Classification Folders

What marian likes  What originally attracted me to these folders were the colors!  Pale blue, mint green, grassy green, navy, etc.  What sold me on them was the divided sections that I could use to keep notes and paperwork organized for projects, clients, or even...
Flow

Flow

I always love it when I find new reading materials and I recently found a new-to-me magazine – Flow.  Words like mindfulness, imperfection, and creativity are what drew me to it and they didn’t disappoint. The magazines are packed with great articles,...

Thinking of Starting a Creative Business?

“A business has to be evolving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative interests.” Richard Branson   Thinking of taking your creativity and turning it into a business?  There are a few things you should be doing first. This week we...
Delfonics Pens

Delfonics Pens

  what marian likesI love that this pen writes tiny!  I think this plays into my neat and tidy nature.  I do not like blobby ink marks or pens that bleed onto the paper, making my lines look thick and messy.  I also like the look of these pens.  They’re unique....
This Pedestrian Life

This Pedestrian Life

  Marian and I are launching mini-episodes on the podcast this week.  We go through our Creative Biographies, which is an exercise from the book, The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharpe.  It was funny and off the cuff and surprisingly deep, guys.  Some of the...
Steal Like an Artist

Steal Like an Artist

I know I have found a kindred spirit in an author when I can’t even make it through the first page without having to take notes or underline a sentence.  I have felt this way with every Austin Kleon book I’ve read.  So many of his words and points and...
Continuing Education

Continuing Education

If you’ve listened to our podcast or followed Shaunna and me through the years on our blogs, you know that we both believe in continuing to learn and grow.  I don’t know about Shaunna, but I don’t have any plans to go back into the classroom, so...

Make An Appointment With Creativity

“Inspiration exists. But it has to find you working” Pablo Picasso   Your creativity deserves a regular slot in your life.  Just like we schedule a doctor’s appointment and keep it on our calendars, so should we make and keep an appointment with our...