6 January 2018
Make art about staying warm.
4 January 2018
The dogs and I footprinted our two inches of snowfall, and left some breakfast out for the others with whom we share this little patch of woods.
Make art about someone with whom you feel blessed to share space.
7 December 2017
Make art about chickens coming home to roost.
“As a proverbial expression it’s half a millennium old.
The older fuller form was curses are like chickens; they always come home to roost, meaning that your offensive words or actions are likely at some point to rebound on you. The idea goes back to Chaucer, though he expressed it rather differently in The Parson’s Tale, around 1390, writing that curses are like “a bird that returns again to his own nest”….
Read more about this idiom here.
8 December 2017
Make art about pushing to finish something in order to meet a deadline.
6 December 2017
Make art about the roar, a time you roared, or wanted to roar, but didn’t. Make art about the need to roar, about where you carry that need to roar in the body. Write the roar.
18 November 2017
Make art about the collective consciousness.
19 November 2017
Make art about or inspired by a creation myth.
20 November 2017
Make art about emerging.
11 November 2017
Make art about having or not having room at the table.
12 November 2017
Make art about breaking away from the herd.
2 September 2017
Make art about money, having money, or not having it.
3 September 2017
Make art poverty of the spirit.
4 September 2017
Make art about the origin of a lie.
5 September 2017
Make art about the sound of animal, a purring cat, a growling dog, the whistle of a songbird, the cry of a hawk.
6 September 2017
Make art about the storm coming.
7 September 2017
Make art about arrogance, an arrogant person, about dealing with arrogance.
8 September 2017
Make art about preparing to leave.
9 September 2017
Make art inspired by or about water words: aquaduct, bog, creek, drizzle, fjord…
More here: 100 Words for Water: http://www.wallacejnichols.org/234/623/100-words-for-water.html
10 September 2017
Make art about rescue, rescuing, being rescued.
11 September 2017
Make art about recovery, about what that recovery means to you.