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How Do You Come Up With Ideas

How Do You Come Up With Ideas

One of the questions I get asked a lot is How Do You Come Up With Ideas. This question is not easy to answer because the inspiration process is very confusing. Most of it goes on in my brain and I have no idea how. All I know is I suddenly get an idea in my head and then I need to decide if i like it or not. Yesterday I had a fun evening creating with some friends during which I came up with a new idea. I'll use this evening to try and explain the answer to the …

Creating on a Budget

Creating on a Budget

Creating can be an expensive hobby with lots of expenses on different supplies. Can we be Creating on a Budget? Expenses add up because we want all the colors and we want all the papers. We go to the craft store and see all the sales and say to ourselves that we need them for our projects but do we really need them?
 

 
Creating on a Budget
Is it possible to be more fugal and create on a budget when the industry keeps bombarding us with new shiny supplies and tells us that we must have them? I was thinking about the things …

10 Things to Do with a Blank Canvas

10 Things to do with a blank canvas

Finally you have time to create something and you're in the mood and the house is quiet. You make your way to your craft room, pick a canvas and then... blank canvas syndrome! Nothing...nothing comes to your mind, no idea or inspiration. You look at the empty canvas and your mind goes blank. Everybody goes through this so I want to share with you my 10 Things to Do with a Blank Canvas.
 

 
10 Things to Do with a Blank Canvas
1.Paint it in a single color
Pick your favorite color and cover the entire canvas and now there is no more white …