Contemporary Fiber Invitational 2014

Check out Helikon Gallery in Denver’s RiNo District between June 4 – July 19 for the Contemporary Fiber Invitational 2014! Twenty Colorado artists, (including myself!) will be showing our work in this amazing show. Here’s an excerpt from the catalog: Contemporary Fiber is an invitational selection of 20 visionary fiber artists from Colorado, marking the […]

The Sweet Seduction of Procrastination

“Procrastination is the most common manifestation of Resistance because it’s the easiest to rationalize. We don’t tell ourselves, ‘I’m never going to write my symphony.’ Instead we say, ‘I am going to write my symphony; I’m just going to start tomorrow.’” (Steven Pressfield) If you groaned with recognition as you read this, you are not […]

Put a Limit On it! When Less Really IS More

I’m finding that the key to overcoming a creative block is to play. Play with limitation and watch your creativity go wild with possibility! Often I think that more is better when it comes to what possibilities I can try in my work. But TOO many possibilities, and our minds can’t filter out the important […]

Creative Spring

As I go for my neighborhood walks with my dog Blue, I’m keenly aware of the new level of “awake-ness” in the plants and trees, flowers…the birds all atwitter and busy with their nests and whatever birds are busy with. Where were they all winter? Some hunkered down in the giant pine behind our house, […]