Summer, with her longer daylight hours, is the perfect excuse to bring a bit of this creativity into your own life + space. Today, my five favorite tips for starting your own creative practice.Read More
It’s no secret that I’m a fan of my daily art journal. A small blank canvas and a short chunk of time dedicated to letting my brain wander, my hands create + play without guardrails, rules or pressure. My goal is to do this daily, but let’s be honest, our days sometimes have other plans. A messy house, an urgent deadline, a sick kid - often there are things that interfere with my best laid plans of making.Read More
April. One of the most beautiful months of the year. The name itself, means to open - a nod to all the growth in nature and new beginnings we see take place. With that in mind, I say we celebrate the start of the new month with a little opening for ourselves. Today, I’m sharing 10 ways to ramp up your creativity this month. Join me!Read More
As a life-long creative, I’ve always dabbled in making stuff. As a child, I loved coloring and building. In college, I took as many art history classes as I could soak in once I discovered how much I loved them. Professionally, I focused my career on design + storytelling, building concepts, color palettes and ideas to share with customers.Read More
November. A month full of to-dos and holiday busyness…all reminding us how close to the end of year we are. It’s also a time of beauty. As the light shifts into that warm autumn glow, and darkness comes earlier - we invite you to cozy in and try 5 new things this month.Read More
By now, you've heard us talk a lot about WHY you should start a creative practice. Today, let's focus on the HOW. We know the hardest part of any new habit is the starting - especially if it's been a while since you last exercised your creative muscles. To get you over that hurdle, we're sharing our 10 easy to use prompts to get your juices flowing.Read More
Shay + I both have creative habits that are long established and part of our routine. From painting, to collage, to writing, to trying our hand at any creative language that calls out to us - we love + test a lot of new ideas.
One of our favorites, and most simple, is our daily journal practice. This quick, loose, no rules, no expected outcome exercise gives us a chance, daily, to play and to explore.Read More