A couple of months ago on the Pointless Overthinking blog, Troy Headrick posed the question “Where does creativity come from?”. If you want to read the post and the comments here is the link, https://pointlessoverthinking.com/2021/06/14/question-of-the-day-no-533/comment-page-1/#comment-90404 . It got me thinking and I decided to share my response to his question here to start off this … More What does it mean to ‘be creative’?
I signed up for the Wanderlust 2021 class this year, run by Everything Art in the UK. I did this class in 2019, and decided to do it once again this year. The tutors vary each year, so it is not the same material, but it is still hosted by Kasia Avery (whom I adore) … More Wanderlust 2021 – Weeks 1, 2 and 3
I have been feeling the desire to imbibe of late. It is a time of year, when the drinks flow freely, there is a lot of alcohol on offer and our summer season here in NZ is beginning. Although I am 2 and 1/2 years alcohol free now, this time of the year it is … More Needing to carve out time to journal …
For some time I have been wanting to make a junk journal. A junk journal is a book which is often made with found and recycled materials to be used as a way to collect and record memories, thoughts, ideas, and inspiration. Although the idea of a junk journal has fascinated me, it is an … More Making a lockdown/Covid-19 junk journal