Words from Jacki

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You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do. – Henry Ford Is procrastination sucking the air out of you? If so, you are in company. I won't say it is good company. From what I have observed, procrastinators are a frustrated and...

  Sunflower with Blues - Jacki Kellum Watercolor Painting Not long ago, I taught art to people with Parkinson's disease. I did this because I firmly believe that painting can be a dynamic form of therapy “But, if art builds up the human spirit rather then breaking it down, then...

This week I am on a campaign to explain why images are vital to online communication, and especially to marketing. “Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak.” Dr. Lynell Burmark, Ph.D. Associate at the Thornburg Center for Professional Development and...

Although I have masters degrees both in Writing and in Visual Art, I actually prefer to be a painter [I figure: a picture is worth a thousand words]. Yet, painting is much harder for me than writing. Everything has to be aligned perfectly for me...