Are We There Yet?

5/27/16 Notes to Myself: So many caps and gowns. Who’s that little girl suddenly all grown up wearing hers? How is it she now dances in this time of change sharing tears and smiles in all the uncertainty. Yet there she is, receiving awards and honors. Celebrating 4 years of hard work and the choice […]

In Flight and Embracing Uncertainty

2/7/15 Notes to Myself:Embracing uncertainty empowers my ability to live and soar free. As an artist this often comes to the forefront of my experience both internally and externally. It’s a critical component to my painting and creative expression because it unhooks me from controlling outcomes and opens the door to experience. It takes courage […]

Art Making, Uncertainty and Tolerance

“Uncertainty is the essential, inevitable and all-pervasive companion to your desire to make art. And tolerance for uncertainty is the prerequisite to succeeding.” Art and Fear by David Bales and Ted Orland As this week unfolds I consider how “uncertainty”  and “tolerance” are incorporated into my painting. Questions for consideration: How do I relate to […]