Joy is Where it’s At

I recently wrote about the four stages of skill development. The first stage is unconscious incompetence and the second is Conscious incompetence and represents a turning point. It is is when you begin to grasp the nuances of that new thing you are...

Learning New Things

Last weekend I happened upon a summer festival where there had been a juried plein-air art show. I only caught the end part as the awards were being announced. The adjudicator was explaining that the pieces they awarded prizes to were those that had captured the...