Rebecca Mezoff is a Tapestry Artist who has an extensive background as an Occupational Therapist. In this interview, Rebecca discusses her work and provides us with advice for maintaining a healthy studio practice.
Lately, I've been on my phone more than I'd like to admit. It got me thinking about how the repetitive actions of swiping and typing are impacting my hands and body. Ouch! It's time to readjust! It’s no secret that engaging in the same action over and over again makes it more likely that you will develop a repetitive strain injury. The good news is that this outcome is not inevitable. Learning more about your most important tool, your body, can be incredibly empowering.
Do you think that we can become artists of preservation? I sure do! I believe we have a deep responsibility to protect and preserve the environment we capture through images, paintings, sculptures we create for years to come.
I’ve been working with clients for a while now and one of the things I always got hung up on was creating a custom package or proposal. Ugh! It would totally stress me out! Do you work with clients one on one to create custom pieces, packages, or designs?
I read this quote recently by Katy Bowman. I loved it so much that I needed to share it with you. "You can still be moving while sitting or standing... Movement means changing position." - Katy Bowman