Tag Archives: Art

Signs of Life: Brisbane – Words to Live by

As I wander the city, I am struck by how seemingly ordinary objects, such as traffic light signal boxes, can be turned into art, humour or inspiration. So in this whimsical series I’m celebrating the urban artists, humorists, signs, signal … Continue reading

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Signs of Life: Brisbane – The Creative Touch

Signs of Life: Brisbane A whimsical series celebrating the urban artists, humorists, signs, signal boxes, sandwich boards and other oddities of Brisbane, Australia. —<>—   `Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were … Continue reading

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Life as art

“You have no control over how your story begins or ends. But by now, you should know that all things have an ending. Every spark returns to darkness. Every sound returns to silence. Every flower returns to sleep with the … Continue reading

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Art

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. Pablo Picasso  

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Jeanne Carbonetti – A Simple Reflection on Flow

Whenever you need to honor the flow of the creative process that has brought you to the moment you’re in – even if it happens to be a difficult place just then – imagine this: You are standing next to … Continue reading

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Philip Wolfhagen

You’ll hear many artists say that every painting is a world unto itself, that it has its own rules, and I think that’s kind of a magical, miraculous thing. Country Style: The Art Issue, March 2015

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Vincent Van Gogh

I have a certain obligation and duty,as it were — because I’ve walked the earth for 30 years — to leave a certain souvenir in the form of drawings or paintings in gratitude. Van Gogh: Painted with Words

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