Daily I pine that I have to go play in my shop….where the sculpture toys and projects live. When I do make it to the barn, around the room I saunter looking for an inspiration to jump out and say “use me! Pick me up and make something!” So, round and round I go, looking for that spark to show itself. Some days nothing calls forth and then on others, well let’s say it is intoxicating to be part of the process that springs forth.
I live for creativity, it is one of the better blessings in life. I used to take creativity for granted because it was always there at the snap of my fingers. As a younger man, I was quite the braggart how easily new ideas, music or art sprang forth, yet now decades later, with life’s scars and lessons etched into the psyche, creativity doesn’t come as quickly, yet the wisdom of life whispers that a new idea is around the corner, just be patient.Read More