Category Archives for "Creative Challenges"

Solutions for some of the creative challenges artists and makers face

Resistance is Futile

Sugar Plum Fairy Costume

For Christmas  my daughter and I received subscriptions to the National Ballet of Canada, which included a matinee performance of The Nutcracker. As much as I wanted to go, something also made me want to forget the whole thing. Resistance had shown up.

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Making Space

These last 4 weeks I committed to a daily creative practice – which I’m pleased to say I’ve honoured pretty well. Along the way I learned how important it is to have a place for my art supplies. When I have to hunt for them,  it annoys the muse and she doesn’t hang around very long, impatient minx […]

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Walking Barefoot

Not too long ago, I got very clear about how important it is to express my creativity. I use various forms of visual art and writing to explore ideas and dreams that would otherwise get buried by the busy-ness of daily life. Creative output is an expression of my spirituality because it allows me to […]

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