“You are invited to live more consciously, to get off auto pilot and cruise control. To try new things to find out who you really are in this moment and time.”
– James Hollis, Ph.D.
Another Sneak Peek at new Painting
I have been working on this every morning and more on the weekends.
It is such a slow process, as I tweak this and fine tune that. I am so
very pleased with this painting. I have a growing affection for the
whole process. It’s a shame I have to keep going to my day job. I
could happily create in my studio all day.
This is the same little peek I showed you here. It’s a wee little part of what I showed you here.
It’s on the far left panel, in the top third. Many layers of color
and glaze have been added since then. I am almost finished. A little
more tweaking and fine tuning to go. I think I even have the title…
Fields of Memories, or something along that line. Are two plurals in a
title improper? Like I said… or something like that.
James Hollis, Ph.D.,
was born in Springfield, Illinois. He graduated with an A.B. from
Manchester College in 1962 and with a Ph.D. from Drew University in
1967. He taught the Humanities 26 years in various colleges and
universities before retraining as a Jungian analyst at the Jung
Institute of Zurich, Switzerland (1977-82). He is a licensed Jungian
analyst in private practice in Houston, Texas, where he served as
Executive Director of the Jung Educational Center of Houston from
1997-2008. He lives with his wife Jill, an artist and therapist, and
together they have three living children, and six grand-children. He is a
retired Senior Training Analyst for the Inter-Regional Society of
Jungian Analysts, was the first Director of Training of the Philadelphia
Jung Institute, and is vice president emeritus of the Philemon Foundation,
which is dedicated to the publication of the complete works of Jung.
Additionally, he is Director of the Jungian Studies program of Saybrook
Graduate School of San Francisco. (See www.saybrook.edu, and then Jungian Studies).
has written eight books published by Inner City Books, a
Jungian-oriented press located in Toronto, Canada; he has also written
three books published by Gotham Press, a division of Penguin, and two
books published by academic presses. His books have already been
translated into Russian, German, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish,
Italian, Korean, Finnish, Hungarian, French, Czech, and Japanese.