Category Archives: Ideas

12 Things Every Person Should Have the Opportunity to Find Out About Themselves

For over forty years I have been creating art…For A Living!

I am finally comfortable saying, “I am an artist”, when someone asks what I “do”.  I think that comfort happened about 12 or 14 years ago.  I have realized, along this path, that everyone that asks that question, upon hearing the answer, have some kind of pre-conceived notion of what an artist is, just like any other profession that you may not know much about.  First, there’s always the “starving artist”; the assumption that no one can “make it” “doing” art.  Let me clear this one up for you right now, just so we can really get this one out of the way.  The so called starving artist has choices in life, as any of us have.  Continue Reading

Brush & Cork Makes Bridal Showers Great!

How many bridal showers have you attended? 10? More? Were all of them about the same? A few games, a few shots?  Anything to remember? Answer:  Yaaaawn. Consider this…. Invite friends to wear casual clothes and join the party at JG Designs Studio for a Brush & Cork bridal shower.  We provide the paint, brushes, palettes, aprons,… Continue Reading