Creativity does not just have to be bright rainbows, glitter, and happiness. Although, if that is your message, then that is fine. Brightness in art and human connection tends to eclipse the darkside. That is why the moon usually has only one day in it. Either way, We must address our dark side. We are… Read More Face Your Fears: How to Express Your Shadow Side in Art.
Labels cannot be avoided. At my show recently at the Village Gallery, I came across many people that wanted to talk about who I am/ was; what my art was identified as and how I identified myself. One person that really stuck in my mind was this younger girl that interviewed me about each piece… Read More Identity: How to Explore Your Message & Expression
Full Moon in Taurus- November 3 Happy Full Moon to everyone reading this blog. This is my first Full Moon that has cycled around to rest. As you all know, I am taking a break from the full moon workshops, but looking forward to picking them back up when I am done with hibernation. Currently,… Read More How to Practice Self Care on the Full Moon & Invoke Creative Intelligence
Wow. The National Women of the Arts Museum hosted the #Now Be Here photo and partnered up with Los Angeles- based artist Kim Schoenstadt & DC-based artist Linn Meyers last night. Something that really stuck with me about the event is that Linn said in her speech, “Not many people think that DC really… Read More #nowbeheredmv2017 National Women Museum of the Arts Historic Photoshoot
#METOO For those of you that aren’t sure about the campaign that has exploded over the internet this week. Let me just talk about it for a moment. The “Me Too” campaign is a movement started by Alyssa Milano, who is trying to bring light to all the sexual assault and harassment that women have… Read More #MeToo- How Art & Poetry are healthy coping mechanisms for PTSD