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New Year | Time to sharpen your pencils

New Year | Time to sharpen your pencils

It is time to sharpen your pencils , my dears. It is time I show up, and bring my sharp pencil to do some writing on this here blog. Don’t you agree? But first two things I’ve already accomplished this year (braging) and some link love to goal setting, quilting and inspiration. First and last […]

Setting Goals | December Inspiration en ...

Setting Goals | December Inspiration en masse

And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been. Rilke Hey, how was the weekend? Good I hope. Now, the most important thing to do in December is not celebrating Christmas but to set goals for the New Year! Especially these few days between Christmas and New Years Eve, setting […]

Having Bold Intentions – June Ideas

Having Bold Intentions – June Ideas

I love Elise Blaha’s blog, and I admire the way each month she sets new Bold Intentions for the month. The first time I read about it I thought “That’s something I should do too”. But then I hesitated, not wanting to set goals because I might fail, them and myself. I don’t want to […]

Weekly inspiration: new e-zine and month...

Weekly inspiration: new e-zine and monthly goal setting

A jar of dirty water, and some must-check-out links for you to enjoy this Sunday… &stitches Issue 3 – new issue of the embroidery e-zine &stitches – this time it’s all about Oriental inspiraton. And I’m in it (again!), this time with my first sisha experiment. I think there is a lot of cool inspiration […]

Set a Quantitative Goal

Set a Quantitative Goal

Set smart goals I learned from Lisa Sonora Beam’s great book The Creative Entrepreneur that all goals should be SMART. Smart stands for: Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-bound! It does sound smart, doesn’t it? But to be honest with you I often hesitate to set goals like that, goals that has a set number […]

Creative Ideas for 2011

Creative Ideas for 2011

I’ve outlined a few ideas for creative actions in 2011. I think they are more wishes than goals this year. My only real goal is to procrastinate less and move forward. Maybe that is enough. My intention is to keep creating and enjoy the process, as always. I’m going with the thought “do more of […]

Time for introspection and Creative Drea...

Time for introspection and Creative Dreaming

God, how exciting. I LOVE the prospect of a new year! Fresh starts, new goals, rejuvenated ambition & no idea what the future might hold – it doesn’t get any better than that! Gala Darling [via] I am thinking about visions, goals, dreams, intentions, projects, daily habits, life designing and such. I have a ritual […]

Collaged ladies

Collaged ladies

I feel I’ve not been productive enough with collage this year. I’ve crocheted, sewn, knitted and done lots of other stuff, but my collage art is not developing if I don’t make collages, mixed media and try new stuff on a regular bases. These two ladies I made a couple of weeks ago, and I […]