free-will art & quiet

circles - stargardenerSometimes, in the throes of an identity shift, we say in despair, “Sometimes I don’t know who I am,” and we are absolutely right. We are correctly sensing that some part or parts of our self are not yet spoken for—or perhaps not yet listened to. -Julia Cameron, Walking in This World

Gluebooking [collage] and other forms of free-will art is a means of making space for quiet, for listening to that which you have not yet listened to. 

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perspective: misplaced power

watercolor finger print - stargardener

{a glimpse of the result of one week of experimenting with several versions of a watercolor fingerprint; absolutely thrilled to have remained committed to my original concept!}

When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We have allowed someone else to determine our worth, and then we are angry at being undervalued. -Julia Margaret Cameron
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