Today is a good day for a good day.
Well hello there. My but it's been quite a long time. So much has happened in my life in the last year. But only recently has my art taken the forefront of my life again. What a fantastic thing to have back! Read More
I never told you what I did at my new job. It was grueling and one of the hardest jobs I've ever had. I was a supervisor for a USDA mobile slaughtering unit. Read More
I wrote this in January of 2017. Posted it today in May.
Last spring I got a new job.
It was an intense job. Read More
So in the last year or so, it's become screamingly apparent that I may well be one of the worst judges of my own work. Again and again my least favorite pieces and even pieces I'm convinced aren't even worth finishing are several other people's favorites! ... Read More
So right now I live in western Washington, just outside of Seattle and Bellevue. It's often gray here. It's been predominantly overcast since late October. Today is completely overcast and instead of rain it's just heavy misting but the clouds are bit higher - so it's a High Gray day today... Read More
When people talk to me about my art, I'm often asked, "What inspires you?" I'm always stumped by this question. Perhaps I'm too literal about it. I imagine inspiration as a "Eureka!" moment in the bathtub, I guess. I don't have those around my art. Because I have made art my whole life, I feel like asking me what inspires me is like asking me what inspires me to breathe. It's simply what I do... Read More
I don't know, maybe every artist is the same, when they were a kid they knew they wanted to be an artist. That's how it was for me... Read More