This mixed media piece is available here.
I have been working with ladders lately in my artwork. They have made brief appearances before but now they are working their way into a more central role. And just this week the broken ladder arrived. The next question is obvious, why? Why ladders, why broken ladders and why now?
Artists and real estate speculators operate on the hunch. Perhaps you could call it instinct. It is some part of our human make up that is not in the same neighborhood as the rational. It may even be next door to the spiritual. The ancients called it the Muse.
It requires faith to continue pushing forward as a full time creative because we are often stepping out onto what feels like a floating chunk of ice on a great winter lake that is floating off to somewhere good - we hope.