Saturday, 20 November 2010

Faith

Faith is the substance of things hoped for and the evidence of things not seen.......

Saturday, 16 October 2010

Changing your mind



I took the decision recently not to do a course that I had been given a place for, I had put in great effort in writing the essay, filling out the form and attending the interview on the day.  A month before I was due to attend I began to be filled with doubts.  It wasn't doubts about my abilities, but more about the direction.  It took asking myself a lot of questions, looking through my journals, and eventually I had to accept that I was allowed to change my mind.

I strongly believe in the power that Art and creativity has on the participant - passive or active and the viewer, and have seen the benefits first hand when I ran the art workshops with the elderly with dementia over a period of two years.  And I will continue to pursue and encourage others to find that creative spark - however small to bring about change, that will impact on their health and well-being.

As I move forward, I am having a reshuffle of my creative space, reorganising and making it more accessible and inviting.  Making room for new inspiration and adventures to come.....

Have a blessed weekend!






Tuesday, 20 July 2010

Off to sunnier climbs

Off to sunnier environment for a week or two.  Will catch you on the other side, stay blessed.

Thursday, 20 May 2010

The Mask

This is a piece I did a while back.  Its called the Mask, and relates to the masks that we all wear, for me its about the stripping away of the layers, to see the real person underneath.  The vunerable side that hides, rarely showing up, wanting to be understood but afraid.  So you keep wearing the mask......

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