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...
ABLE Leather Backpack

ABLE Leather Backpack

This week on our podcast we mention another favorite creative contraption of ours…ABLE’s Alem Leather Backpack.     what marian likesShaunna is the one who turned me on to ABLE and the Alem Backpack in Cognac.  It is made of the softest leather...
When We Get a NO

When We Get a NO

I got a no recently.  In fact, it felt, at the time, like a pretty BIG NO. It was not my first, or my middle, and it certainly won’t be my last “No” when it comes to my work. When I first began creating and sharing that creativity, the no’s...