2021An absence for years:starting again

What a difference these years made to rejuvenate and really finding myself as an artist again! I closed my physical gallery and found myself foundering and realizing the mistakes I had made I also found my journey t become closer to The Lord and Jesus. I had made my art an idol.

This realization took years and much study of the Holy Spirit and the guidance the Bible gave to become more mature in my walk. Also too I realized I was burnt out and didn’t have any joy in my paintings. It was hard work. Yes, creating art is hard work but it should bring peace and and enjoyment of the journey. I stopped having a website having turned all art into trusting God for his plan for me. That doesn’t stop me for taking the next step.

Moving forward getting ready to rock!

Is it too soon or is soon enough? The art world is confused and more so with the pandemic. I’ve taken from 2015 to now to get my mojo going. In the meantime, I’ve recovered from being burnt out and not listening on so many levels to growing into peace. A tough realization of who…

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Seeing but not realizing

Here I am thinking I had a handle on my progress and yet not seeing some pride in me still. When I opened a big book of my paper paintings I was shocked. My colors were dull. That is because of the cataract lens that were yellow as I referred in my last blog. I’m…

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Seeing in a different way

It is amazing what happened when I had cataract surgery on both eyes. After the first cataract, it was so bright outside and I compared the one eye with other eye and the eye not done yet had a yellowish cast it. I really didn’t realize how I ‘ve been battling colors. Now I have…

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Author: lori landis art

Working in acrylic mostly on canvas with texture, writing, speaking and teaching adults to finding their creative selves. Spiritual endeavoring to explore the journey of painting and creativity using faith and hope. Now blossoming in new ideas and and new awareness.

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