Category Archives: Creativity

What is Beauty?

First – sorry for the significant gap in postings. I’ve been confused and depressed about what I’m trying to do and if I’m going to be able to do it. If it will matter to anyone else – and if that is … Continue reading

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Use of color arbitrarily to express more forcibly – Vincent Van Gogh

I love Vincent Van Gogh. I love his passion as expressed in his painting. Powerful, brilliant, unique. But I didn’t really appreciate the man until I read a compilation of his letters to his brother Theo. He wasn’t just a … Continue reading

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John Loengard – what is a photograph?

Today, at ScottKelby.com, John Loengard posted for Guest Blog Wednesday. (who is John Loengard – check out this post by Joe McNally who works for/with him) Some amazingly beautiful images. I loved the portraits of Georgia O’Keeffe. Check them out.  … Continue reading

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Inspiration vs. Creativity

Chase Jarvis posted this excerpt: “The reality is that it’s easier to be inspired than it is to create an original idea and we are hardwired to take the path of least resistance. It’s easier to jump onto a design … Continue reading

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Kindness, Beauty and Truth

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to … Continue reading

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Exchange of Ideas – Drive to Specialization – Innovation

This isn’t really focused on creativity, but it has enough overlap I felt like it was worth posting.  A refreshing perspective in this realm of negativity we live in:

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Is it photography?

I just hooked up with Zack Arias’ blog and was reading back posts when I came across this one:  Is it Photography? The post is built around a comment he recieved from a previous comment he made.  Read the entire … Continue reading

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Miserable without it

From “The Agony and the Ecstasy” by Irving Stone “One should not become an artist because he can, but because he must. It is only for those who would be miserable without it.” Pg 83 Posted from WordPress for Android

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K’s self portrait

K drew this self portrait for me so I will remember her while I’m at camp. Posted from WordPress for Android

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Looking up

The other day I looked up while sitting at my desk. Something new from a twist of my head. Posted from WordPress for Android

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