Archives for February 2014

The Gap and How to Narrow It

THE GAP by Ira Glass from frohlocke on Vimeo. An important message for artists of any level. (click image to watch) I believe there will always be a GAP Our job is to create a body of work as we strive to narrow that gap.

The Action That Changes Everything

I am deeply immersed in Stephen Cope’s The Great Work of Your Life. I discovered Cope when reading Dani Shapiro’s book, Still Writing, a book I recommended in a previous newsletter. It’s the kind of book that aligns so well with my thinking that I want to savour every word, every phrase. With each turn of the page, my stash […]

12 Unexpected Lessons Learned

Background: The Studio Art Quilt Associates is having their annual conference in the Washington DC area this spring. As a long-time member of SAQA, I thought it would be a very good idea to have a regional show to highlight all the talent in our area. I asked a dear friend, Christine Adams, who has years of experience […]

In Case You Didn’t Get the Message

Yeah, I know this isn’t exactly your first day here, but it’s never too late for this welcome message. Click the image (or HERE) to play this important 4 minute video. And then make somebody else’s day –  pass it on through one of the links below.