Neil Gaiman, author of the wonderfully dark book and movie, Coraline, gives some absolutely inspiring advice and insights about pursuing creative work. While we are focusing on perspective shifts in our June workshop, Neil’s thoughts really just add to that … Continue reading →
This is an insightful, important look at our lives and our health. It’s so interesting because she talks about how we typically start with health issues and look for fixes without addressing any of the underlying factors. This time of … Continue reading →
JOY That was the theme of June’s gathering. Here are the questions we started with: (based on Robert Holden’s book Be Happy – which I highly recommend). What are the essential qualities of joy? Where, when and with whom … Continue reading →
This brings tears to my eyes. I know too many little girls (and bigger ones) who don’t believe this. I want it to run in schools everywhere. Maybe we can begin to adjust the horrible messaging that we are all receiving that beautiful looks only like the model on the cover of Vogue.
This is such a great video about how easy it is to create interesting lettering for your art journals and canvases. Lettering for Your Art Journal from Julie Balzer on Vimeo. I’m a big fan of her blog too… there’s … Continue reading →
We had the opportunity to bring the concept of “Wine, Women and a Paintbrush” to a corporate audience as part of a 3-day session on Stress Management. Many of the reflective and creative activities we like to share with groups … Continue reading →
Happy Holidays, A couple of sites I love that will be of big help in the last minute holiday frenzy… One, Smitten Kitchen, has a recipe for the decadent and oh so simple “Christmas Crack”. The only time I make … Continue reading →
Happy New Year! Here’s a piece of a wonderful video to help you get your year off to an inspirational and positive start! Celebrate What’s Right With The World Video by Lazarus! – The Resurrected – MySpace Video