Archive for July, 2011

Friday love

It’s been a good, busy week. On Tuesday, I returned from California, where hubby has been interviewing for a job. He already has one offer and is expecting at least one more, so I think […]

Jul, 29

Finding style, in fashion & photography [Tess, week five]

This is Tess Pierson, Art Aligned guest blogger, and I’d like to tell you a story. One of my sisters, let’s call her Sally, and I were attending the same meeting—rather a formal one. She […]

Jul, 27
I've decided to go Eminem-in-8-Mile-style and share some dirty laundry...

When you can’t do it alone…

I’ve decided to go Eminem-in-8-Mile-style and share some dirty laundry…

Jul, 25
Do you haunt the websites of other photographers, seeking new ideas, fresh perspectives or even visual inspiration? Yeah, I've done it, too. But there are major downsides.

How blog stalking kills your creativity

Do you haunt the websites of other photographers, seeking new ideas, fresh perspectives or even visual inspiration? Yeah, I’ve done it, too. But there are major downsides.

Jul, 22

Self-motivation and overcoming resistance [Tess, week four]

Editor’s Note: Tess, our guest blogger, is back! Enjoy her latest post below. Kate introduced the related topics of self-motivation and overcoming resistance this week. Both are critical to the ability to take action. Big […]

Jul, 20
Recently, I spoke with Jessica Swift, a full-time artist living in Atlanta, GA. Jessica paints and issues prints; licenses and sells surface patterns to other companies (think scrapbooking supplies, notebooks and fabric lines)

inFocus interview with colorful creatress Jessica Swift

Recently, I spoke with Jessica Swift, a full-time artist living in Atlanta, GA. Jessica paints and issues prints; licenses and sells surface patterns to other companies (think scrapbooking supplies, notebooks and fabric lines)

Jul, 18

Birthday love

Yep, I skipped Friday’s post. It is too colorful to launch on my old black & white website layout, so I’m holding it for Monday. My new website is coming very, very soon—hopefully by tomorrow—and […]

Jul, 16

Because hunters aren’t cooks: Inspiration from a French master photographer

Once the picture is in the box, I’m not all that interested in what happens next. Hunters, after all, aren’t cooks. ~Henri Cartier-Bresson A man after my own heart… When it comes to photography, I […]

Jul, 12

Provocative philosophies on passion and profit, plus my latest mentoring and workshop offerings for visual arts and photographers.

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