I was nervous about painting live at the Youth Unlimited ‘Art of Art’ charity event (in front of 500 people), on Nov. 3rd. I actually had a great time and I met a lot of amazing people. I talked with people more than I painted, so the painting I started didn’t get very far. Here […]
I spent a few hours in the studio this morning practicing for the upcoming Live painting night on Nov. 3rd. I don’t know what inspired me to try using watercolours, as I have never used them in a ‘real painting’ before. I’ve just played here & there with them on paper – never before used […]
I can’t believe it’s October already and my last blog post was on July 1st – Yikes! This month I am digging deeper than ever & taking Seth Godin’s altMBA course. It’s a one-month intensive ‘sprint’ to getting a non-traditional MBA. It’s extremely challenging, however, I’ve never been more inspired and excited about life. On November […]
Happy September friends! I’ve been very negligent (again) about blogging. I have a million reasons that I won’t bore you with. I am working very hard at building a new website, painting for 3 Galleries, preparing for a solo show in Feb. 2018, and amid all of this, I have dropped a few balls. My […]
Once again I was blessed to teach an amazing group of artists on Vancouver Island. The McMillan Arts Centre in Parksville is such a perfect venue for classes. We had a lot of fun, and everyone worked so hard. There were many exciting breakthroughs & I can’t wait to come back for a follow-up class.
Every once in a while, I miss my ‘old self’. The one who, in my 20’s, was an anorexic perfectionist. Days like today – when I put on a t-shirt and see that my arms are much less toned than I would like. But the feeling is fleeting. In part because my husband is making […]