When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point in pretending that nothing has happened or in saying that we are not ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back. A week is more than enough time for us to decide whether or not to accept our destiny.”~ Paul Coelho

"Some Mad Hope..."
A young and vital child knows no limit to his own will, and it is the only reality to him. It is not that he wants at the outset to fight other wills, but that they simply do not exist for him. Like the artist, he goes forth to the work of creation, gloriously alone.
Jane Harrison

Jude Harzer Artist/Art Educator

Jude Harzer Artist/Art Educator
My art is a reflection of my effort to recognize and embrace the beauty in the world around me, even when it seems most difficult to find. Contact me at judiharz@aol.com or visit my website at http://www.judeharzerfineart.com

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"Most of us have two lives- the life we live, and the unlived life within us. Between the two stands resistance."Steven Pressfield

"The greatest freedoms are freedom from regret, freedom from fear, freedom from anxiety, and freedom from sorrow."
Thich Nhat Hanh

Monday, January 3, 2011


Opening Jan. 23, 2011
2-5 pm

Montclair State University
George Segal Gallery
1 Normal Street
In A Boy's Dream Jude Harzer 2010


  1. Congratulations on your Show!
    I am so happy I came to your blog....Your work is beautiful, poignant and really comes out of the canvas to grab you!I will catch up to all your postings but I love your ideas and words!
    Nice to meet you!

  2. Dear Gabriela,
    Happy New Year and thank you for your kind and inspiring words! I love your new quilt design and your fabric art! I am happy that you happened upon my site!So nice to meet another creative spirit!


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