“Realize that your gift does not only belong to you” ~ Sunday Adelaja ~ Our ability to be creative comes as a great surprise to many. We are often told that someone else in our family or that our child is gifted and that we are not. While I discovered the joy of drawing [...]
Art education with an entire emphasis on technique and theory is not art training. Technique and theory are only the tools. Exploration, innovation and creativity are really what art-making is all about.
If we do not transform our pain, we will most assuredly transmit it...If we cannot find a way to make our wounds into sacred wounds, we invariably become negative or bitter—because we will be wounded.
Many people will tell you that they work too much, that they don't get enough sleep, don't eat well enough and live stress filled lives. Change only seems to happen when faced with health issues, the loss of a friend or loved one or the demise of a relationship. Then and only then do most begin to search for answers.
Art is not a competitive activity, although there are many who would have you believe that there people who are more gifted than others or born with a skill.
Very few men seem to realize that how we behave as a father has long range implications in our children's future lives.
This blog is about the people in your life who you don't know anything about.