Cultivating a Fierce and Vicious Attitude of Optimism.

You can walk straight through hell with a smile.* For the last year I've been entrenched in a mud filled, water soaked, molding, bleeding, hurting war with depressive thoughts and negative attitudes.  I've gone over the top so many times and been shot down just as many. I'm making progress.  Even if that progress is … Continue reading Cultivating a Fierce and Vicious Attitude of Optimism.

On conquering the discouragement of artistry

I look at other people's art routinely. I'm a visual learner; I don't need written instructions, I need to see how it was done. So I can't skip this routine, not if I want to continue to grow as an artist. But have you seen the amazing stuff that's out there? I have a Pinterest board … Continue reading On conquering the discouragement of artistry