There lies within the heart of every true romantic a yearning for exquisitely exacting words. Words that express desire, words that set the imagination on fire, words that lift your spirits higher and higher. The ups the downs of love and the drama of personal intimacies pull us deeper into the secret realm of lovers. […]
Untitled ©Katy Allgeyer 2017 (60″ x 36″ Acrylic on Canvas) On November 20, 2016 I took part in a dream circle on Garnet Hill in upstate New York led by shaman Robert Moss. The last circle dream assignment we were given was to dream for the future of the world five years from now. This […]
One of the great things about living on our island in Maine is the myriad of talent that resides there and the interesting people you bump into on trails and in cafes. Eryn/ Ahryan is one such artist. I met Eryn at the Stonington Farmers Market when I returned from our trip of a lifetime […]
Nepenthe III ©katy allgeyer As you know from my first Nepenthe painting, the title means “a place to leave ones sorrows”. This year is nearly over. For me this is a time for retreat, reflection, and reveling inside the cloak of winter’s darkened days. The sun is setting on…2016. Happy New Year!
What do digereedoos, depression, and magic mushrooms have to do with cancer patients? Promising new studies are showing results with using psilocybin hallucinogenic mushrooms to relieve cancer patients of anxiety and depression (some results showing 80% effectiveness!). Read full article at the New York Times here. Scott would have loved this!
So far, #GivingTuesday helped us raise $175 for Scott’s design scholarship via a facebook campaign that is running for 17 more days. Click here to donate. Our goal is to raise $2500 during this facebook campaign as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match our funds raised. All contributions are tax-deductible and facebook will […]
Few symbols can capture the essence of life-death-transformation-rebirth as well as the butterfly can. If you’re like me, you’ve noticed that there were far fewer butterflies enjoying your garden this summer. Like the bees, they are disappearing at an alarming rate. Dreams of the Last Butterflies is a remarkable 9 minute short film that shines a […]