Monthly Archives: April 2016

A First Rate Soup..

A first rate soup is more creative than a second rate painting.

The quote is attributed to Abraham Maslow.  He’s not around to ask what constitutes a second rate painting, or a first class soup for that matter.  No matter!

My sketch of a bag of frozen Chinese dumplings:

Chinese Dumpling Sketch - Helen Lock

With a Photoshop background to illustrate a soup recipe:

Chinese Dumpling Soup Illustration PNG

Kurt Vonnegut cheered me up:

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow.  So do it.