Thursday, September 29, 2011

Where You End Up...

I know I know! It's a commencement speech and why in the world have I been watching these lately? But this one is so captivating and refreshing and a new take on the idea of "follow your heart."

Monday, September 26, 2011

Heart Bliss

"If the only prayer you say in your whole life is Thank you, that would suffice."
- Meister Eckhart

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Stay Hungry

I am so pleased to pass this inspiring video forward and want to thank 
Jan Avellana of Hazelnut Cottage 
for sharing it with me.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Painting as Prayer

"Art as a process is a meditative activity. True painting is prayer; it happens when everything inside and outside joins in one action." Michell Cassou and Stewart Cubley

Thursday, September 15, 2011


photo credit

"It's no surprise that a UCLA study documented what we already assumed: on average at age five we engage in creative tasks 98 times a day, laugh 113 times and ask 65 questions.  By age forty-four, the number fades to 2 creative tasks a day, 11 laughs, and 6 questions." From Living Artfully by Sandra Magsamen

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Connect with Mati Rose

I absolutely adore Mati (pronounced "Matey") Rose.  Her work and her blog has made a significant impact on how I approach my work.  I hope you enjoy getting to know her.

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Life Is...

"Life poses huge questions. Terrible, glorious questions.  We must face them.  Avoiding them makes us dangerous and makes the world go crazy."
-Jeremy Driscoll, A Monk's Alphabet