Category Archives: A Creative Life

How I infuse creativity into my everyday life.

Fuel up people!

I am a coffee addict. How about you? What fuels your creativity? Related PostsCreativity in Snapshots | Circles Art Journal Peek: Lurking monster with sharp teeth Book of Dreams | Box of dreams photo

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Awesome Supplies | Go Create Gouache

I got a kit of gouache paint tubes from a friend. It’s my first try with gouaches since school, and it’s always fun to explore new paints. Gouache is similar to watercolors, but my watercolors are not in tubes, and … Continue reading

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Valentines Day Love List

I love creating art, craft, text, books – you name it. Here is a list of other things that is on my love list right now. Because, you know… love is in the air. I love Related PostsCraft Project | … Continue reading

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Right Snow

You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can’t get them across, your ideas won’t get you anywhere. Lee Iacocca There is snow covering the ground and the dangerous icy patches, right now. I took my camera out for snow … Continue reading

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STITCHED Video Workshop 2015

I am so happy to introduce you to an online class – where I am going to be one of the teachers! I’m part of Alma Stoller’s STITCHED 2015 – a yearlong class with lots of video workshops and inspiration! … Continue reading

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Dear Photo Diary | January Creativity

It’s the lens through which your brain views the world that shapes your reality. And if we can change the lens, not only can we change your happiness, we can change every single educational and business outcome at the same … Continue reading

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Fab Quote | Alice in Wonderland

If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there. Lewis Carroll The words are not an actual Carroll quote, it’s essentially a paraphrase of an exchange between Alice and the Cheshire Cat in Chapter 6 … Continue reading

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Blue Watercolor Mandala

Uncertainty is where things happen. It is where the opportunities — for success, for happiness, for really living — are waiting. Martha Nussbaum After I made some swatches with my new White Nights Watercolors, on loose paper and in my … Continue reading

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A Love Message

I found this as I was going through the folders on my computer. I didn’t post it with the other pink or blue-green altered vintage postcards, those that I sent out to the swappers on my list. This postcard was … Continue reading

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Awesome Art Supplies | White Nights Watercolors

Even a true artist does not always produce art. Carroll O’Connor I got a whole batch of awesome art supplies for Christmas, so I guess I must be very loved or something… Well, the truth is I ordered them myself … Continue reading

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