“Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments.”~Jim Rohn Yes, I did it! I completed my Art20k challenge to paint 20,000 square inches for the year 2013. My actual total for this year is 20,262 square inches. Last year, I painted over 15,000 and added 5,000 more for this year. I’m glad I […]
Less is more~Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Janet pushes the limit with size and color. Do you like red?
“Working with a limited palette of elements leaves a designer nowhere to hide.” ~Michael Bierut Could this be the same for the Art World? Ken Auster says, “When using a limited palette you solve most of your problems. You can’t mix the wrong color, although you may put it in the wrong place.” […]
Joseph Campbell says, “The definition of middle age is, when you are at the top of the ladder, and found that it’s against the wrong wall”. How can we prevent this from happening? Throughout my life I wanted to become an artist. Twenty years old, waiting in line to sign up for Speech Pathology and […]
How important is the subject matter you choose? A friend of mine trying to become a famous artist in Soho, said that every artist was looking for the next gimmick. Jackson Pollock was looking for that next big thing. He practically locked himself up in the barn at East Hampton, hoping to make that break […]