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Day 22 Creative Challenge – Baby steps

I’ve had a project and idea I’ve been trying to launch for over a year. The real problem is that every time I turn to work on it, I get overwhelmed with how big it is. I start thinking about … Continue reading

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Day 20 Creative Challenge – A Space of Your Own

One of my favorite books is Virginia Woolf’s “A Room of One’s Own”. I read this book several years ago for the first time and it left quite an impression on me. The summary of it was that everyone needs … Continue reading

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Day 18 Creative Challenge – Inspiration Hunt

One of my favorite things to do alone or with my kiddo is to go on Inspiration Hunts. This usually involves going on a walk with a camera. Spring is one of my favorite times to do an inspiration hunt. … Continue reading

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Day 17 Creative Challenge – Make something fun to wear

Day 17 Creative Challenge – Make something fun to wear Sometimes it’s fun to be someone else. Little kids are masters at it. Always pretending to be someone else. Many of my evening hours are spent screaming for help while … Continue reading

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Day 16 Creative Challenge – Start Over

I’ve been struggling with a painting for awhile. It’s one of those pieces that I set down and walk away from for awhile and then i come back. Generally when I do come back though, it has changed in my … Continue reading

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Day 15 Creative Challenge – Share creativity

Sometimes when I have a creative block, I make things for other people. I use to belong to a group of artists that sent amazing snail mail. Creativity abounded. Handmade cards, paper dolls, magnets made from art, homemade bookmarks….all full … Continue reading

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Day 14 Creative Challenge – Break out the crayons

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like coloring. It’s one of those things that somehow transports you back to childhood. It can relieve the stress and remind you in the big scheme of things, it’s really not that big of … Continue reading

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Day 13 Creative Challenge – Do it anyway

I am feeling the real urge to create and paint again. I have been putting it off because I recently hung a huge gallery show and it left me without much canvas left to play with. I have used it … Continue reading

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Day 11 Creative Challenge – Push through It

Ok, like everyone, sometimes I get blocked. I get distracted by life, overwhelmed by what is going on around me, and the one to suffer the most is me. So today I am pushing through it. I am going to … Continue reading

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Day 10 Creative Challenge – Do something a new way

We can go so wrapped up in our complacency we forget to find the beauty of the fun in something. I make it a point to play in my art. I often change my subject matter and try new things … Continue reading

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