BLOG*March 30, 2010

How do you choose to see your life, your family, your neighbors, your city, state, country, world? I just had an interesting political discussion with my parents. They listen to Rush Limbaugh, Fox news and what I consider right leaning news media. It makes them angry that our President (who...

BLOG*March 23, 2010

Raise your arm if you love self promotion! I don’t see many hands. When I was illustrating full time aspiring illustrators would always ask me how I promoted my work. In the 80’s it was generally through source books like American Showcase (now gone), The Workbook, and juried annuals like...

BLOG*March 16, 2010

What words define success for you? Money, Fame, Possessions, Power? How about Home, Happy, Charity, Love? Maybe its a fusion of all those things. Accomplishment can manifest in different shapes and colors. How we define success is a large part of how we define ourselves. For a long time my...

BLOG*March 9, 2010

Do you live your life from the outside in? With our responsibilities, bills, relationships, media and all the stuff we fill our existence with, much of the time it’s as if the world is telling us how to live our lives. It’s no wonder we feel we are pulled in...

BLOG*March 1, 2010

What sustains your creativity? Could it be new electronic toys, fashionable attire, fascinating information, splendid entertainment, food, money, sex, drugs, rock and roll? Long term creativity is sustained by your heart. Creativity connected to your true essence will sustain you for the long run. When not in alignment with your...