What Knitting or Crocheting Can Teach Us

  As a designer, I spend many hour escaping into the Ravelry world, an amazing knitting and crocheting community (website) where people come and stay. For hours sometimes. I click through 10, 15, 100 versions of the same shawl pattern (or dishcloth, sock, scarf, hat pattern), looking intently at the yarns used, the projects created […]

It’s A Thing

    I’m always in my head creating new business ideas. Hence, my inspiring a creative life blog. Hello! And, WELCOME BACK if you’re a frequent viewer, and WELCOME if you’ve just landed here. I’m on a mission, beginning next year, to create a place you can find what building a business is like, what’s […]

Inspiring YOUR Creative Side

First off, Happy February. Ok, I’m a day late, but I’ve been snowed in with nothing but a warm fire, a hot cup of coffee and my knitting/micron pens/colored pencils and a sewing machine. I’m sure you understand. So, here’s what I’m thinking. Inspiring A Creative Life is the theme to this blog. Why not, for […]

Creative Journey

Hello Creative Friends! How do you describe a creative journey, or better yet, YOUR creative journey? Creative journey can have many meanings. One which describes what it does, how it makes one feel, or how it helps one learn their strengths. For me it’s inspiring others to create something that brings them joy, maybe relieves a […]

Grow Your Art

Hi Creative Friends! As a creative person, I’m always looking for outlets that will put me in a happy place, or happy space. I mean, who doesn’t, right? I wanted to show you a creative space I walked into today… Grow Your Art is a phrase I noticed as I walked into this beautiful, creative space. Heartseed Studio. […]

Embracing my LoPsIdEd Thinking

I really thought my blogging days were over. I wanted to title this blog post, Embracing my Crazy, but, well…I didn’t want you all thinking I was crazy. *smiling*   This past year, I found myself reflecting on how my journey began… as a knitter, then learning the ins and outs of being a designer, then […]

Color Inspirations to Inspire Creativity

Where does it come from? I can spend hours on Pinterest. In fact, I could designate an entire board to what look like paint chip pictures to inspire my creativity. Here’s a few:  The color chips are so inviting…orange and teal, or grey and cinnamon color in the 2nd one, how about condord and wild […]