How wonderful it is to be able to share this work! I hope you enjoy what you see and feel.
“To thine own self be true.”
It wasn’t very long ago that the idea of me ‘doing art’ was nowhere to be found in my consciousness. In my family, intellect was the only “smart way” to go, so I became a doctor. I was scared of museums and galleries because I really didn’t seem to understand art; I didn’t study it. I was afraid to be asked my opinion because I was sure that everyone else knew what art was and wasn’t, and I did not. I still may not know what art is and isn’t, but I do know what moves me, what excites me, what resonates! I believe art has no map to follow; it is a process, as is anything else, and needs time and space to unfold and be expressed. I invite you to join me in my process as the uniqueness of who I am unfolds and is expressed through and with the natural mediums that surround us. Thank you.
I had an awesome time visiting Ronald Godwin’s metal sculpture workshop in Brundidge, Alabama. The Troy Messenger posted a nice article about the visit with my friends Steve Cross and Joy Jinks. Check it out: FAMOUS FOLKS: Artists admire work of Godwins
Click to watch. I’m the driver!
Elephants. I finally met Carol Buckley, Founder of The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee and Elephant Aid International, in Nepal at one of her elephant footcare workshops. I had been following her, mostly after she was no longer at her sanctuary due to a hostile corporate take over and a radical change in elephant welfare management. …
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