Love conquers the desire to conquer Earth.
PROCESS//. Dave and I have had many conversations about the creative process, encouraging each other to keep pursuing this vein of life. We found that no matter your craft, whether painting or videography or music, there are some similarities when it comes to the process of creation. There are ideas, there are hangups, there are […]
We were having a jam session in our living room one night with some friends. I can’t remember which song it was, but my friend Clay Bolen started singing about the idea of a creator stepping down into its creation. As an artist I create all the time. But how humbling and vulnerable would it […]
It must have been 2008 when my church flew Jason Upton and his band in from Wisconsin. This was the first time I experienced a concert of theirs. But more than a concert, it was an experience. They helped create one of those rare settings where you can actually dip out of the busyness of […]
Every summer, hundreds of artists spill into the streets: 8 blocks, double-sided, on whyte avenue are filled with art. Its a huge outdoor gallery, where you not only get to see the art, but also get to interact with the creators behind each piece. Thank you everyone who came out to see me at this years […]
“Jared- I don’t know how you did it but you nailed down exactly what was in my head! It’s fantastic! I’ve been staring at it for 15 minutes with a smile on my face:-) Great composition, man! It really hits home …Fantastic job, Jared. I’m VERY glad I spoke to you at Artwalk.”