For many of us, returning to art after a long period away can be daunting. Our appreciation of art outstrips our ability. Our work falls short of our expectations, and most of the time we don’t know why. Does that sound familiar to you? It might be that your art education was sorely lacking, neglecting
Archives for January 2015
The Internet scares me. Through it, I’ve reached and connected with a larger group of people like me, of artists working to improve their skills, than I could have ever thought possible. I’ve learned a huge amount about art and approaches to practice that I would have struggled to learn otherwise. But the Internet still
I’m teaching our five-year old son, Luc, to ride his new bike (a Christmas present from his grandma and granddad). Here’s how we approach it: We begin at the top of a steep hill. He climbs on, and I give him a hard push. He has to hang on and try not to fall off.