AN IDEAL PLACE TO CREATE

AN IDEAL PLACE TO CREATE

When I am, as it were, completely myself, entirely alone…my ideas flow best and most abundantly. -Wofgang Amadeus Mozart   I have often fantasized about a huge studio with a view (of the ocean, preferably) a twenty-foot desk with my different projects set...
ARTIST-WRITER JILL D. GLENN: IMAGINATIVE LINKS THROUGH A LIFETIME

ARTIST-WRITER JILL D. GLENN: IMAGINATIVE LINKS THROUGH A LIFETIME

 The world of reality has its bounds, the world of imagination is boundless. -Rousseau   There are books that transport us to places to which we have never been – or have never seen depicted anywhere. The new worlds that unfold as we read, together with our...
ART: A JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY

ART: A JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY

It is only with the heart that one sees rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery    When I paint, I abandon myself to the intuitive process and enter a state of uncensored discovery. I am simply present in the moment, open to...
CREATIVITY: GARDENS OF POSSIBILITY

CREATIVITY: GARDENS OF POSSIBILITY

I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else. -Pablo Picasso   When I begin to paint, I move into a world of complete creative freedom. What will my painting become? I am on a journey without any clear destination and the paints, the canvas, the...
ABOUT PAINTING INTUITIVELY

ABOUT PAINTING INTUITIVELY

There are so many possibilities, it’s downright incredible. -Gerhard Richter   I generally begin to paint without a set direction because I trust that I will know when it feels right. So when I begin, I sideline my conscious brain and let my intuition take...