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Last One, Best One

"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced." --Vincent Van Gogh   Last Monday I wrote about a simple, but profound mantra I brought from my yoga class to my painting studio-- “do your best”....

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Seeking. Striving. In it with all my Heart.

Seeking. Striving. In it with all my Heart.

“I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.” Vincent van Gogh In the seventh grade all I wanted to do was make the junior high basketball team. When in social studies we learned about freedom of the press, I envisioned my life as a movie and created a...

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Why I Love Downtown Covington

“One place understood helps us understand all places better”  --Eudora Welty   My Mississippi friends laugh at us-- south Louisianians, we don’t like to drive. Dirty Coast recently released a Northshore t-shirt with the tagline “Northshore: The Bridge...

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“I’m Sorry” and The Art of Apologizing

Oh hey, Easel. You’re looking a little rough these days. After a long weekend of being thrown in the back of my paint-stained car only to be promptly unloaded into my paint-stained studio on repeat, you’ve got a few wears and tears; so do I. It’s Monday, and I don’t...

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