What to do when you are quarantined

What to do when you are quarantined

Most of us in the U.S. are not officially quarantined, but we are practicing social distancing right now, during the Covid-19 Pandemic, maybe you’re looking for ideas on what to do? Journaling and crafts are two terrific activities for when you’re stuck at...
Resting as Part of the Creative Process

Resting as Part of the Creative Process

“I started seeing it as a rest instead of a slump,” said a podcast guest on the Get Paid Podcast (which you should totally listen to). She added that that idea made it finite and also made it seem more positive. I loved that so much I stopped whatever I...
How Art Journaling Can Boost Your Creativity

How Art Journaling Can Boost Your Creativity

Recently someone I met at a conference wrote to me and said, look I’ve started drawing again. I encouraged her to keep it up and also to try art journaling. Then a couple of days later, I recommended to an artist in a group that she start art journaling. She...
Book: Feminist Cross-Stitch

Book: Feminist Cross-Stitch

You may already know Stephanie Rohr from her lively Instagram account, or her activism during the DMC design contest, that offered no monetary prize, until Rohr, and others drew attention to the issue. The book, out this month, includes 40 patterns and some basic...