Card reading for Buddah’s birthday, Scorpio full moon ♏️

This full moon in Scorpio is also when Buddah was born, enlightened, and died. It’s a good framework to pull some cards and explore themes of today. The first set of cards contain messages from eastern religious traditions. They give guidance on health and well-being. In the Vaishnavism sect of hinduism, the historic Buddhaor Gautama…

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Who else wants to write in Mermaids?

Feels so good to finish a project!! This is one of the crazy ideas you start to invest your free time and actually finish. My desire to type in mermaids lasted 3 years and today I can type in mermaids. And yes, it was totally worth the effort. I made a ton of interesting art…

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Bead making, behind the scenes

Learning new techniques for polymer clay beads is so fun with YouTube and social media. Its easy to be inspired by this community of artists. The little charms and jewelry are a delight with colors and shapes. I encourage you to search the hashtag #polymerclay and find some more artists you like. This post is…

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Consider making your own Tarot inspired costume in the coming weeks #SummerFun2020

Summer Solstice is doing a virtual edition – Come play with us and be creative. If you are NOT in Santa Barbara, but always wanted to be part of the parade, this is your year!! Feel free to join even if you aren’t planning on making a costume. We will be hosting Tarot Card Creators…

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Video Art Tour – A month of #stayhome #springart

I would love to know if anyone else has creative projects all over their living space. This last month, give or a take, presented abundant opportunities to create art. I’ve finished these little paintings and I’m about 1/2 way done with a polymer clay jewelry set. Today I played with an Adobe After Effects template…

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New Work Up, Inspired by Art Inc., Audiobook

Recently I finished the Art Inc. Audiobook by Lisa Congdon. She did a great job of going over the details of ‘ Building Your Career as an Artist’. What I appreciated the most from listening to her was the attitude conveyed with her reading. It’s like a second layer of information is communicated with the tone of…

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Drawing with #lucidityfestival from life via zoom, like we do

I appreciated the costume and character of our model in the art workshop at virtually lucid. Seeing everyone share their art was such a joy. Let me know if you have a favorite outfit. Happy Easter!

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What is the highest possible learning outcome for you in April? #WritingChallenge

What is the highest possible learning outcome for you in April? Write about the number six and see what answers come to mind. I will start you off in this guided creative practice by looking at the details of tarot cards. The video emphasizes the change in perspective as a six can become nine by rotating the number 180 degrees.

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