StudioJake Interviews Mike Baron

This past weekend on my web series StudioJake, I got to interview legendary comic book writer Mike Baron. It was an audio recording, but it was so awesome! He is the author of several horror novels including Banshee, Helmet Head, Whack Job, Skorpio, and Biker! His comic credentials include creating the epic characters Nexus (one of…

Milestone

Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music. -Ronald Reagan I posted my first blog post June 26, 2012. Today, after four years of blogging, I written some many blog posts that it seems like my life was spent typing these things up. It was tough and I did not always do write as…

Who Is Creative?

Creativity seems out of reach for so many people. I cannot tell you how many times I have heard someone tell me, “It is easy for you. You are a writer and an artist, but I can’t do anything creative. It’s just not in my system.” It can seem like this is true. A person…

When it comes to art, stretch yourself.

If you have been exploring my Librarium, you may know that I spent some time training to become an artist. Please know, I do not consider in any standing with the greats like Leonardo Da Vinci, Joel Pollack, or Vincent Van Gough. It is quite the opposite actually. I do not even consider myself an artist…

Painting- Retro Handprint

I did this with some crazy colors. It was created with lots of fun. I had fun fixing the colors and doing all kinds of crazy things! You should have fun when you are being creative. Trust me, it makes way more enjoyable.

Practice of Painting

I love to paint! It’s one of the most fun and amazing things to do! I love to be inspired and just to go after it. I’m always stunned at how some folks limit themselves to one talent they have. I like to explore and try out new creative things. Truth is, I’m not a…

Practice of Painting

I love to paint! It’s one of the most fun and amazing things to do! I love to be inspired and just to go after it. I’m always stunned at how some folks limit themselves to one talent they have. I like to explore and try out new creative things. Truth is, I’m not a…

Book Review- Born to Create

Theresa Dedmon is a person I know very well. I interned for her for a year and it was truly one of the best years of my life. Her title at Bethel Church in Redding, California is “Creative Arts Pastor.” She mentors artists, both young and old in how to use their creativity for Jesus.…