Dear Diary

Joan

  Thanks to my friend Mark and his excellent massage skills, I was able to pick back up on this piece again. My hand had gotten to the point where it was swelling and making it difficult to hold the pastel stick and other tools. It turned out to be somewhat of a benefit for … Leap ForwardJoan

Failure

Here’s the thing I never got in college from my teachers. Failure happens a lot in the creation of anything. We just don’t talk about it because we’re afraid that failing makes us failures. There is the judgement in our minds long before others are allowed to judge us. In art it’s out there, right? … Leap ForwardFailure

Progress is still ….PROGRESS

“The need to be perfect cannot outweigh the value of what has been accomplished.The need to be perfect cannot outweigh the value of what has been accomplished.The need to be perfect cannot outweigh the value of what has been accomplished.The need to be perfect cannot outweigh the value of what has been accomplished.The need to … Leap ForwardProgress is still ….PROGRESS