April 28 / 16 artist: a person who produces works in any of the arts that are primarily subject to aesthetic criteria. are persons having superior skill or ability, or who are capable of producing superior work. An artist is a person engaged in some type of fine art. An artisan is engaged in a craft or applied art. An artist is usually a skilled public performer. There have been tributes to Prince since his shocking death last week. I just wanted to give a short reflect on the kind of artist he was. I fondly remember listening to the Purple Rain album, When Doves Cry, … Continue reading Reflections: One of Kind Artist
April 27 / 16 Hello! Three, yes, three things to share with you today. Two in literature, one in jazz. Read on…… (cred: Vermont Jazz Center) Vermont Jazz Center Workshop 41st Annual Summer Jazz Workshops – 2016 August 7th … Continue reading Scene Wednesday: Writers Conferences & A Jazz Workshop
April 25 / 16 Afternoon…..busy getting the last few posts set up for the last week of April (already?). I’ve decided to extend this Art Talk with Stephen Silver for the summer. He gives common sense advice and I love it. I hope you’ll love it too. Ok….these talks are not in order, but that’s ok too. Art Talk 70: Heroes and Dreams Are Real! Art Talk 1: Seeking Balance in Art Art Talk 2: Missing in Portfolios There will be many more Art Talks with Stephen Silver to come. In the mean time to know more … Continue reading Creative Close-Up: Art Talk with Stephen Silver
April 23 / 16 Afternoon everyone! Found two new things to pass along to you. One is a juried exhibition, while another is ongoing. Keep Reading….. HAGGIN MUSEUM NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION 2016 (59th Exhibition) Stockton, California – The 59th Juried … Continue reading Scene Weekend: Another Call to Artists…..
April 22 / 16 HAPPY EARTH DAY FROM SHADOWBOX! featured & other image: earthday-2016.com & happynewyear2016l.com Continue reading HAPPY EARTH DAY CREATIVE PEEPS!
April 20 / 16 Hey….the last post for today. for the artists out there, if your interested, just follow along. This piece of news just caught my eye so bear with me. 2016 ANNUAL NATIONAL 2D COMPETITION National Juried Exhibition: … Continue reading SW: Calls to Artists
April 20 / 16 Hello again….Now for the music lovers, here is something you might like. The Laure Live 2016 will be in Beachwood OH for two days. Read on….. (cred: Music Festival Wizard) THE BASICS WHERE:BEACHWOOD, OH WHEN:JUNE 11-JUNE … Continue reading More Scene Wednesday: Laure Live 2016
April 20 / 16 Hello and Good Morning. It’s been quiet here for the past few days, but I’m back with something for the literary folks, the music folks, and the art folks. Let’s begin……. (cred: December Magazine) … Continue reading Scene Wednesday: 2016 December Awards…..