Tag Archives: creativity

World Chocolate Day – yum

It’s world chocolate day today. oh boy. i’m kinda into chocolate. it’s a girl thing. or an artist thing… or possibly just a human thing. anyway, here’s a fun lil’ chocolate-inspired project i made a while back, in case you … Continue reading

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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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American Craft Show – Baltimore

One of the things that I set as a goal for myself recently was to rekindle my ‘serious’ art – of course if you know me, you know I’m anything but serious!  But, I have gotten a bit sidetracked in the … Continue reading

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In praise of polymer clay!

In praise of polymer clay: It’s been 12 years so far that I’ve been totally enamored of polymer clay. And i was moved today, for no particular reason, to just say how wonderful it is to live in a time … Continue reading

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Stay Fresh, or Get Stale

Lately, Ive become aware of how far my artistic output has strayed from where I first started.  I was all gallery work, once upon a time, then this whole other world of writing, teaching and products evolved.  And just recently I … 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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