Category Archives: IGNITE THE ARTIST

iPhoneography and encaustic class

“The best camera is the one you have with you.” Great quote…you’d be surprised what your little phone can do. Learn how to take amazing iphone images with the best apps, composition and lighting (all in studio and in the … Continue reading

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A creative life is the best life

Three years ago I walked away. I’d been living this creative, colorful life for years and I closed the door with a little crack to let the light in. I love teaching 3rd graders and it is abundantly clear that … Continue reading

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Ignite the Heart retreat ~ spring 2013

                            via Tumblr This might your last chance to be Ignited with Lara and Elida…let us fan those flames!                 … Continue reading

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Light a match

    Sometimes getting the match lit is the hardest part in the beginning of a creative journey. We downplay the need to step out of our daily lives to gain some perspective…an experience that a creative retreat can provide … Continue reading

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Do you know how to shoot on manual?

                  So! You got a Big Kahuna DSLR camera for Christmas and need some help. Or…you’ve had one for years and still don’t know how to use the darn thing. I’ve got … Continue reading

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