Artist Date With the Past

January 31, 2017 by - 3 Comments

At the end of last summer I took myself on an Artist Date to Marion, IL, which isn’t far from here. Marion was¬†holding a festival with a car show in their town square, and I particularly wanted to hear my friend, Andrew Staff, and his band, The Swamp Tigers, play. Here’s that post. So many …Read More

Artist Date: Festival Day in Marion, IL

September 28, 2016 by - 1 Comment

In her book, The Artist’s Way, Julia Cameron reminds us that we need to refill our creative wells by taking ourselves on Artist Dates. An Artist Date¬†can be anything that feeds your creativity, feeds your soul. My soul likes to see and hear things. I love live music. I love to people-watch. I love to …Read More