In April of this year I attempted a self imposed 30 in 30 Challenge but didn’t make it to the finish line. Recently, lots of changes have been happening for me, causing my art to suffer a bit. That’s not to say I don’t have a zillion ideas floating around in my head, I do, … More Lets try this again.
So it seems my 30 in 30 challenge took a nosedive. After Week 3’s set back I found I could not get back on track. I just couldn’t. I managed to make it into my studio but no paint came out of the tube. I did a little organizing, set up a still life, and … More 30 in 30 : Week 4
There are just some times when life’s challenges just stop you in your tracks. That is what week three of my art challenge brought. The tragic loss of our son’s dog, Duke, brought immense sadness and grief to our family. It was as if time had stopped. At the very least, for a moment, it … More 30 in 30: Week 3
In the beginning of April, I challenged myself to paint 30 paintings in 30 days. Week one was filled with insight. It was all about not thinking and just painting. Week two brought different challenges. Those obstacles I call life were cutting into my art time. Weekend houseguests put painting on the back burner for … More 30 in 30 : Week 2
One week ago I challenged myself to create 30 works of art in 30 days. Immediately after I posted my intentions I thought to myself – “no way I will complete this”. I started formulating ways to put a twist on why I couldn’t finish. There were birthdays, holidays, weekends, and all other kinds of … More 30 in 30: Week 1