Posts categorized: Inspiration

Photo: Sara Roizen 2011 A friend shared this poem with me over the weekend. I was very moved by it, as it seems to go to the heart of what healing work and process is all about. Read the words and explore what this poem might mean for you personally. Please feel free to comment, and let us know about...

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“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. Your playing small does not...

June 21, 2011

    I love this image! I made it my wallpaper on my computer at work. It’s a great illustration of what it means to practice mindfulness, and also an example of a picture being worth a thousand words! Which figure do you relate to at this moment? The person, the dog, or perhaps both?  

June 8, 2011

Below are a few quotes that I find very inspirational and just wanted to share:) Art, in itself, is an attempt to bring order out of chaos. – Stephen Sondheim An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world. – George Santayana Artists don’t make objects. Artists make mythologies. – Anish Kapoor Creativity is allowing yourself to...

September 6, 2010

My husband Adam continues to be one of my biggest inspirations in life. He is an amazing husband, fellow adventurer, and friend. He has many talents…one of which I’d like to showcase here – his photography! He has (quite literally) thousands of amazing photographs which can be seen on his site: http://www.adamfarber.com/ Here I’ve shared a few of my favorite...

April 27, 2010

In preparation for creating my first altered book in class tomorrow I made a trip to the famous Strand bookstore today and had a field day digging through their collections. It was a very cold day today and my tummy was growling but I could not be distracted from the rows of $1.00 books that awaited my exploration. It was...

November 11, 2008

I often come across quotes by different artists that inspire me in my own work. I thought it would be nice to share a different one every once in a while! “From around the age of six, I had the habit of sketching from life. I became an artist, and from fifty on began producing works that won some reputation,...

May 20, 2008