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Profound or Nothing New?

What do you feel artists should provide the world? I always thought artists should have a profound vision. That it is our job to influence this generation with some sort of message. I don't kn... [read more]

Author: jamiebone

Created: 01/23/10

Views: 133

Comments: 8

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My First Customer

My first LuridImage customer got all her paintings and responded with "...i got your final painting.. even better than the pic. can't wait to be able to hire you again!" I am thrilled she liked them ... [read more]

Author: luridimage

Created: 05/21/10

Views: 114

Comments: 8

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The Artist's Challenge

As much as I love the process of creating works of art, there is one inescapable reality that is too often overlooked; artists are among the most oppressed and exploited group of workers in the w... [read more]

Author: spadecaller

Created: 05/17/11

Views: 78

Comments: 8

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The Generosity of Blue Canvas

Thanks, Blue Canvas, (and to your fantastic Kevin N who was patient and professional) for appreciating Trillium Gallery's spirit. Trillium's members are appreciative of your True Commitment to the ar... [read more]

Author: mttmaliha

Created: 05/21/11

Views: 102

Comments: 8

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Triumph Over Hopelessness

The word hope is tossed around like candy corn on Halloween. For those of us who have lost hope, its sickening sweet flavor and bright colors are repugnant. We may want to believe that the injusti... [read more]

Author: spadecaller

Created: 05/30/11

Views: 72

Comments: 8

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An Open Letter to Rosie (RodeoRose)

Hi Rosie! I just need to tell you what a therapeutic time I had in the Friday Night Lounge. But unfortunately, I am so 'muzzy' today, and also on a real high! (I would almost think I was drunk, but I... [read more]

Author: dudtrish

Created: 06/12/11

Views: 68

Comments: 8

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Un titre approprié - un message dans le vent

A dark silhouette stands against the blackness of night. Its shape is indistinct and others question its existence but, its presence is surely felt. No, not one like the chill of a ghost rising from t... [read more]

Author: swanthief

Created: 07/01/11

Views: 55

Comments: 8

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Empty

A world without colors Only a few shades of grey Not even black or white A world without joy A world without tears But the notion that I should Some sort of vague memory A world without pai... [read more]

Author: terrapanthera

Created: 07/10/11

Views: 60

Comments: 8

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Having trouble staying focused

I wanna know what motivates some of you all because I wanna do so much but the energy to do so just isn't there? I feel like now is my time to show the world what I am capable of doing. I feel like I ... [read more]

Author: eternalstylez

Created: 09/06/11

Views: 39

Comments: 8

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Her nemissis, Her own....

Grimly EXCITED. The savage within glimmers in her eyes From the throat The throat that had brought such innocence such questions and such gentle tender speech Now emits The primitive so... [read more]

Author: iamnoelle

Created: 08/13/11

Views: 52

Comments: 8

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To Whom It May Concern ...

To Whom It May Concern: Have you ever wandered off the path in the park and found yourself amongst trees that look like giants? When the wind blew, could you hear the leaves rustle ever so faintly ... [read more]

Author: swanthief

Created: 08/20/11

Views: 53

Comments: 8

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Another Rainy Day

We sit together in the rain In a puddle of possibility and regret I hold the umbrella You hold me And together we breathe You in, me out You out, me in Holding our despair at bay For anoth... [read more]

Author: frederiqueroy70

Created: 08/24/11

Views: 57

Comments: 8

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All the pretty stars

I love stars. I appreciate the kind we all share here. You have been so generous with them, and so I hesitate to take down work, which I assume will also remove some of those stars. But I need t... [read more]

Author: mttmaliha

Created: 05/30/12

Views: 29

Comments: 8

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Yosemite….. I’m In Love with You

Oh I want to take you in, I so yearn to witness your beauty! From your meadows to your rivers, You are the eye candy we should all take in! When I’m there I can smell your sweetness, From ... [read more]

Author: troywsmith

Created: 09/04/11

Views: 33

Comments: 8

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Why Not? Pinocchio Got His Wish ...

From cellos to perches words seem to roam hearts and souls broken like teeth on a comb Bits of plastic falling one by one infused with sights, awaken they transform like petals being spun ... [read more]

Author: swanthief

Created: 09/19/11

Views: 33

Comments: 8

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I Try

Every time I try to dip my fingers into the murky pool of me I am overwhelmed A tsunami of feeling rushes at me threatening to crush my insides, inside out Every time Closing my eyes, I t... [read more]

Author: frederiqueroy70

Created: 09/26/11

Views: 43

Comments: 8

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For Lianne Schneider

Anyone that knows our Lianne, whether in person or via any of the online forums, knows what a special and loving person she is. Most of you know that she is recovering today from surgery she had thi... [read more]

Author: mttmaliha

Created: 10/17/11

Views: 72

Comments: 8

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Guns in Our Hands, Guns in Our Hearts

Guns in our hands Guns in our hearts. Guns, we may not own but we gun one down with our words. before the firey bullet can tear at our flesh Our hearts are torn asunder by senseless acts... [read more]

Author: aashton

Created: 12/16/12

Views: 36

Comments: 8

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Looking Professional

Right.... So you go through college and get a degree in fine arts. However they don't do alot teaching you how to be a professional artist. I mean you get one class that lasts one semester to cram... [read more]

Author: kevans

Created: 10/27/11

Views: 22

Comments: 8

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Another letter.

Why should I let you back in? You've said you are sorry, but do I believe it? Just talking to you has me alternating between moments of heart wrenching memories and the knowledge that I now have the ... [read more]

Author: morraha

Created: 11/14/11

Views: 24

Comments: 8

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