Turtle Inspiration

Turtle Inspiration

I have been selling my paintings of Coral reefs and Sea turtles through the gallery Art Provo, in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands, for a few years. Recently, I was wondering why so many people seem to love and be attracted to sea turtles. I decided to do some...
The Principle of Non-Attachment in the Creative Process.

The Principle of Non-Attachment in the Creative Process.

I have always emphasized to my students the importance of enjoying the process of painting rather than focusing on the end product. I have preached on the topic of letting go of preconceived ideas as one paints and allow the painting to “talk to you”. My...
The struggles of being an artist

The struggles of being an artist

Blog /September 7, 2015 I have just finished reading a wonderful book, called “I have always loved you.” by Robin Oliveira. It is the story of the relationship between the artists, Mary Cassatt and Edgar Degas, and really spoke to my “Artist’s Soul”. It is set...
Yoga and Painting

Yoga and Painting

Besides art, yoga and meditation have also been my passions for many years and I have been using these practices as vehicles for entering and deepening my creative process. I shared this in an informal way with my students and saw the many benefits that they...
Clearing Our Space and Our Mind

Clearing Our Space and Our Mind

I have been living in Naples Florida these past 3 months. Often I would wonder why I did not feel my usual passion to be in my studio painting. Instead, my “Creative Spirit” preferred to walk quietly alongside the ocean, or sit mindlessly watching and listening to the...