Inspired Moments

Artists are always on the hunt for inspiration, sometimes it falls in your lap and sometimes you have to seek it out.

These are some of my inspired moments that I hope will inspire you as well.

40,000 Hours

Last night at dinner, one of the gentleman at the table who has a deep passion for music, said he read it takes 40,000 hours of practice to become truly proficient at any instrument. I have not added up the number of hours I've spent learning and...

Why We Do It

I have been searching for the reason I have this new found urge to create art, having never done it to this degree until recently.  I've read many artist statements in which artists have expressed the deep meaning behind their art, or the deep rooted...

Is “Different” Good or Bad or Both?

I find it so curious that I often get comments that my work is "different".  Sometimes this is delivered with a big smile, sometimes with an awkwardness, sometimes with a look that says "I don't quite understand this art but I feel like I have...

The Joy of Rediscovering

I know I have a lot of "stuff" in my studio.  I think having lots of choices is important.  It could be that one perfect thing in your wide array of things that makes your work cross over to great from good.  Plus, it prevents that frustration when you...