Bike studio ziggurat sketch

I’m sketching out a concept to make a bike studio look like a ziggurat! From Wikipedia According to Herodotus, at the top of each ziggurat was a shrine, although none of these shrines have survived. One practical function of the ziggurats was a high place on which the priests could escape rising water that annually…

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Collection of my affirmations, mantras, and prayers #truth

 I am. I am safe and I have everything I need. I am grounded and I am centered. Everyone is infinite and unbounded. I love deeply. I am in my truth. We are all one. I am another you. I exercise my rights. I drink my fill. I am anchored in space and time. I…

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#musicvideo and @procreate digital drawing

Inspired from mantras from Yoga by The Sea on Oxnard Shores on Saturday. Music From https://soundcloud.com/majesticcasual/tracks

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Elf Earbuds #music #fantasylife #wannabeelf

I found these Elf Earbud Headphones while looking at Amazon’s “Interesting Finds“. Excellent product photography makes imagining these cute ears easy. With the low price tag, how great can the sound quality be?

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Murals at La Casa de la Raza in Santa Barbara

Tonight I visited LanCasa de la Raza and took some photos of the murals inside. There are more and they are great too. Visit their website: http://www.lacasadelaraza.org/ La Casa de la Raza, César E. Chavez Center, relies on a network of volunteers and donors to keep our doors open and our programs vibrant while serving…

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The art and soul of food

Where there is no artfulness about life, there is a weakening of soul. It seems to me that the problem with modern manufacturing is not a lack of efficiency it is a lost soul. (Care of the Soul by Moore, p. 183) Are you unfulfilled by the processed food manufactured and served to the masses?…

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Ida Mae and a maternal linage of artists

I study Ida Mae, my maternal great-grandmother, as she paints flowers in her sunroom. The watercolors fascinate as they swirl and run across the paper in an unpredictable way. I said, “What do you think of my art?”. She said, “It’s not classically beautiful but it’s interesting and that is art.” She tells me her eyesight is…

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Announcing Dreams at Underground

Dreams Reception at Underground June 20th FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Santa Barbara, CA – Announcing Dreams, a group show of surreal portraits, by three female artists. The show, Dreams, is on display for the month of June with a reception on June 20th. WHAT:           Dreams Reception with Refreshments & Appetizers WHEN:           June 20th, 5-8:00…

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The Influence of Creativity

In the broadest sense, artists are many things. In this paper, I discuss one aspect of artists: how their creative work influences one another. To explain how this works in greater depth, I share how studying African American culture influenced my creative voice. There are many famous artists, examples too, ones with prestigious lives, available to…

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