Two new fosters for Thanksgiving, continuing with the November “gratitude” creative project, and a wonderful book to read aloud.
Mid-November check-in and thoughts on the Gratitude project as a creative project.
Thoughts on a freeform, month-long November project centered around gratitude.
A super short check-in show… October, #Inktober, daily drawings…
An off-the-cuff look at Inktober, a daily challenge in October. You should!
Memory, a freak fish tale, e.e. cummings for young readers, and two A to Z books you will want to check out from Maira Kalman.
Celebrating Episode 200 with layers, collage, and a couple of inspiring collage books/artists.
Re-reading Griffin and Sabine. Their correspondence never gets old. Collage, multimedia, postage stamps, Nick Bantock, a Dina Wakley video, and more. Plus, a prompt for your own creative spirit that ties in with the Griffin and Sabine correspondence.
Two books this week, a powerful pair of art journal inspiration titles from Dina Wakley.
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
Catching up on a year started and a year gone buy. Featured Podsafe Music: Intro Clip: Jim Fidler ~ All I Really Wanted [PMN] David Alter ~ Live for Today [Ariel Publicity] Jennifer Richman ~ Home Inside [Ariel Publicity]