Blank Canvas ~ Beginner’s Mind

“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s there are few.” —Shunryu Suzuki, Zen teacher When making art, beginning can often feel like the most vulnerable part. The beginning is the space of unlimited possibilities…and total emptiness. There can be fear and anxieties present in our minds. How do we respond to Read more about Blank Canvas ~ Beginner’s Mind[…]

Process painting workshop at the Bauer

Deep Play: The Journey of Process Painting

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” So said the great Chinese philosopher Lao-tzu. It can also begin with a single brushstroke. Let’s take a journey together. You are an archaeologist of sorts. Part scientist, part adventurer/explorer. You are alive, you are awake, and you are listening. With heart pounding and Read more about Deep Play: The Journey of Process Painting[…]