Shari Bryant
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  • Williamsburg, VA
  • United States

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finding time

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 4:01pm 17 Comments

i get so frustrated trying to find the time to create art.

life is fairly busy but, it is for everyone right? some, more than others. i see these people posting on their blogs and they have a full-time job and 6 kids and they're busy at church, blah, blah, blah. BUT. they still have time to homeschool, be the perfect wife, always have a cheerful attitude AND write 4 books, teach 7 online classes, run an etsy store (and create the products in it), guest post on 65 creative blogs AND…


its official...

Posted on October 25, 2011 at 1:21pm 7 Comments

i have been invited to exhibit my work in a monthly art "festival" that takes place in the colonial area. i am uber excited about this because i have never shown my work "publicly" and for a stranger to see it and ask me to participate is a validation of sorts that im actually an artist. i have never considered myself a real artist, im just a woman who likes to paint. i struggle with feelings of self-importance versus humility when i assign myself the title of "artist" or…


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At 3:11pm on October 30, 2011, Marie Smoke said…
Thanks. I have a lot of empty wall space here, so unless a paintings awful where it will become a pantry or closet painting, I frame it. lol
At 12:18am on October 15, 2011, Jane D. Girardot said…
Thank you Shari. My goal is to reach a high degree of detail and almost photo like appearance in some of my work. I've loved art since I was a kid but have only been truly painting the last 4+ years. The painting called 'Morning Reflections' was my first work.
At 5:06pm on May 30, 2011, Shari Bryant said…
thanks for the warm welcome everyone! im still figuring out how to interact here so pardon me if i dont respond right away. :D im having a great time looking around and exploring everything.
At 2:20pm on May 29, 2011, Donna Duquette said…
Hi, Shari, welcome!  I'm really looking forward to seeing you and your artwork around here.  Enjoy!
At 1:12pm on May 29, 2011, Suzanne Vadnais Monson said…
Welcome Shari. Take a look around. There is so much to see and do here. See what's waiting for you to discover!
At 1:06pm on May 29, 2011, Thaneeya McArdle said…

Welcome to the Art Colony, Shari!  I look forward to seeing some of your art. :)

At 1:04pm on May 29, 2011, Sue Pownall said…

Hi Shari and welcome to the Art Colony!  I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!

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