Happy Monday!

“The critical ingredient is getting off […] and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today.“
Nolan Bushnell

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Do you need a Sketchbook?

“My Sketchbook is a witness of what I am experiencing, scribbling things whenever they happen.” Vincent Van Gogh Continue reading

Discovering Your Style as an Artist

“Style has no formula, but it has a secret key. It is the extension of your personality. The summation of this indefinable net of your feeling, knowledge, and experience.” Ernst Haas  Continue reading

Ideas to Promote Your Art

“When you start with next to nothing, all you’ve got is a lot of thought, a lot of innovation, figuring new ways to do things without using a lot of money.”
John Paul DeJoria Continue reading

One Step Back – Two Forward

Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.     Paulo Coelho

And what normally happens when this occurs? We freeze!! Overwhelm and anxiety set in because we put ourselves up on wanting to do too many things at once and end up doing nothing.  Continue reading

Shambala, The Pure Land

“The basic wisdom of Shambhala is that in this world, as it is, we can find a good and meaningful human life that will also serve others. That is our true richness.” Chogyam Trungpa (Author of Shambhala: The Secret Path of the Warrior) Continue reading

Artist Block. The Dark Forest.

“Artistic Block feels much more like a wall that comes between you and your soul’s expression – sometimes with such force that the world isn’t quite right again until that feeling is lifted and your creativity is returned.” https://www.facebook.com/simplymused

Have you ever come across a moment when you follow your daily routine of giving space to your creativity to find that nothing wants to come out? You scribble something, throw some paints around, but nothing has any meaning. Continue reading

Dare to Shine

“No matter the darkness around you, Shine your Light, even if you are the only thing shining in miles” Tylor Knott Gregson Continue reading

The Miracle of Practice

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” Vincent Van Gogh

If you ever feel stressed out sometimes, because the vision you want to manifest isn’t satisfying you completely, have patience my friend, with practice, that vision will come to be realized, and it will look even more beautiful then your own imagination. Continue reading

SunFlower Mandala Tutorial

“I want to be like a sunflower; so that even on the darkest days I will stand tall and find the sunlight.” Unkown

A beautiful phrase to remind us that we all are like sunflowers with a bright light shining inside that make us naturally turn to the Sun every day and reach for the Light. Continue reading