October 9, 2019

Look at existing structural elements: fences, walkway, trellis, secluded spaces

Use a hardscape to define a space

Natural and created changes in elevation can define entrances and exits from garden spaces. Steps up and down can direct the eye and foot

Look up and partiall...

October 9, 2019

Get rid of credit card debt: when the interest rate reaches 15%

Schedule an interview: 10 am, 11 am, or 3 pm

Get a new roof: spring or fall

Book a hotel room: end of quarter or end of year

Visit New York City: January

Visit Hawaii: May & October

Go  on an Alaskan cruise: May


November 3, 2016

One of the things I am working on improving is my ability to compose a drawing on a page so it fits within the boundaries and is well placed. One thing that happens again and again is I draw too big. Today's creative exercise is a drawing of a branch from our bay tree....

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Your  life is your greatest work of art.

Like Austin Kleon says, "Show Your Work."

Living the creative life means being in the moment, experiencing all of your senses, taming the inner critic, and listening to the quiet, supportive artist's voice.

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