elephant fetish

new little paintings i did today at schoolcarved the stamp while i was subbing for a math class…was reminded just how much i disliked subtracting fractions…but learned something new! a little collection on my desk in the art room…orange one Read More …

Poem

i don’t usually just post writing, but todayi wanted to share something and don’t have a newpiece of art to upload…wrote this over the unplugged weekend. “half of me” half of me wants to hide awayand do my own thingthe Read More …

my weekend unplugged

i had the most amazing weekendcompletely unplugged from my cell phone,computer, stove, the physical act of driving andanything that involved turning on a switch…i replaced all of those with gardening,yardwork, drawing, painting, jewelry-makingplaying scrabble, eating, napping, reading andcleaning out my Read More …

unplug…

ever since i got back from indiai have been attached to my computer – literally…so this weekend i am taking a break.i am unplugging myself from mycomputer, cellphone, ipod, stove, tv moniter (which is also a computer)and my house.i am Read More …

painting #3

heard a great story about why hanumanis often depicted as being red from rajesh, ourfriend/guide in varanasi(some) women in india wear red bindis and paint a red stripedown the center part of their hair when they are marriedas a symbol Read More …

ganesh for valerie

a belated thank you and shout out to my friend valerie…for linking my journal/blog to her (and holly’s) awesome bloghttp://blog.beliefnet.com/freshliving/please check it out to find inspiration, gratitude and so much more…here are some ganesh images for you valerie – from Read More …

painting #2

after hearing donna de lory’ssong, “sanctuary” today in the car on theway back from NYCand hearing the line,“may we be a source of healing in the world”,i painted this image. i have the most amazing friends in brooklyn…this painting is Read More …

painting#1

mywise teachertold me to come backdown to earth tonight. buti am finding that task to be extremelydifficultto perform.I am floatinghovering,not surewhich wayto go,furtherup or downtowardsearth.he said,you areneededhere, butmymind isstill there…this is my first painting back from indiait is acrylic on Read More …