FROM “THE SECRET LIFE OF PLANTS”

“Infinite Vitality,” available as limited edition, museum quality prints.  See the Gallery page for details. I have a favorite passage from “The Secret Life of Plants” by Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird, regarding William A. Tiller, chief of the Materials Science Department at Stanford University: “Tiller speculated that the radiation or energy coming out of … Continue reading

HAPPY BELTANE, WESAK AND FULL MOON, 2012

"Infinite Hope"

Six weeks have passed since my last posting.  I had thought that posting would be a monthly event, but it has organically developed into the traditional, cross-quarter interval with today being the exact mid-point of the Spring growing season.  It is a time conducive for cultivating Hope. Daring to hope with your whole heart is … Continue reading

HAPPY SPRING EQUINOX 2012

KORU GROWTH PATTERNS. Copper, aluminum and composition gold leaf, sheet mica, mother-of-pearl, abalone, pigments, resin on 24″ x 24″ wood panels. Will be in “Innovators and Legends: Generations in Textiles and Fiber,” a traveling group show curated by Geary Jones and originating at the Muskegon Museum of Art, MI in December, 2012. Listen. It’s Spring! … Continue reading

AN ARTIST’S PRAYER

Since this is the first post many of you will be reading, I wanted to take the opportunity to give voice to my hopes by offering up a prayer.  Plus, this is a chance for you to add your own energy into the mix.  As I used to hear our priest say while I was … Continue reading

RE-ATTUNING WITH LIFE

My art practice explores how visual artwork can be of benefit during the process of personal healing and transformation by functioning as a map leading to a desired goal.  I sometimes partner with individuals who want to introduce change into their lives but who feel stuck.  After they state their intention, I spend some time … Continue reading