This month was Artists in Action at one of the local galleries in my town of Ellensburg,WA, Gallery One. All month they have had artists come in to work throughout the day, culminating in a 24 hr create-a-thon and their Paint Ellensburg auction and dinner. I came in to paint in the evening during the First Friday art walk, and then later in the month I came in for the 24 hr create-a-thon, which only ended up being 18 hrs. It was very fun, especially meeting other local artists, and getting delirious in the wee hours of the morning. Continue Reading
Hey there! A lot has been going on lately. Boyfriend John and I moved back to San Diego just over a month ago. I planted many seeds in the first few weeks and now I have loads of seedlings! We have pots full of beets, leeks, lettuce, quinoa, radishes, basil, cabbage, and cauliflower, and a barrel with a bunch of kale, collards, and chard. There is one lonely garlic plant down in the garden not pictured in this post.
Many people would like to express themselves creatively but lack the confidence or just don’t know where to start. Others don’t even realize they have their own unique creativity to express. And some people are actively creative people and are just looking for more ways to express themselves. Whatever the case may be, I believe all people can benefit from creative self expression and that everyone has their own creative gifts that can benefit the world. Continue Reading