Creativity – Pat Coakley

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Mar 15

Bi Partisan Ambitious Old Woman.

By Pat Coakley | Creativity

  Jung the Swiss Psychoanalyst famously said that man must have meaning in their life to give it purpose. Mine? Almost childlike in its simplicity: To be useful to those I love, family and friends, and beyond them to share some of the creativity and hope I find in photographing flowers, fruits and vegetables and […]

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Nov 07

Post Election Antidote: Creativity

By Pat Coakley | Creativity

I am spending election eve being creative with my pink pumpkin from last week’s farmer’s market and Japanese lanterns from Whole Foods. The only comforting thought I have is that no matter the headline on Wednesday, my creativity doesn’t need 270 electoral votes. Creativity makes my life more bearable (and Kurt Vonnegut’s, too, as it is his […]

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Nov 04

Leaf Peeping Artfully PART II

By Pat Coakley | Art

Leaf Peeping Artfully Part II! These two 4 in x 4in cradle boards below are drying as I take this photo.  Both of these leaves were in the top photo. It’s been about 16 hours since I applied the resin on to them so with only 8 hours to go to be fully cured and dry, […]

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Jan 22

Blizzard Art & Apps

By Pat Coakley | Blizzard Art

So, historic blizzard on its way– but only six inches for my region. Hooray!  I’m sorry DC but truly last year was enough for Boston. I am free to think of art rather than hunkerin’ down and fears of losing power. I am going to try and make some ‘blizzard art’  today using IPHONE apps!  The ones […]

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