The Creative Spirit Blog is a place for sharing creativity, ideas and inspiration. Here you will find plenty of interesting topics posted regularly for both the artist and art enthusiast. Be sure to subscribe to The Creative Spirit Blog to receive notifications of new posts via email.


Goal Setting

  “The artist begins with a vision-a creative operation requiring an effort.  Creativity takes courage.”    Henri Matisse   I received many responses to the blog on “Commitment”. There was one question I would like to address: “I like to do so many things. How do I know which to commit to? Do I have…

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In art intentions are not sufficient…What one does is what counts and not what one has intentions of doing.”            Pablo Picasso Commitment is what transforms the promise into reality. It is the words that speak boldly of your intentions, and the actions which speak louder than the words.  How committed are…

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“The true gift that we’re given every day; that our world despite it many challenges, continues to offer such wondrousness.”                                                                                 Jeffries Blackerby There was a lot of response to the blog I wrote on December 20th on “Time to See”.  It was interesting how many people confessed, that they really don’t take the time to…

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New Year Wish

Happy New Year! I want to wish all my readers a healthy, happy, and creative New Year. Thank you all for reading the “Creative Spirit” blog, your thoughtful feedback, and support. We have spent the holiday in NYC with my children and 5-week-old grandson Daxton.  It has been an amazing experience making memories that will last…

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Time to See

Wishing you a Happy Holiday Season  “There are moments in our lives, there are moments in a day, when we seem to see beyond the usual.  Such are the moments of our greatest happiness.  Such are the moments of our greatest wisdom.  If one could recall his vision by some sort of sign.  It was…

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The Business of Art!

“I was discouraged about life, discouraged about people being blind, but I don’t think I had a day that I ever questioned creativity.  There has never been a day like that.”                                           Louise Nevelson “Andy Warhol famously said. ‘Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.’ Having gotten his…

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