“Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.” – Gail Sheehy   My first jewelry show was in the small town of Danforth, Maine in the Summer of 2010.  The residents were celebrating “Danforth Days, and for $25 dollars I could have a table.

"There comes a time when autumn asks, "What have you been doing all summer?”  unknown Bristly Sarsaparilla   Last Tuesday, upon returning back to our northern Maine studio from a show in New Hampshire, we realized that despite the steamy weekend weather, the hummingbirds had

Creativity is contagious. Pass it on. Albert Einstein Creativity begins with an affinity for something.  It’s like falling in love. Howard Gardner   One of my favorite books ,is I Am an Artist by Pat Lowery Collins.  With beautiful watercolors and lovely prose, it gently shows how

"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures." Henry Ward Beecher We’ve just returned from a two-day show at the 23rd Grand Lake Stream Folk Arts and Music festival.  Set in the picturesque