The Best of Mad Swirl : 10.07.23

by October 8, 2023 0 comments

Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken. Frank Herbert ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Seeing Past Our Imperfections (Monochrome) ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.30.23

by October 1, 2023 0 comments

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. Rumi ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Mobile Tranquility ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.23.23

by September 24, 2023 0 comments

You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say. F. Scott Fitzgerald ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Reflecting on Where ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.16.23

by September 17, 2023 0 comments

I’d rather be a lightning rod than a seismograph. Ken Kesey ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Grounding ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we wrested …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.09.23

by September 10, 2023 0 comments

I believe art is utterly important. It is one of the things that could save us. Mary Oliver ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Embracing Ourselves (No.2) ~ Andrea Damic Mad Swirl is excited to bring some art from down und-uh to our Mad Gallery, with Andrea Damic’s wonderfully abstract photography. The way Andrea plays with symmetry, texture and light is seriously …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.02.23

by September 3, 2023 0 comments

The visionary starts with a clean sheet of paper, and re-imagines the world. Malcolm Gladwell ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Taking (1)” ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.26.23

by August 27, 2023 0 comments

A creator needs only one enthusiast to justify him. Man Ray ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Taking (2)” ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we could not …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.19.23

by August 20, 2023 0 comments

Words are but pictures of our thoughts. John Dryden ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Torture Prison” ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we got victual from ritual; …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.12.23

by August 13, 2023 0 comments

It is with words as with sunbeams – the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn Robert Southey ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Other Planet” ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.05.23

by August 6, 2023 0 comments

I am a part of all that I have met. Alfred Lord Tennyson ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Epiphany” ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we hid …