A look at Maira Kalman, an inspiring writer and illustrator… and Beloved Dog.
Clip, tear, and glue your way to your own, creative reference and inspiration book.
Finding photos, taking photos, and creating a reference book of photos or magazine clippings.
A beautiful and inspiring color-coding project by Carrie Baldouf. Traipsing through Infinite Jest (and now Gravity’s Rainbow) with an eye towards color.
Talking about first lines, blank pages, titles, first words, the creative process, and more. This one is for writers and non-writers and artists of all varieties.
Lyrics, language, theme songs, playlists, and a double-headed listening (and recording) prompt!
Thoughts on writing bios and introductions, the big question, “Am I still creative,” a bio 4 ways prompt, and a book of craft activities for kids.
Dive into the world of the Midori Traveler’s Notebook (MTN) system–the ultimate, flexible system for people who love notebooks.
Grab your coffee or tea, your sketchbook and pen or knitting, and settle in… this one is on the longer side — but this discussion of doing your own flip-throughs… is important.
My focus this week is not on the blog, on the show notes, on getting everything cleaned up and dusted off. There is a LOT to do. I could have made a big production of these steps and launched a