Category Archives: Music

Y3 Art Resolutions: #6 Geisha-The final act?

Art Resolutions is the third year of an evolving resolution to elevate every day by looking at art and creativity as a life’s philosophy. Tonight, Geisha is channeling Matisse. She is in full regalia–make up, parasol, technicolor kimono. Though I … Continue reading

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Study 83: Art Resolutions-Early Me Meets Later Me

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. PBS aired a documentary on the Cliburn piano competition and I am inspired. Lately, I have succumbed to the increasing speed of my life’s … Continue reading

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Study 39: Art Resolutions-The Peony Motif

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Welcome to Study 39. Was it the Chinese New Year or the colorless landscape? The phenomenal floral photographs of Christopher  Beane or the peony … Continue reading

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Episode 10: The Kalispell Adventure-Peak Experiences

  Prologue This week was, as my former mother-in-law would have said, challenging. Being able to return to the memories and photos and Kalispell Adventure inspirations is healing after a week on “the front line.” So now, step back in time with … Continue reading

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Day 358: Something Beautiful—Frozen in a Moment

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. And the snow falls, falls, falls. And the temperature falls, falls, falls. The Christmas blanket has moved over the week and descended on … Continue reading

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Day 338: Something Beautiful—Sycamore on Stage

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Did you see “Thornbirds?” Remember the scene where Meggie is in the barn, a ray of light shines on her through broken boards, … Continue reading

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Day 328: Something Beautiful—Fields of Gold

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for every day of the year. Though it’s been a long time since I lived on a farm, all my formative years were spent there. I suspect they will … Continue reading

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