Welcome to Notes from the StudioI am a full time artist and writer, living and working in Oak Park, IL. I have a space, Calypso Moon Studio, in the Oak Park Arts District. This blog will contain notes and images of various projects and events focused on my art.
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AUGUST 5 SALLIE WOLF HERE…AND BEYOND NEW WATERCOLORS Sallie Wolf, Squam/Light on Water, watercolor, 30 x 22 inches Sallie Wolf, View from our Veranda, Enashiva Camp, 2.23.16, watercolor, 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches Last night was the opening of my … Continue reading
This is an excerpt from one of my journals: Thinking about the Moon Project, my watchful eye, my travels. Covering things up. Layers of the onion. I was thinking about a lot of different ideas and bringing them together: How … Continue reading
I have a collection of poems I really like by other writers. While I was pulling some of them together I noticed a funny coincidence, that I am not sure really is a coincidence. As someone who watches the moon, … Continue reading
Or what makes a thought a poem? I’ve begun writing near daily haiku which I think of as “Weather Report.” When I begin my journal entry each day I always make a note about the weather. (Thomas Jefferson did this … Continue reading
The highlight of a recent trip to Santa Fe, NM, was a visit to the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum. There was an excellent video about her life. In Texas Georgia O’Keeffe found her artistic voice, reducing very complex forms to their … Continue reading
I am taking the free “Blogging 101” course offered on line by WordPress. I am supposed to write a post about the way I learn–what kind of learner am I. It’s almost easier to say what kind of learner I … Continue reading