Category Archives: Quotes

Holiday Shows with Stars and Code

Enjoy Holiday Shows this Winter: Stars, Code… In this beautiful holiday season, I am truly hoping you have a moment for yourself – even in the middle of busy time. Treat yourself with quiet time by walking in a park, … Continue reading

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Music and Art – Orion

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ―Plato Recently, one of my friends had to end a relationship and she said she feels pretty upset and heartbroken. The … Continue reading

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Time You Enjoy Wasting, was Not Wasted.

“Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.” * This is not a typical art blog today. While my encaustic mixed media work is exhibited at a gallery in New York City, I am away from my studio, visiting my family … Continue reading

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Text in My Work and Something about Chagall

For some years now, I have been employing text in a number of my works and series. The recent works have something to do with stars, the Milky Way and deserts.  To see a couple of works, please visit my … Continue reading

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When You Don’t Feel Inspired… (Story from Chuck Close)

What would you do when you don’t feel motivated? Or the time you don’t feel inspired – for work or for anything else you need to do? Do I always feel motivated or inspired to create artwork? – No. I … Continue reading

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Story Behind the Move

New York – Seattle   O barco está mais seguro no porto, mas não é esse o objetivo dos barcos. 「船は港にいるとき最も安全であるが、それは船が造られた目的ではない。」 パウロ・コエ−リョ   “The boat is safer when anchored at the harbor, however that is not what  it’s built for.” … Continue reading

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Numbing Your Emotions

Numbing Your Emotions – Creative Process This summer, when I was sorting out books in my apartment in New York to determine whether to keep them or give them away, one book caught my attention.  It was Dispatches from the … Continue reading

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