The 9 Muses, Goddesses of Inspiration

What is creativity? Creativity is a phenomenon whereby something new and in some way valuable is created (such as an idea, a joke, a literary work, painting or musical composition, a solution, an invention etc). SOUCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creativity Where does creativity come from? Jung also believed that in spite of it’s (the unconscious’s) function as a reservoir…

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Market your Creative Work in the Digital Age

This will, as usual, be a social mixer, those who attend are asked to bring finger food appetizers to share and beverages of choice, as desired. Join Mitra Cline of Foreverbird Studio for an informative talk and discussion about the use of social media for marketing your art and communicating your message. Guest speaker Mitra…

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How to Create and Sell a Product Online

Today the internet is quickly growing as a consumer market. Not all products are suited for online sales. Creating a product specifically for online sales requires some creative thinking. There are several steps in the process and this article will cover, choosing a product and creating a prototype. Research Top Selling Online Products As you can see. from…

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My Creative Relationship with Dark Energy

I invited dark energy to come and visit me so I could see if we could have a relationship. Nine 15-second digital collages were the product of our meeting. It took persistence on my part to get something satisfying out of the exchange, because at first our dialog seemed one-sided. Because of my recent connection…

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Quotes from Man and His Symbols (parts 1 and 3)

Part 1 – Approaching the unconscious – Carl G. Jung The sign is always less than the concept it represents, while the symbol always stands for something more than its obvious and immediate meaning. p.41 There are many symbols, however (among them the most important), that are not individual but collective in their nature and…

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Learning about creative energy from Lilith

Thoughts on The Book of Lilith and creativity To become a whole and fully empowered individual it’s necessary to be aware of what you live your life for. It’s about living in balance with both your light side (what you know) and your dark side (what you don’t know). This concept of light energy and dark energy (the…

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Digital Collages – Animating Archetypes

The collage process with Adobe Photoshop Mix The Animated digital collages with Gifx App Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a late 14th-century Middle English chivalric romance. It is one of the best known Arthurian stories, and is of a type known as the “beheading game”. The Green Knight is…

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Pencil by FiftyThree is great for #drawing on the iPad

This holiday season I treated myself to a Pencil byFiftyThree for drawing on the iPad. It’s amazing – honestly worth every penny. I’ve been using technology to create art as a practice for about 10 years. In fact I posted on of the first videos on YouTube about drawing on the iPad that has over…

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