Author: deerridgestudio

Artist Ben Jordan

Artist Ben Jordan

To get my own creative juices flowing I research other artists. Then I get depressed because I want to do what they do and I’m just not that good yet. In the newest issue of Ceramics Monthly, they have a list of 2018 Emerging Artists. As I was going through the artists, Ben Jordan’s art …

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Call For Artist – “SEXTET III – Six Showing Three”

Call For Artist – “SEXTET III – Six Showing Three”

SlowArt Productions in Hudson, NY  is now excepting applications for their “SEXTET III – Six Showing Three” group exhibition held at the Limner Gallery from June 14 – July 14, 2018. The competition is open to all artist, national and international, working in all media. Check out their site for more information. SEXTET III

Call For Artist and Crafters

Call For Artist and Crafters

The First Sunday Arts Festival in Annapolis MD is accepting applications for artist and crafters. The festival runs the first Sunday of each month from May to November from 11am to 5pm with over 130 vendors attending. They also have the Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival in December from 12pm to View Post5pm.  

Micaceous Clay

Micaceous Clay

I’m constantly looking for new techniques for my pottery and I usually end up somewhere I wasn’t looking to go while searching for what I wanted. The internet is full of information, too much if you ask me, and well I end up off task. But, I came across Felipe Ortega who is an Apache medicine man and …

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Quotes

“Never never never give up.” — Winston Churchill
“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit” — Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) Greek Philosopher