The role of tree leaves is to turn sunlight into energy. This is truly an amazing feat, which is going on all around us in silence. As if this was not enough, the roots of a tree nourish it with water and soil nutrients. Trees can grow for hundreds of
Your gut isn’t called “the second brain” for nothing! It is the main processor for your feelings, and demands as much respect as the brain in your head! Also known as the solar plexus, your gut, or belly, sends you strong signals as to how you are really feeling at
Having lived in a convent throughout my twenties, I left with the “knowledge” that feelings were evil, to be shunned and erased from daily life. They supposedly interfered with the spiritual life, with attaining perfection. I had been so successful in burying my feelings that when I was asked, “How
The wordless creation of form begins naturally as a result of our own dedication to the space within.
Thinking about the universe before anything “was”, I created this primordial scene of amorphous shapes, out of which was created ALL! Jacqueline Shuler
A puzzle painting created on my Cintiq interactive tablet and lots of imagination and energy.
Having painted with acrylic polymers for the last forty years, I am now expressing my ideas with digital art, which suits the speed of my creative vision.
This old 70’s favorite is the key to mindfulness, which opens up the fountain of creativity.
Creativity enhances your life, even if you’re not an artist. Check out this article on the impact of creativity on your mental and emotional health. http://www.cnn.com/2012/05/25/health/enayati-innovation-passion-stress/Understanding Preschool Art
My dream babies walk and talk immediately after a painless birth. They jump off the delivery table, fully dressed! We then have conversations together. On one occasion, I dreamed of giving birth to quadruplets who ran off in all directions! That was a premonition of several new paintings. My most
About Jacqueline HI, I’m Jacqueline M. Shuler, artist, calligrapher, graphic designer, author, muralist, and educator. I’ve been in business since 1971, after obtaining three Art degrees, including a doctorate from Carnegie-Mellon University. Since I was a small child, my greatest joy has been to create beautiful images and elegant calligraphy. I am
The first marks a child makes are really a recording of motion in the womb. The lines run back and forth, either horizontal or vertical, reminiscent of the rocking in the womb. Children under two years old are not making drawings of anything in their environment. They should be encouraged