Mindfulness and drawing

YOU’RE SO SENSITIVE! Being of a highly sensitive and empathic disposition I became very familiar with the state of flight/fight. Growing up, I saw and felt things… not just my … Read More

I Can Draw Birds

TOOLS! I can draw birds, but not with my left hemisphere. It supports the process; it doesn’t drive it. The left hemisphere is attracted to tools. I’m attracted to tools … Read More

Our Double Hemisphered Brain

  OUR DOUBLE HEMISPHERED BRAIN When I first began teaching, I encountered Betty Edward’s book, “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.”  She speaks of the right and left … Read More

A change of tack;

  A CHANGE OF TACK; THE YELLOW BREASTED TOMTIT And so the book of glorious shininess went on the shelf and I decided to work on a photo of the … Read More

How to Paint Birds

How to Paint Birds I’ve always loved birds. I feel them in my body, on the back of my neck. I feel them running down my spine like scales on … Read More