Redefining The Creative Process

The ongoing conversation and dialogue that take place as a result of the creative process is the method by which focus on self shifts to focus on connecting to and making sense of the world; It is in this way art-making is therapeutic, the creative process is transformative, and engaging with others is what makes it dynamic.

Cave Digger: A Testimony to the Creative Process

A documentary filmmaker followed a self-taught cave-digger for a period of three years. The result was so astounding that the film was nominated for an Academy Award. Ra Paulette digs cathedral-like art caves into the sandstone cliffs of Northern New Mexico. Each creation, made with nothing more than hand tools, takes him years to complete…

Blogging 101: Who Am I and Why Am I Here??

I think that I may have mentioned in a few other posts that I have a tendency to overthink, procrastinate and be a bit of a perfectionist when it comes to publishing blog posts. Though I’m still continuing to work on my mandala series of posts (among other things), in an attempt to get myself…

Part of My Journey: A Girl Becoming…

I stumbled upon a post by a fellow blogger, David J. Rogers titled Steps to Becoming a Successful Artist and Writer. I found the post to be quite interesting so I started to contemplate my own development as an artist.