Write for any length of time and you’ll soon realize that there really isn’t such a thing as a new story. No matter how hard we work at being completely original, any plot line or character we create will resemble something else out there that has already been done. Writers aren’t actually in the business […]Read more "Writer’s Wednesday – Getting Things Out of Perspective"
You find yourself staring at a blank sheet of paper or an empty screen with a cursor that won’t stop its annoying habit of winking at you in your state of misery. You think, What on earth am I going to say today? We’ve all been there! Writer’s block is very real…so how can we […]Read more "Writer’s Wednesday – Listening to Your Inner Child"
The planned scope of the paintings will combine into a kind of contemplative space for people to encounter God for themselves. I can’t wait to see them. – Michael Frost, Author, Morling Theological College, Sydney This project takes the viewer on a visual journey of God’s love and sacrifice, his faithfulness and mercy, juxtaposed with […]Read more "Christian Artist Feature – Michael Henderson and the Living Art Project"
It’s perhaps the most recognized musical theme in the world. Every child who has ever pretended to be a shark in the swimming pool has heard it, and even those who haven’t have played it on the piano. John Williams, the composer who gave us the memorable film scores to cinematic treasures such as Indiana […]Read more "J: “Jaws” and Beyond – the Genius of John Williams"
“Words well used reach deep inside and stir our hearts…testimony overcomes the enemy.” Laura Bennet Christian writer Laura Bennet knows a thing or two about miracles. Though she has lived in California for most of her life, her husband and three youngest children claimed Australia as their home until just recently. “Brendan and […]Read more "Christian Artist Feature – Laura Bennet"
“I am the pen that God likes to use.” – JB If you’re looking for visual art with a Jamaican flair that is based completely on worshipful passages of Scripture, then look no further than Thru His Vessel JB. This, of course, is the pseudonym for Jen Ben, a Jamaican American artist who […]Read more "Christian Artist Feature – Thru His Vessel JB"
Most parents get their kids into art or music lessons so they can be well-rounded, but usually the assumption is that these things will be hobbies and not career choices. When a person does decide to pursue an artistic career field, their parents usually beg them to change their minds! They tend to assume that […]Read more "Is God Calling Me to be an Artist?"
Since the dawn of time, human beings have expressed their creativity – and their identity – by producing art. From cave drawings and ancient pottery to modern horror novels and summer blockbuster films, mankind seems to be obsessed with creating. Each generation strives to leave its mark on the universe by producing something totally new […]Read more "The Image of God: Why We Create"