Y2 Art Resolutions: #10-Creatures Flying Fierce

Y2 Art Resolutions is the second year of an evolving resolution to elevate every day by looking at art and creativity as life’s philosophy.

For my money, one of the best returns on American taxes is the public broadcasting system. Routinely, I can tune in PBS and, without overstating, be inspired. If you have never seen Craft in America, take the time to go to the PBS website and watch it–free. Deep, beautiful storytelling. Amazing lives. Both intellectually and creatively exciting. Watching or just listening to it can yank me out of an artistic drought. And, that is part of what has spurred an artistically fruitful weekend. Thank you. Bea, for making the initial introduction.

Again, this morning, I had more ideas about the abstract exercise I talked about in the last post. Butterflies emerged from a session last night. There were different challenges with this piece and I introduced new media–pastels. It is a different pallette and a bit different look.

Nothing compares with the feel of flow.

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About vbassoc

Donna Van Bogaert is a researcher and consultant in the field of cognitive styles, health communication, and organizational communication and behavior. Her business, Van Bogaert & Associates, Inc., specializes in cognitive-based coaching, management consulting, and leadership development. When the winds are blowing her way, she travels and talks about workplace potential and creative problem solving. In another life, Donna sings jazz. For a very long time, she fronted two 18-piece big bands —All That Jazz (Madison, WI) and The Gardenia Big Band (Rockford, IL). She currently resides in Cincinnati, Ohio where, in a third parallel universe, she leads a media branch of a national research institute. Mostly she has returned to painting, poetry, and plotting the next chapter of her life.
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