On supporting local artists….

“If you hear a voice within say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. “ –Vincent Van Gogh I purchased this painting from an artist selling his painting on the street at an artist’s market in Oaxaca City, Mexico while I was there teaching ESL (English as aContinue reading “On supporting local artists….”

Inspiring A*R*T: Mexico…again!

Out of Mexico comes some of the most colorful, whimsical, and gorgeous folk art.  I am just in love with it.  This piece is one I picked up while visiting Michoacan state, a state famous for being the final destination for the monarch butterfly after their miraculous migration spanning many miles. This piece portrays theContinue reading “Inspiring A*R*T: Mexico…again!”