Flightless dung beetles don’t fly. They can roll a ball 50 times their weight. Not easy yet they do it. Seems impossible but flightless dung beetles do it. They don’t sit around and focus on the fact that they will never fly like all the other Beetles…that would be a good story to write. TheseContinue reading “Dung Beetles”
This weekend was full of work. I painted, experimented and drew. Finished the edits for Live Your Love Story. The paperback will be ready for Valentine’s Day. I got through the next round of digitizing animals for Different is Beautiful. And I added another big butterfly. There was a few projects for the shop. IContinue reading “Make Your Art”
Cherry Blossom trees for good luck. Make your wish and make it come true. I got a lot of work done today. More to come this week.
Viperfish? Firefly Squid? There’s a whole world to explore. Beauty comes in all shapes and sizes. Viperfish aren’t exactly cute but they have light producing organs. Different is indeed beautiful.
I dipped the brush in orange and yellow and let creativity take over. Except for the slight darkness, I like them. The ones at the top are beautiful. I’d erase the rest but how would the stem look? I could always paint some lines. I’m an artist of course I’ll think of something. Ok forContinue reading “Are these poppies?”
I’ve said I was done with collage animals. and Yet, I keep adding to the collection. I filled my journal with collage animals and insects and WOW. I need a few more wows to drive home different is beautiful. I added a few insects, made a few changes to exisitng animlas and working on aContinue reading “Self Love”
Martin Luther King Jr. was one man who made a difference. To hear him speak of his dream among hundreds of people with all the confidence in the world makes me feel. Freedom is choice. Freedom is self mastery. Freedom is knowing that you belong when others say you don’t. Freedom is having the gutsContinue reading “Live”
the answer, hope, peace, wisdom, strength, mind blowing,fun,sporadic,rare,sweet, weird,crazy, posh, LOVE Painting flowers at Valleydale Book preview for Different Is Beautiful next week.
I’ve been stocking up on supplies. I am gathering my thoughts. I want to have a book on my shelf that containes all of these easy wonderful textures. I can fill the first pages with my collage animals. I can have pages filled with 50 ways to paint a flower. I can have pages filledContinue reading “Investing In Myself”
I don’t feel much like writing but I do love this letter. This sprinkle of color seems like a good idea. I will be making a few minor changes to the book before I launch the You Live Your Story book on February 14th. I’m excited. This is by far is THE BEST LAYOUT FORContinue reading “Love Letter”