THINK RED

THINK RED

Say “red”… and there are fifty people listening, it can be expected that there will be fifty reds in their minds, And one can be sure that all these reds will be different. Josef Albers   Red is a primary color. If you combine it with yellow, you get orange, with...

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THINK GOLD

THINK GOLD

I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils… William Wordsworth I like to use gold paint in some of my paintings to add shimmering highlights. These iridescent, metallic shades can...

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CONVERSATIONS & CONVERGENCES.

CONVERSATIONS & CONVERGENCES.

The best conversation is that which may be called thinking aloud. William Hazlett My own, interior conversations emanate from whispered thoughts that pop into my mind without an invitation. Some of these come to the surface seeking further exploration. Though silent,...

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THE VELOCITY OF CURIOSITY

THE VELOCITY OF CURIOSITY

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe. John Muir   To the Spirit of the Senses Come the Curious In a previous blog in November of 2018 which followed three days of Spirit of the Senses salons in New...

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THINK INDIGO

THINK INDIGO

You ain't never been blue, Till you've had that mood indigo. That feelin' goes stealin' down to my shoes While I just sit here and sigh, "Go 'long blues". Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Albany Bigard   Ever since I was a child, I have loved words. For me, they are...

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RAINBOWS OF THE MIND

RAINBOWS OF THE MIND

Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray. Lord Byron (1788-1824) I like to think that I have a place in my mind for an imaginary rainbow to dwell – my own internal color spectrum. I...

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