What better way to infuse a sense of play and spontaneity into my work then inviting my niece and nephew into my studio to paint?!
They show up to class together. Brett walks in the room and looks a little confused.
"Are we painting?" He asks.
How could I ever have known that one day I would be teaching abstract painting and that one of my students would say to me: "You've given me a new lease on life."
What happens when you leave a canvas outside for an entire year?
Well, let's find out!
I love this class. Do I always say that? Well, it's true. I love this class.
Is it OK for me to admit that I had a hell of a time dragging myself to class today? I purposefully wore my brightest red lipstick to trick my students into thinking I had more energy than I actually did. It worked.
This blog was created to share my belief that the art-making process is a catalyst for transformation and personal empowerment. I am living proof.