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The Artist’s Block

Recently, a friend asked me for advice because she had begun to dread going into the studio. I took the question very seriously because while a musician, I had a full on, catastrophic block that led ultimately to my putting … Continue reading

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On Emotion And Drawing

The question arises, how does one express or capture emotion in a drawing? I can tell you with certainty that it doesn’t happen through copying the form or appearance of an emotional subject. One of the worst art shows I … Continue reading

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Creative Hoarding

  Does this scenario sound familiar? You start in on a creative activity, a painting, a drawing, a story, a poem. You make a variety of decisions, essentially a first draft, then you start repairing parts that don’t work. The … Continue reading

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