Day 108 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 108: Writing Without An Audience Standing on stage with only a spotlight surrounding me I walk towards the microphone down-stage center The house remains dark “Is anyone here?” The internal dialogue does little to quiet All the nerves and worry I clear my throat,Continue reading “Day 108 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 103 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 103: Creativity Prompt #15 Create a piece of art (story, painting, sketch, sculpture, quilt, comic, jewelry, interpretive dance, etc.) using the three words above as creative inspiration.   I’ll post my creation on Monday. Happy creating!!!!   **I am an Artistic Spirit! For mostContinue reading “Day 103 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 87 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 87: A Writing Day I spent the majority of today writing – which really shouldn’t be surprising since I am a writer. Yet, as I sat down to write today’s blog entry it was as though my pen ran out of ink. I justContinue reading “Day 87 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 86 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 86: Calling All Artistic Spirits Do you know someone who’s an artistic spirit? This blog isn’t just about my experiences and reflections, it’s also an avenue to connect with and support other artistic spirits. So, if you proudly wear that label or know ofContinue reading “Day 86 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 84 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 84: A Jewel of a Day Since I spent most of yesterday writing, I decided to focus on another artistic outlet today – jewelry design! I picked out a pendant and spent time choosing the accent beads. I went back and forth between colorsContinue reading “Day 84 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 82 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 82: Creativity Prompt #12 Use the photo above as a starting point for your artistic exploration this weekend. Write a story, paint a picture, create a new song, or go down by the water and sketch. Have fun creating!   **I am an Artistic Spirit!Continue reading “Day 82 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 80 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 80: A Year That Changed My Life This past year involved so many ups and downs, both personally and professionally, that there were times I couldn’t get my footing. The artist within kept my spirit grounded when it wanted to soar and gave meContinue reading “Day 80 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 75 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 75: Creativity Prompt #11 (Holiday Gifts) Use the photo above as a starting point for your artistic exploration this weekend. Write a story, paint a picture, create a new holiday song, or make a craft that would fit in one of the colorful giftContinue reading “Day 75 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 61 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 61: Creativity Prompt #9 It’s not personal; it’s just business. Do you agree or disagree with the above statement? How does it affect you on a creative level? Use your artistic skills (painting, writing, baking, sewing, etc.) to best represent the above. *I’m aContinue reading “Day 61 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”

Day 53 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge

111 Day Artistic Spirit Pledge: Spiritual Growth Through Creative Expression Day 53: Back to the Drawing Board My 9-year-old nephew didn’t believe me when I told him that I can’t draw. So, we sat down with his sketch pad and pencils, and we all drew a unicorn. Here’s his: And here’s mine: After the laughterContinue reading “Day 53 of the Artistic Spirit Pledge”