A close call at a busy Toronto intersection changed my priorities in the second half of my life. On the Prosperity Place podcast, I talk about how that lead me to where I am today.
Inspiration is the oxygen of our creative practice. Expression is how we connect.
Paper, pigment and brushes are your basic tools as a watercolourist. I've seen too many people get discouraged and think they can't learn this medium when in reality, they were fighting their tools. Give yourself a break and don't skimp.
I've sensed the approach of a turning point with my art so I’ve been on the lookout for my next steps. And of course, you learn a lot in the most surprising places when you’re paying attention.
You need some basic business skills as a creative if you want to earn a living from your work. A podcast I did with Joan Sotkin on her show “Prosperity Place”.