When Plans Change

When Plans Change

Sculpting the Indian War Elephant      WAAAAY back in September 2017 (it’s February 2018 at the time I’m writing this..) I was soo excited to start the next animal in my Animals of War series. It was going to be an animal I had not yet sculpted – an...
Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis

A little history…      For those who have been following me for a while now, you know what a struggle it’s been to get someone to listen to me.  Even before my medical retirement, my seizures and other health issues were always chalked up to being...
Pricing Your Art

Pricing Your Art

     I’m in several art groups throughout different social media platforms.  A common question I’ve seen regardless of medium, is “HOW do I price my work”??  Pricing your art is a very subjective question.  There are SOOO many different things to take into...
PRESS RELEASE – Doc Wins Honorable Mention

PRESS RELEASE – Doc Wins Honorable Mention

MAINE ARTIST WINS HONORABLE MENTION IN NATIONAL JURIED VETERAN ART SHOW     Shawna N.M. Barnes, a disabled OIF Veteran, has been awarded Honorable Mention for her sculpture, Doc the Ambulance Dog, in the national juried Veteran art exhibit “The Incredible Feet”.  Doc...
Risk Management for the Artist

Risk Management for the Artist

Risk management for artists???  Huh?​YUP.  Risk management.  Many of us think that this term does not apply to us artists / entrepreneurs.  Just to those corporate folks, who work in big tall buildings and deal with financials or government ​stuff​.  Well, I’m here to...