Horizontal planes

As beings that exist physically on one horizontal plane, we seek to explore communication vertically by capabilities of mind over body. These horizontal planes represent our physical existence and the gaps between, through, and around the planes represent space for growth of the mind. By Allison(Cermak) Borgschulte and Mitra Cline Fall 2002 Photos Book

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3 Jaguar Goddess with Gate Guardians – Final Painting

The jaguar is representative of power, ferocity, and valor; he is the embodiment of aggressiveness.  For some, the jaguar represents the power to face one’s fears, or to confront one’s enemies.  The jaguar transformed into gate guardian of the shadow underworld in my painting. Photo of me below with the entrance of Pura Taman Ayuni temple. “Bedogol…

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Quotes from; The Spirit in Man, Art, and Literature

Photo Credit JUNG, C. G. (1967). Spirit of Man in Art and Literature. London: ROUTLEDGE. On the relation of analytical psychology to poetry Only that aspect of art which consists in the process of artistic creation can be a subject for psychological study, but not that which constitutes it’s essential nature. The question of what…

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Possessed by a Flower God

About a decade ago, I became aware of some tendencies in my creative process that were both confusing and disturbing. In this paper, I attempt to explain a mysterious pattern in my creative experience by using a few concepts articulated by the psychologist Carl Jung. By analyzing my creative behaviors through the lens of Dr.…

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“Moon Friends”

  August is one of my favorite months of the year in California because the nights are warm. On a full moon it’s perfect for a night hike – to be in nature and listen to the nightingales or coyotes sing in the moonlight. Every month I publish a new original design or paintings. This month…

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Art show preparation checklist and shopping list

Getting ready for an art show it nice to I have a preparation checklist and a shopping list too. This to do include: Frame art for display (Click here for tutorial on frames) Curate / Place the art Label / Promote the art That seems easy enough. But if you have ever done it before,…

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Lucidity inspires a Penny University connection…

Lucidity Festival 2012 – My first 3 day vending experience – in the back-country of Santa Barbara. I really enjoyed getting involved behind the scenes (as a vendor and marketing collaborator). The full experience bounced around all ends of my emotional spectrum. These festivals are so full of creative expression and amazing displays that it’s…

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