Category Archives: Blog

Death by Erasure

“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.”  ~Ambrose Redmoon As my writer friends know, a lot has to happen before an article of any sort comes into existence.  … Continue reading

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The Art of Prioritizing

So … you have 30 tasks you feel MUST be done today, and time to do about 20 of them.  What do you do?  Work yourself until you are so exhausted you can’t remain upright any longer, then claw your … Continue reading

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Do the Work

“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.”  Although I doubt Dr. Suess wrote that line in anticipation of my guest blog, “Do the Work, Dispel the Myth of Creative Inspiration“, those  elegant, simple words capture the idea … Continue reading

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“Why Does Art Cost So Much?” (Part Two – Materials)

“A picture is worth a thousand words “* – but why does art cost so much?  This is part two of a series that attempts to unveil the mystery that surrounds art pricing (to the extent that we can here). … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Have you ever wondered how an artist selects names for their works?  It’s a very personal process.  Methods can range from using the geographical location the piece was painted/photographed for a title, to the name of a person in the image, … Continue reading

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Vote to rename this blog! :-)

Hello everyone!  I am renaming my blog and would like your help.  After careful brainstorming and help from friends, the top three ideas are listed below. Vote now … you can have a hand in creating the new name! 🙂  … Continue reading

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New press: Video interview by national arts organization

In August, I was contacted by Patrick Ross, Director of the Copyright Alliance of America, a national arts organization looking out for the rights of American artists.  Patrick explained that they were doing a “Creators Across America” blog and You … Continue reading

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