Category Archives: art

M is for Memory: A-to-Z-Challenge

I was feeling the i-don’t-know-why-i-bother-with-so-and-so blues Sunday.  I lightened my mood by painting happy memories of my husband and I in our last garden.  Plastic frogs, real frogs, birds, crows, his sneakers drying on top of the well, yellow nasty-urtiums … Continue reading

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Spreading Good Cheer

I’ve been sick-sick-sick with the cold from hell, which is why no postings.  I can’t think straight. I have been painting/sketching in bed, and am starting to post some of the images on dkatiepowellart.  I would  have thrown myself out … Continue reading

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Writing an Illustrated Journal With a Story Subject

I am writing an illustrated journal toward a story.  Mum’s the word, except to say that now I am used to being able to edit edit edit on my beloved Mac, and this experience is different.  It is permanent: once in … Continue reading

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#29faces: Week Two

I am moving my art posts to my art blog, dkatiepowellart on wordpress!  If you saw it here — it will now be there!         I am now agreeing to the  Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 4.0 International License, which you can … Continue reading

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#29faces: Week One

I am participating in the #29faces Challenge; I am moving my art posts to my art blog: dkatiepowellart at wordpress.  If you saw it here, it will now be there!

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Coming Full Circle: Creativity and My Ongoing Dialogue With Brugh Joy

I believe making art is what you do and who you are, and many of us are born with the muse.  Art is an expression that arises out of an urge to put color and lines to a surface, to form … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Mind

“These Women.”  This is a line from West Wing which has stuck with me in recent days.  I hear it in my head, prompting me.  If I write into it I can see why it keeps coming up, raw writing. … Continue reading

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