Inner Journey Textural collage by FL artist carolyn Land

Inertia

“All the sorrows, all the bitterness, all the sadness, I forget them and ignore them in the joy of working?     Camille Pissarro We have all been through a difficult period.  For some, this time of isolation has given them an uninterrupted time to really explore and create; for others, it has been more difficult.…

Carolyn Land Breakers on the Jetty 20x20

Yes, You Are! Yes, You Can!

“When we trust our creativity we encounter a supreme kind of enjoyment an amazement at the natural unfolding of life beyond our ordinary way of looking at things.”      Kongtrul Jigme Namgyel                    It is  hard to imagine a life without music, sculpture, painting, literature, theater,…

Painting by Florida artist Carolyn A Land

Re-framing Your Thinking

  “I’m for the person who takes the bit in his teeth & goes after what he believes in.”      Robert Henri Whether we do realism, abstraction, or nonobjective work, it must have our heart and spirit in it to be good. We can be a perfect draftsman, but without something special that makes the piece…

Creative Courage

“Courage is more exhilarating than fear”.            Eleanor Roosevelt We express our being by creating. It is a necessary sequel to our being. Creativity is how we got where we are today.  From the first invention to our sometimes undecipherable cyber world, mankind has been creative. And creativity takes courage, because in most cases it changes…

Walk in the Woods

How We Approach It

“For art and joy go together, with bold openness, and high head, and ready hand – fearing naught, and dreading no exposure.”               James Abbot McNeill Whistler I have been fortunate during this time of “social distancing” to have had my son and his family with us. That included Daxton…