Interview with Artist Carl Yoshihara

Every community needs an art scene. And in almost every community there‚Äôs a wealth of creativity just waiting to be discovered and nurtured. Carl Yoshihara seems to me like one of those great seeds of culture and art in the Cupertino community and South Bay area. His passion for creativity, portfolio of diverse work, and Read More …

Letter from a Writer to an Artist

Dear T___, Writing is wordplay. It is experimentation. Some days, it’s completely dorktastic; other days, it is full of academic pretension fooling no one. Sometimes, the “Muse” smiles upon us like a ray of sunshine through a golden morning haze, and we are blessed. Do artists resent happy dabblers in art? Weren’t you all dabblers, Read More …

5 Day Black & White Challenge (Day 2)

A few years ago, we explored the Art Institute of Chicago. They have an amazing collection – Trip Advisor claims they’re the #1 Museum in the World. I’d quibble, unless they were hosting that delicious Chocolate Exhibit again. But that’s tantamount to bribery! I’ve always been partial to the Museum of Science and Industry – Read More …