Some of you may remember that a few months ago I wrote a post about why I think artists are important, but now I’m going to try to attack an even bigger question: why Christian artists are important. This is a difficult post, mostly because art itself is subjective and there aren’t really right or… Read More Why The World Needs Christian Artists
So awhile ago I wrote a review on this amazing book, Do Hard Things, and then said I would be keeping track of the things that push me outside my boundaries and are actually difficult for me. Then we moved. Now you may be thinking,”Moving sounds like the perfect time to do some hard things,”and you… Read More Hard Things 2-5
Let’s have an honest moment. Drawing, painting, and any kind of imagery come way more easily to me than blogging. I have probably been staring at this computer screen for an hour now. The thing is, inspiration for drawing just comes. If I don’t know what to draw then all I have to do is put in… Read More Cocoa Talk: Why I Blog
So, you know how we move a lot? Well, guess what. That hasn’t quite changed. We are moving once again so that we are closer to Dad’s workplace. At the moment the commute is roughly an hour long one way and so it’s carving out two hours a day of his five day work week. … Read More Here We Go Again
Teenagers. What does that word make you think of? Personally, it makes me think of this odd combination of rebellion, recklessly plowing across a field only to discover that it’s full of mines after you get blown up; oh, and collage prep. I’m a teenager, so this isn’t because I’m an old person looking back… Read More Do Hard Things and the 100 Hard Things Challenge
Hello everyone! I have started a series of posts to just talk about random, personal things, that may or may not have anything to do with art. Also, it is called Cocoa Talk because I don’t like coffee, and I think I’m too young, but I’m wanting the style of these posts to be pretty… Read More Cocoa Talk: A Few Goals
Hey everyone! No, I didn’t die (or this would be titled Death Update), there’s just been a whole lot of craziness going on. Most of it has been big whole-family changes, but during that time I was able to focus on some things for the future. I am a very visionary person, which is a good… Read More Life Update!