You hear that a lot… life-changing. When you do, you may think, “really, was it really?” My answer to this recent trip to Guatemala is “absolutely, yes!” To be honest, when I first registered to go on the trip with Art Ambassador for a Colorful World, I wasn’t quite sure what I was getting into. Moreover, I really had doubt that I could possibly have anything to give that would be useful in any way. Still, there was something inside me that made me want to go. I had been a small, monthly donor to Kevin Macpherson’s group for a few years, but honestly had little clue about what all he was doing. I only knew that the pictures of the smiles on face of children from China and Guatemala were priceless, and I wanted to see them for myself.Read More
One of the things that we do not give ourselves permission to do, is to just observe. By observing, we are building a filing cabinet in our brains that will supply us with the information we need for future paintings.
There is a big differenceRead More
Gender disparities in the art world.
Take a listen to this NPR interview with Shankar Vedantam, NPR's social science correspondent. Steve Inskeep, Host.Read More