Read some of of my short articles on my feelings of quality and the importance of fine portraiture.
As an artist, my mind is usually wide awake and full of ideas at the point most people are sound asleep. Tonight (or rather ‘this morning’) is no different, and the subject is Quality. I find that writing my ideas down helps my mind settle and go to sleep. Since I now have a blog, I’m writing it here….
I finished re-reading one of my favorite books tonight, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance – and no, it’s not about motorcylce maintenance. Instead it is a internal journey to understand Quality and Truth, and uses a motorcycle roadtrip across America as an analogy.
Invest in Forever. Art is Forever.™
For years I’ve put it on everything from my website to my business cards, and sometimes I guess I just assume that the meaning is evident. Nevertheless, here is why we (my mom and I) came up with that so many years ago and why it’s become a part of my business.
First of all, comparing prices amongst different photographers can be confusing. It is because the price of art is completely different than anything else out there. Normally when we shop, we look for the best deal. We all do it.
It’s the time of year when we all look back on the past year as well as looking forward to the coming year to make plans and also wonder what’s to come.
In that line of thought, I own a lot of poetry books and love to read them, mostly because of the influence of my mom who was a renown author back in the day. My favorite poetry books I bought used after a lot of searching through an enormous used book store in Salt Lake called Sam Weller’s