Text from Chris "Let's go to the lavender field tomorrow"
So off we went this morning with intentions to offer support to local business along the way ~
The lavender field was lovely and the freedom to go and enjoy it resounded in the heart, so many things to be so grateful for. The joy of taking it all in and photographing was pure splendor.
The lavender gelato was...
Some samples of the work done the first metalpoint workshop using a copper penny, nickel, copper wire and fine silver stylus.
This was my first metalpoint workshop. I had a variety of coloured papers some square, some round we used nickels, pennies, copper wire, and fine silver in a stylist pencil holder. It was well received and they did some amazing work that they get to watch transform overtime as the metal oxidizes.
Deeper than a final piece and exploring new media it can also be a time to really get to know YOU!
This is not specific to artists, and not about the final piece. It can be about meeting the present moment, watching emotional tendencies without conditioned responses, and...
Last year I started to do some volunteer work really looking at this idea of time and it’s deep conditioning of not enough. Through volunteering I’ve had the opportunity to share an hour of art. One of the workshops that have gone very well is creating a hand Mandala. The little round card I did above (the first two pictures) was inspired by a client who Invited me to her home to do a Mandala workshop with her. Her husband came in curious and asked what does Mandala mean? Its expression is going beyond language, that’s what...