Brenda Edwards

Artist


 

The Daily Muse

When I started at ASU back in 1978, I was 24, recently divorced, and armed with an attitude and an Associate of Arts Degree from Phoenix College. It had turned More…

Local group competitions are often themed and participating is an exercise that can take you to places as an artist that you might not normally go. Truthfully, that sometimes means More…

Themed Art
February 2nd, 2016 - The Daily Muse

The single hardest part about making images every day, aside from staying solvent in the process, is staying fresh. If we are, by some grace of God, allowed to indulge More…

Got It MADE
October 16th, 2015 - The Daily Muse

Today I spent the better part of the day feverishly looking through images trying to figure out what will inspire the next painting I paint. Generally, the day after I More…

Today I’m catching my breath so I’m writing a blog. When I put up my show at My Wine Cellar in 2012, after roughly a 20-year hiatus from painting, I More…

Faith
December 31st, 2014 - The Daily Muse

Well, the year is up and I have not managed to keep a couple of my New Year’s resolutions. I was supposed to blog more – at least once a More…

Because I have a new show up I’ve heard a question a lot recently, and that is: Is there some work you don’t want to give up? The answer to More…

Time flies. I don’t know how it happened, but here I am walking head-on into my 7th decade on the planet. I’ve been here a long time, and I’ve done More…

Who Needs Art?
July 17th, 2014 - The Daily Muse

Nobody needs art. That’s the truth. You can survive without it, and decorating your home doesn’t, and shouldn’t take precedent over eating or paying bills. Not that I look at More…

For years I put art under glass. I loved to draw, I painted with watercolors and I was a printmaker. Every artwork I did was never complete until it was More…