Inspiring archive for 2016-06-08

Recommended Viewing: Oliver Jeffer’s Dipped Paintings

(4 years ago)
One of the most inspiring people I know, artist Oliver Jeffers, discusses his fantastic Dipped Paintings project. There’s a lot more going on here than this screengrab suggests! Watch the video on Booooooom TV.

Artist Spotlight: Kamea Hadar

(4 years ago)
Congratulations to my good friend Kamea Hadar, one of the directors of Pow! Wow!, who fittingly became a father halfway through painting this mural in Hawaii. I say fittingly because the piece is a portrait of Barack Obama entitled “Hapa”, which means “part” or … Continue reading →

Emotional independence

(4 years ago)
“At the beginning of our life and again when we get old, we need the help and affection of others. Unfortunately, between these two periods of our life, when we are strong and able to look after ourselves, we don’t appreciate the value of affection and compassion. As our own life begins and ends with […]