind. Real is authentic power. Real is where you draw the line. Real...
Who Needs Creative Inspiration?

Who Needs Creative Inspiration?

One of the biggest illusions around the creative process is that we have to be in a magical state of inspiration in order to create. This fantasy state is some combination of bright eyed and bushy tailed excitement, uber confidence and feeling an unbroken connection...
A Message From Your Muse

A Message From Your Muse

  Your creative muse gives ZERO fucks about what you think regarding your capabilities or training when you make art. She doesn’t care if you think you are a shitty artist. Or not talented. Or never enough. She doesn’t pay any attention to when you compare...
Paying Homage To The Beauty That Is You

Paying Homage To The Beauty That Is You

My daily Art practice is to adorn myself with beauty. I bejewel my skin with silver and stones from the earth, drape my precious body with silken scarves and embroidered shawls, surround my being with wild color. I become my art. This adornment reminds me on a daily...
Art Happens

Art Happens

  Art happens. And it happens in all kinds of places and during all kinds of situations. People make art during war. People make art during peacetime. People make art when they’re traumatized. People make art when they’re safe and sound. People make art when they...
Love The Muse You’re With

Love The Muse You’re With

  I have a confession to make. In a lot of my writing  I talk about my relationship to the creative process as something that’s kind of abstract. Or simply the workings of my own mind. Which isn’t exactly the truth. I’ve been avoiding telling the truth because...