I think my love of photography helps me.find my center. It is the search party of calm. Always working on staying in my groove.

Somehow the lens shows my mond that everything can inspire. To capture all of it from nothing.

Art reflex

There are these moments when you just want o make things and your mind is kind of blank. That is when I hone my reflexes.

Life is too short too not make things all the time.

A glue stick and a magazine pared with a thick tip pen can you from madness.

Painter files podcast ep 90

podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/painter-files-podcast/id1440186676

Marley

So I’ve been sad. It has taken a huge chunk out of me. I don’t really wish to elaborate. Just know I’m ok and I miss my Marley. Many people have had Marley’s. Mine was all mine and then wasn’t. It is a black hole. Painting fills it.

Season finale of Painter Files Podcast

://anchor.fm/jawara-blake/episodes/How-is-a-Rose-like-a-water-ballon-ehas07

Painter Files Podcast

The change you want in your life you often have to make. Sometimes you have to protest and sometimes you have to burn shit down. Sometimes it’s the harsh reality that no one will make a space for you. You have to create one. People will fight against you making your own space so fight them the hardest.

https://anchor.fm/jawara-blake/episodes/Fixing-coloism-in-the-art-world-one-brush-at-a-time-eg3i93

Never be sorry for making your space in the world.

You are worth it.

Black Lives Matter

Painter out

Painter Files Podcast

https://anchor.fm/jawara-blake/episodes/Love-and-opportunity-efo6ou

New roll for the week

Painter files podcast episode 85

Trigger warning ⚠️

This episode is very honest about racism in America.

https://anchor.fm/jawara-blake/episodes/Dear-monsters–enough-is-enough-ef5aud

Always making

The best way I know how to wake up is to start painting. It just feels good.