healing with creativity; finding ones creativity

Setting Goals to Learn Skills: Creative Goals

Setting Goals to Learn Skills: Creative Goals

It’s been 2016 for 3 weeks and now that I feel like I have a good foothold into the year I have set my creative…

Finding Creativity in the Mundane

Finding Creativity in the Mundane

We have a 100 year old project house in Nova Scotia. Now, I hate painting. I love the look of a freshly painted wall or…

Artist Inspired: Painting Poems by Steve Skafte & Wally Shishkov

Artist Inspired: Painting Poems by Steve Skafte & Wally Shishkov

Steve Skafte of Bridgetown, and Wally Shishkov of Bear River, Nova Scotia, have combined their talents to simultaneously create a cohesive piece of artwork called…

“Wings” Tribute piece: Personalized Memorial Necklace

“Wings” Tribute piece: Personalized Memorial Necklace

5 years ago to this day, my mother passed away suddenly at the age of 54. I would like to say *unexpectedly*, but I had…

Jewelry Inspired: Tribute Charms ~ In Memory of My Mother ~ Blue Zircon Dragon Flies

Jewelry Inspired: Tribute Charms ~ In Memory of My Mother ~ Blue Zircon Dragon Flies

As the saying goes, “Hindsight is 20/20”. Something that may not make sense at the time will become crystal clear in the future. You have…

Artist Inspired: Mother and Child Pendant by Dianne Karg Baron

Artist Inspired: Mother and Child Pendant by Dianne Karg Baron

When I joined the Starving (Jewelry) Artists Etsy Street Team last year, one artist that caught my attention right away was Dianne Karg Baron. Her…