500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #198 – Happiness 12-004

Happiness 12-004: The History: Share what you see and continue the story. This is the happiest one I have done so far. I hear him humming happily, singing his happy  ‘dum-dee-dums’, and smiling loudly! I love this one! Catharsis... the need to express emotions that are so raw, we just can't put them in words.... … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #198 – Happiness 12-004

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #197 – Happiness 12-003

Happiness 12-003:  The History: Share what you see and continue the story. There he is, just standing there, mindlessly blissful. Oh, how I despise my jealousy! Catharsis... the need to express emotions that are so raw, we just can't put them in words.... I originally called this series Dancing in Hell, because I thought it … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #197 – Happiness 12-003

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #196 – Happiness 12-002

Happiness 12-002:  The History: Share what you see and continue the story. I threw my hands into the air and screamed: “I’m done! Do what you will with me. At least tell why I’m going through all this.” Catharsis… the need to express emotions that are so raw, we just can't put them in words.... … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #196 – Happiness 12-002

My Favourite Art Supplies – A Few Good Brushes

Nylon Paint Brushes: Here’s a great starter kit from Hero Neo, but Windsor & Newton make my favorites. The Review: There are many to choose from and lots of cheap ones out there, but you will want to aim for a little more when you see how fast the glue holding in the hairs fails … Continue reading My Favourite Art Supplies – A Few Good Brushes

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #195 – Happiness 12-001

Happiness 12-001: The History: Share what you see and continue the story. Catharsis... the need to express emotions that are so raw, we just can't put them in words.... I originally called this series Dancing in Hell, because I thought it was an expression of pain... Love showed me that it was my happiness and … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #195 – Happiness 12-001

Fun Fotos for Friday – More from my Garden

Well, Fall is upon us here in Montreal and while it's my favorite season, I thought I'd share a few reminders of the beauty our summers bring. The Colony of Tiny Flowers I'm All In Rose Marble Rousseau's Inspiration Taking Shelter The Purple Pollinator  

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity – Part 7 – Where Happiness comes from…

Part 7 - Where Happiness comes from Originally called Walking in Hell, these were made shortly after my divorce was finalized and I initially thought they were expressions of pain and regret. After a while, I realized those thoughts were my desire to have people feel sorry for me, and that didn’t jibe with what … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity – Part 7 – Where Happiness comes from…

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #194 – Paper-Thin 09-001

Paper-Thin 09-001: The History: Share what you see and continue the story. This series was a challenge I gave myself to see how thin I could make the clay before it cracked... It was a great learning experience with various materials. How to slow-dry the clay, when to add engobes, how to handle it before … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #194 – Paper-Thin 09-001

Midweek Poems – Don’t Fall in Love

Don’t Fall in Love The rain falls past my light post at night to land sadly on my white canvas shoes The sounds of Genesis emanate from my earphones to vibrate in my ears but fail miserably to change my mood. Person after person walks me by on there busy journey to nowhere significant She … Continue reading Midweek Poems – Don’t Fall in Love

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #193 – Paper-Thin 09-002

Paper-Thin 09-002: The History: Share what you see and continue the story. This series was a challenge I gave myself to see how thin I could make the clay before it cracked... It was a great learning experience with various materials. How to slow-dry the clay, when to add engobes, how to handle it before … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #193 – Paper-Thin 09-002