Shining the Artistic Light
One of the most rewarding things about teaching art workshops is the wonder of how unique artistic talent is to each individual. I don’t teach workshops where everybody expects to paint the same thing and have them all come out looking like a row of cookie cutter canvases. The freedom for each artist to express…
Sunday Slideshow–Springing Around
The Star Magnolia are blooming profusely this week. The scent is wonderful! These trees are on the grounds of the Ellington Agricultural Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Sunday Slideshow–Postcards of March in Nashville
Saturday was a beautiful 62 degrees (F). (Last week we had an ice storm!) It was the perfect day to go downtown and play tourist. My friend, Sue and I walked around and mingled with the tourists, seeing Nashville from their eyes. When you live in a popular tourist attraction you forget why people come…
Where are the lines between Art and Craft? The fall Art and Craft fairs are in full swing now. Who decides whether it is Art or Craft? Are there a set of rules that say this is craft and that is art? The debate has raged on and on with no definitive answers. A search turns…