Category Archives: inspiration

island head

My head is in Hawaii.  Wish my body were too. But i can’t complain – both were there just a month ago. Hawaii always inspires me. Everything is lush, colorful, full of life. I’m finishing content right now for the … Continue reading

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it’s time

This past week I was at a retreat for polymer artists in Shrinemont (Orkney Springs, VA). There are lots of different kinds of retreats out there for creative folks, but they all have one thing in common – getting together with … Continue reading

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The Creative Chaos-Control Continuum

I think about the creative process alot because I teach others how to be more creative in their artwork.  So, I figure I should probably try to understand the process.  It’s a slippery thing to pin down, creativity.  Lots of … Continue reading

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Mushy Stuff

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, which means we start thinking about loved ones a bit more than usual.  I’m not going to rave about flowers and chocolate in this blog (although I enjoy both and think that we should all have some … Continue reading

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2015 – A Year of Creativity – it’s all about YOU

OH MY! IS IT REALLY ANOTHER NEW YEAR?!!! The first days of the new year are always a time of taking stock of the past and looking forward to what the future holds. Here’s what I’m thinking about 2015.  I think this … Continue reading

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Stone Soup for the Artistic Soul

Making “stone soup” for the artistic soul is easy, if you know where to go for more onions. Continue reading

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Finding your voice

How do you stand out from the crowd? … artistically-speaking that is…. Well, usually that doesn’t happen overnight. Sometimes it never happens.  That’s ok – creating things is fun to do, whether or not you eventually become  the kind of … Continue reading

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