Diary of an Art Journal

Diary of  an Art Journal

Dear Diary...

This week she said she was thinking about how going through life is a lot like how a snake sheds skin. One molting season after another...

I said, Darling, you can't be serious. That sounds absolutely revolting.

"But no," she said, "Molting is a good thing for snakes—and, metaphorically, for us. Look it up while I paint."

Hmphf. I said, I am entirely too busy to do research...But then I couldn't move anyway. Her first layers threw me into complete paralysis.

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Diary of an Art Journal

Diary of an Art Journal

Dear Diary...

She's at it again. She just started a new project—jumped right into it. See the first page? Me.. Her newest Art Journal.—and that is my g or g e o us first page:

"You're not ALL about being beautiful," she says.

 

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Oh - but you don't have a regular, ongoing creative practice?

Oh - but you don't have a regular, ongoing creative practice?

Um, I have just one thing to say about that.

I know something very important about you. 

You are called to create.  

There's a little voice inside that calls. Otherwise, your heart wouldn't sing a little when you create (or maybe when you just think about creating). And neither I or the studio would have caught your attention.

So maybe you don't have a creative practice yet.

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