I finished Divorce in Monochrome in November, but for some reason, it feels right to blog about it on New Year's Eve. This has been a long, hard year. I'm so excited for 2017 and the opportunities that a new year will bring.Read More
I am changing my name. Going forward, please call me… Shannon Lively. More specifically, call me Shannon Joy Lively.
This blog post discusses why I am changing my name and how Miss Lively came to be.Read More
Where do I want to go with my life?
That is one big, scary question.
It entered my mind almost two weeks ago, and came as a complete surprise. I thought I had my life planned out, at least my immediate future – live in Toronto, get a job, and make art in my spare time.
But I must admit, I did not craft my plan carefully. I essentially threw it together in response to a couple of big changes in my life. Let me explain.Read More
My latest project, a self-portrait titled "Morning Shave," was born from a desire to push myself out of my comfort zone and to create with intention.Read More