Yellow Boat, or, You Can’t Always Get What You Want

The Mister and I made 3 trips to Hollyhock, Cortes Island, B.C. Two trips were to take Jim Kerwin’s go workshop and 1 trip was for a week away from it all. All three trips were before I picked up my Canon Rebel, which, in hindsight, is a bummer. ¬†As much as I love my […]

Super Power #23

I’ve been in a watercolor mood lately and taking time to explore it. I recently acquired some new art goodies : Jane Davenport’s book, called “Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces,” a set of Gelatos, and a set of Derwent Inktense pencils. The Gelatos and Inktense pencils are water soluble and fit right into my watery […]

Life Book 2015 Weeks 14-17

The theme for April is being present. In the moment. Tam had a terrific definition for being present, so I’ll save the Buddhist commentary for a moment. What the April lessons have in common is being present by following your artistic impulses, experimenting, playing. Remember how carefree you were as a kid drawing? Before some […]