I help others become more themselves through creativity.
When it comes to figuring out how to run your own creative business there are bound to be many mistakes along the way. After all, that's the best way to learn, right? But there are some common mistakes you can avoid, especially if you're just starting out, that will save you time and frustration. Here are some common mistakes that happen and what you can do about it: 1. You're trying to be something you’re not. Copying is the greatest form of flattery but you have to show others who YOU are in order for them to connect with you. [...]
When I first started taking my acrylics abstract painting class 6 years ago, I was soooo excited to have a structure set up to make consistent art. I knew that every week, no matter what else was happening in my life, I would always have those 2 hours to create. I didn't have to make time to make art, it was already set up for me! Fast forward to today, where I have a 15 month old, a husband and various other obligations. My time is rarely my own and I'm usually juggling two things at once just to fit [...]
This is a series of helpful hints I want to share with you that I’ve learned along the way in my art journey. For more How To’s click here. If there's one thing I love, it's to learn how to do something myself that I usually pay a bunch of money for. Recently I bought a canvas that a company will print a picture on for you. And it got me thinking: what if could create a picture printed canvas on my own? With a little research, I found it's not only doable, but it's easy and cheaper to do it myself. Woohoo! [...]