inspiration

Red Chairs At Evening

22"x 30", Acrylic on paper I never found it difficult to find inspiration for a painting. The great painter, Robert Henri, said that inspiration was all about training your eye and soul to see the extraordinary in the ordinary. While the red chairs on my front lawn were an ordinary site, a descending dark storm [...]

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The Deliberate Intent To Create

I get questions from people often about how I come up with creative ideas for painting, writing or designing. The questions are usually followed by a remark suggesting the person's lack of creativity and/or longing to be more creative. I like to tell all people that everyone by nature of being human is creative. We [...]

Positive Social Change Through Art And Imagination

As an artist I have witnessed up close and personal the predominant oppression of the arts in our educational institutions. It is a given when public schools are faced with budget cuts, the arts and music are always the first to go. Even in private schools and colleges, art and music are often dependent upon [...]

Inspiration For Floor Cloth Designs

The history of painting on fabrics and textiles began thousands of years ago in Asia, and floor cloth designs date back to the 18th century. Many of these designs were based upon motifs found in nature, or traditional, cultural symbols incorporated into a pattern with geometric motifs. Today the range of textile designs is limitless [...]

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.