I cannot tell you how I found this woman’s work, but she is prolific and her work really speaks to me. Carol spent 26 years working for Delta Airlines, and then retired to “play.” Within 8 years, she won over 70 American and International awards and was frequently published. Unearthed No.2 ~ by Carol Staub Portal No.4 ~ by Carol Straub Passion ~ by Carol Staub I love stories like this, where talent seems to erupt out of nowhere. I am not sure if Carol had any art training, or
I enjoyed what Robert Genn has to say about the Zen of art. Here are some of his suggestions for practicing art this way, with my comments added, in red: Have an attitude of low expectations and nothing to lose.
I think you can have a nothing to lose attitude without needing to lower your expectations. Try to make deliberate, thoughtful, rhythmic movements.
This works very well. Allow yourself to dream, flow and indulge your fancies.
Absolutely! Be philosophic about your w