Category Archives: Travel

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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Y3 Art Resolutions #5: Geisha 2-v3

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. After yesterday’s close up, Geisha has decided that it is not enough. She wants full exposure … Continue reading

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#4 Geisha 2-v2 in color

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. Geisha got enthusiastically cropped the first time I imported her into the digital painting program. Face, … Continue reading

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Y2 Art Resolutions: #15 Hawks Over the Mountains of Guilin

Y2 Art Resolutions is the second year of an evolving resolution to elevate every day by looking at art and creativity as a life’s philosophy. Until I traveled to Alaska, I didn’t realize how different mountains could be. Like my … Continue reading

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Y2 Art Resolutions #7: Creative deconstruction

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. Some days the multiple dimensions of life are more than I can or want to handle. … Continue reading

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Y2 Art Resolutions #5: Buried But Not Obscured

I could not help myself. When you begin to experiment with layering media, the evolutions can be surprising. Exhilarating. And the ideas relentless. After experimenting with a blue palette the other day, I wondered how transparent gold and warm reds … Continue reading

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Y2 Art Resolutions #4: Reinventing Cortona

After a few hours with the new version of Tayasui’s Sketches program, I am getting comfortable with the changes and lost in experimenting. Continuing in yesterday’s vein of makeovers, I resurrected a semi satisfying watercolor study from my 2013 trip … Continue reading

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