I just saw a beautiful garden photo on Facebook and it reminded me of friends of my daughter in Spain who have the most Beautiful Garden! The husband used to be a brick mason and now he is in the Healing Arts. He practices Craniosacral therapy and also massage techniques to help with physical and emotional […]
SUMMER DAYS –PAINTING AND PLAYING INDIANS
My mother, Pat Welsh, realized I had an aptitude for art at a very young age. Gallery of my current work. In the summertime she taught painting to some of my friends, my sister and me. Mother would encourage me to paint on warm summer afternoons when we were tired of playing imagination games or […]
WHY THIS ARTIST LOVES TO WRITE
I come from a long line of writers on both sides of my family. While some research implies talent in families is passed down through the gene pool, equally important are environment, training and opportunities. The environment in which I was nurtured encouraged creativity and artistic expression. In our family we are all artists. My […]
ART IN MADRID AND HOW THIS PAINTER FINDS INSPIRATION
Painting as well as other disciplines needs enlightenment and inspiration for the artist to make the opportunity to paint an inspired piece of art. It is paramount for an artist to view paintings in museums. Many artists, some who paint abstract and some who are traditionalists inspire me which can be seen through my art. […]
GALLERY SHOWING ~ COME CHECK OUT MY ARTWORK!
It is an honor to have been selected to be one of 14 artists whose works will be on display in an upcoming show at the Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe California. Please open the attachment to see more information about the show and some previews of the art that will be on display. […]
WHAT MOTIVATES ME TO PAINT?
Many things motivate me to paint. I paint because it brings me joy to create attractive works of art. Painting is fun and keeps me balanced. It is a way for me to self-sooth. Many people exercise to center themselves. Painting does that for me. Painting is a space where I can work out emotional […]
WE ARE ALL ARTISTS
Now that Christmas and Chanukah have come and gone we can get back to our everyday lives. The holiday season gives an artist, such as myself; time to reflect on what to write about in my very first blog. I decided to comment on a fellow blogger’s assessment that we are all artists in one […]