Chasing a dream requires a good deal of faith and a greater amount of bravery. From the perspective of an artist I can tell you that rejection is a hard pill to swallow - especially so when one isn't braced for the possibility of it.
I've been fortunate enough to have come across several creatives in my career that have enriched, inspired and uplifted me; it is my belief that every artist should have a tribe like this to call her own.
Before the first song was over, the image of a flamingo appeared in my mind. Not a fleeting thought, but rather a crystal clear image that prompted me to begin sketching before my mind got in the way with thoughts of...
While I am one of the most patient people you'll ever meet, I'm an 'instant gratification' kind of gal when it comes to my art. I want to be entertained by my medium and watch as it morphs, moves and merges on the paper.