Regular Posts Tagged ‘Body of Work’
sink into the canoe within you
5th Jun 2011Posted in: Text 1

Yesterday while enjoying the early evening sun on my dear artist friend Betsy Gill’s back porch, we were each draped in a classic butterfly chair, catching up and getting parasympathetic. “I feel like I should be in a canoe right now,” she said. “with my feet draped over the sides into the water.” And while […]

your life, your canvas: paint the town
21st May 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
Pedaling Art
13th May 2011Posted in: Text 1

I was checking in on the Tweeter last night and found this link from @bogusky: It is about a rad program called Ads2Art which is accepting applications for 50 selected artists to snag a panel and artify some bike-basketry: “So, spread the word and let’s make this a great example of how art can inspire […]

Such lovely heights
15th Apr 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“Living creatively is really important to maintain throughout your life. And living creatively doesn’t mean only artistic creativity, although that’s part of it. It means being yourself, not just complying with the wishes of other people.” – Matt Groening Twenty Eleven has me facing my fear of heights here at the studio, where I’ve been enamored […]

Inspired by the Mast Brothers of Brooklyn: What’s your chocolate?
9th Apr 2011Posted in: Text 0

Earlier this week I came across a video about the Mast Brothers – the Brooklyn Chocolatiers – and it won my heart in a big way. I shared this with my favorite people and one friend wrote back: “I love this. I love the bagpipes. I love the beards. Quit your job. Sell your condo. […]

brightest of the bunch
9th Apr 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
holy hearted-ness
2nd Apr 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
Inspiration – and first friday at Prana Boulder
27th Mar 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“Are you barely breathing and calling it a life?” Mary Oliver We’ve been stepping up our time on the mat here at HQ, where things have been transpiring in the substratum of our beingness as of late, and we’ve been told our handwriting looks like an ancient text. Paired with a good starlit sit on […]

boundless promise
21st Mar 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
The Creative Practice: coming back to center
20th Mar 2011Posted in: Text 0

On days of mental fury, when everything feels mind-bottled, I seek spaces that remind me that I am a full-bodied percipient perceptible, not merely locked in my noggin. Turning to the central channel of the body fleshes my awareness out into the proprioceptors in my skin. 1. meditation – I am often deeply called to […]