RUBBER TO ROAD. . .DREAMS TO DRIVES

RIDING THE RURAL ON BC’S ART ROUTE BLUE Sculpting the Stories into Timeless Art Touring Trails Narrative Penned by Lorrie Fleming for Release in April 2021             Dreams carry us away as a momentary escape from reality!  Imagining life after COVID confinement is akin to awaking from a prolonged & deep dream, much like landing on aContinue reading “RUBBER TO ROAD. . .DREAMS TO DRIVES”

Murals as a circular economy in the renewal!

As a pioneer in the mural movement it is more than exciting to watch the bounty of murals being created worldwide. The concept of wall art goes back to all our ancestors. The power that this large art medium provides is immense. The social side of the production, the tourism draw, the beautification, the economyContinue reading “Murals as a circular economy in the renewal!”

THE EYES OF ART ARE WATCHING …

VACCINES TO VACATIONS ON THE HORIZON SPEARHEADED BY ARTISTS PAINTING THE LINES & PLACING THE DOTS CREATING THE WAY TO THE APEX OF OUR HERITAGE ART HIGHWAYS A MESSAGE TO WELCOME SPRING:  Penned by Lorrie Fleming for March 1, 2021             Spring is a pinnacle time to plant seeds of optimism to weave the threads of knowledgeContinue reading “THE EYES OF ART ARE WATCHING …”

TRANSFORMING OUR HERITAGE HIGHWAYS INTO ART ROUTES

RIVERS-TO-ROADS -TO SCAFFOLDS Interweaving Threads of Color into the Strands of our Transportation Corridor Narrative by Lorrie Fleming Penned on December 12, 2020 Inspired by a conversation with Master Muralist, Michelle Loughery             A new generation of trail blazers are geared up and ready to hit the road, headed for an optimistic journey as the CoronavirusContinue reading “TRANSFORMING OUR HERITAGE HIGHWAYS INTO ART ROUTES”

Romancing the Rural on Art Route Blue

NAVIGATING LIFE’S CROSSROADS Traveling Through the “Art of Life” (Michelle) Narrative by Lorrie Fleming penned October 19, 2020             Michelle’s artistic life’s vision over the course of a quarter century has elevated the bloodline of Steinbeck’s Mother Road into a borderless and timeless ‘piece of art’.  In her eloquent words “we are all traveling through the artContinue reading “Romancing the Rural on Art Route Blue”

THE SUNDAY SUNFLOWER STORY

A Multicolored Reflection of Light on Social Diversities A Moving Narrative by Lorrie Fleming – Penned July 19, 2020             Diversity in Society stands for freedom & equality in all people(s) that is deeply rooted and engrained within the “Soul of Sunflowers”!  Understanding that each individual flower (just like a person) is uniquely different and collectively equate toContinue reading “THE SUNDAY SUNFLOWER STORY”

In search of Sunflowers

By Lorrie Flemming AR:T ROUTE WRITER Natural Storytellers  Symbolic Art & Soul of the Road              “My Heart wants Roots, but my Mind wants Wings…” an articulate phrase coined by popular Lyricist {E.Y. Harburg} that describes the wondering soul of many travelers, like myself, in a constant search for things that make us feel whole.  Commonly referredContinue reading “In search of Sunflowers”

“THE SUNFLOWER PROJECT” Community Art Trail on AR:T ROUTE BLUE

AR:T ROUTE GOLD My people will sleep for 100 years, but when they awake, it will be the artists who give them their spirit back. Louis Riel http://www.thesunflowerproject.ca A multi community art in action call out to create environmental pubic art plantings and physical art around British Columbia. This project has deep roots in aContinue reading ““THE SUNFLOWER PROJECT” Community Art Trail on AR:T ROUTE BLUE”