I hate to say it, but many of us realize that what we are currently doing with our lives isn’t quite what we are destined to do. Most of us stick with what is familiar because well …that’s what you do to pay the bills. We rationalize how good life is as is, and do not ever […]
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are you doing it because it makes you happy or because the world told you to?
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Realize that sleeping on a futon when you’re 30 is not the worst thing. You know what’s worse? Sleeping in a king bed next to a wife you’re not really in love with, but for some reason you married and you got a couple kids and you got a job you hate. You’ll be laying […]
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No matter what your age or your life path, whether making art is your career or your hobby or your dream, it is not too late or too egotistical or too selfish or too silly to work on your creativity. -Julia Cameron
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Just a light recap: The Simmer Down Picnic was presented by Chop It Up x Good Hearts Win-a summer outdoor experience in creative company. This was a great event for all involved; vendors and attendees alike got to indulge in local music, local foods, and a local vintage shop. And, of course, mingle pretty tough […]
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kinda riding the same wave from last Wednesday’s word.. Short story made shorter for the sake of blogging: I have a friend who is also an artist. She’s been making jewelry since before I knew her and it’s lovely. Anyhoo, she posted this: If your friend has a business, you should be the first customer. […]
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Having big goals is HARD. Being a grown up is HARD. Being an artist can be hard as bleep -conflicting even- with your soul telling you to free yourself and BE yourself and share your gifts with the universe. Yet your mind is reminding you what society tells you to be/do: get a full-time job. Work hard. […]
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