Personal Updates

Missing in Action: Hi. Well, it’s been a while. Honestly, I have trouble managing all my accounts, but I did create this blog for a reason, and I do enjoy writing…so I need to get back into it. I’ve been slightly more active at my Creative Passages Facebook site, but I need to be moreContinue reading “Personal Updates”

New art…Planted by Streams of Water, alcohol inks

A tree planted by streams of water. 9×12 alcohol inks on translucent yupo paper. God dropped Psalms 1: 1-3 NIV in my spirit as I spent time with Him, questioning my fruitfulness among other things. You can say I’m going through a deep season of introspection. One thing he emphasized to me was that theContinue reading “New art…Planted by Streams of Water, alcohol inks”

Abstract Approaches, Lesson 1, Part 1

Art class: Abstract Mojo. Abstract Approaches, Lesson 1, Part 1 I’m taking a new art class called Abstract Mojo with Tracy Verdugo. Off and on over the last 2 weeks I have been working on the first lesson which is really a free lesson, called Abstract Approaches. This lesson is not really part of theContinue reading “Abstract Approaches, Lesson 1, Part 1”

Door of Hope

There may be updates to this later as God speaks to me more about it. I’m kind of tempted to do more digital work. This is a mixed media collage. Digitally, I just did did auto color adjustment and enhanced the contrast. I added the “Juno” filter from Instagram. It might be fun to doContinue reading “Door of Hope”

Crossing the Jordan

I see us crossing from a place of hopelessness and despair to a place of promise; a place of answered prayers; a place of victory. We are crossing from a  barren, empty place of affliction and bondage to a place of freedom, bounty, and fruitfulness.  After I made this spontaneous art piece I noticed theContinue reading “Crossing the Jordan”

Testing out my new camera.

Me (age 51), Lilah (my grandaughter, age 7), Mt Trashmore Park, Gosnold Park, and my new camera. I tried it out today for the first time. I purchased it used on ebay for half the cost of a brand new camera. I mainly got it to get high quality images of art to produce intoContinue reading “Testing out my new camera.”

Freedom

This is my first experimental artwork with acrylic inks!! I purchased some new acrylic inks along with alot of other art supplies that were on a list of art supplies I need for a new art class I’m taking. I purchased an abstract art class called Abstract Mojo with Tracy Verdugo. I’m excited about it,Continue reading “Freedom”

Divine Order

About the art: I made two new collages yesterday and the day before when I did collage with my art therapy groups (the first one is above and the second one is below further down in the reading.) I needed to show the patients how to put the collage pieces on and how they couldContinue reading “Divine Order”