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AEDM 2017, The Writing Life

AEDM – 3, Art Every Day Month – Journaling

Tammy | November 3, 2017 | 2 Comments
Beside me the detritus of today's AEDM offering alys scattered across the laptop keyboard: words, pictures, scraps of paper with pictures of texture and color. A Banana Mania Crayola crayon ha been left ou of the box. Scissors sprawl across my calendar.
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Art and Life, The Writing Life, women

Discovering Kinship: Robyn Gordon – My Inspiration

Tammy | May 7, 2016 | 1 Comment
I fell in love with Robyn Gordon’s art YEARS ago.  And last week I discovered I have been friends with her on FaceBook since 2010.  Life is funny like that.  I love her sculptures – she’s a wood carver, and have used them as inspiration…
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ephemera, story, Stuff and More Stuff (Ramblings), The Writing Life

Consecrate One Day for an Orgy of Reading

Tammy | August 3, 2014 | 4 Comments
How do you read? I'm an underliner, thus, though I love my Kindle, after I highlight I try to go back and copy the highlighted areas into a journal so I won't lose them. I'm sure there's a way to pull up all the highlights in all the books, but I haven't sought…
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Dreams, The Writing Life

Dreams, Bucketlists, Seeds and Ramblings

Tammy | August 1, 2014 | 3 Comments
So I'm back to making this a journal of sorts and we'll see what comes of it. I'm afraid to say out loud what I hope will come from this. What I hope is that I will once again enjoy blogging. What I think I should hope is that I have no real expectations so…
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Reverb10, The Writing Life, Wylde Women

One Word isn’t enough

Tammy | December 2, 2010 | 4 Comments
  Was reading Patti Digh’s blog post for the day and she’s participating in something called Reverb10 for December. Intuition perked up.  What’s this?  Another challenge? After I finished Art Every Day Month, I thought:  wonderful! …
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Art and Life, Pix of New Work, The Writing Life


Tammy | July 22, 2007 | 5 Comments
Possibilities: Love What You See, watercolor and pen art by Tammy Vitale, matted print $20 (8"x10"outside), by Tammy Vitale I'm playing with potential, with possibilities, with paint and ink and $80 worth of new pens and paper and some amount...
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Art and Life, Keeping On Keeping On, The Writing Life

Follow your heART!

Tammy | July 21, 2007 | 4 Comments
Possibilities: Smile All Day, story picture by Tammy Vitale Well, I had great intentions for "all day" creativity yesterday. But I started with something in mind - creating possibilities (ironic) - and then got shy about my ability to be...
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Art and Life, Doesn't Fit Anywhere Category, The Writing Life


Tammy | July 20, 2007 | 6 Comments
Dancing on Bubbles, collage by Tammy Vitale I woke this morning with an idea for a book, and/or individual cards or matted sayings. I've been playing with poetry paintings for years and years, using snippets of poetry, and trying to...
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ArtOMatic, The Business of Art, The Writing Life

ArtOMatic Artist and Some Housekeeping

Tammy | April 16, 2007 | 5 Comments
Digest, Elizabeth Lundberg Morisette. Individual elements average 8" x 4" x 14" Every now and then an installation grabs me and says: aren't I interesting? Come spend some time with me. This is one of those. I am in love...
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The Writing Life, video

Interview: Writer Maureen Sherbondy

Tammy | April 6, 2007 | 3 Comments
After the Fairy Tale, a chapbook of poems by Maureen Sherbondy, published by Main Street Rag (under "New Releases"). I'm starting to really like this interview format. I get to meet new people, renew old friendships (in this case), relax...
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