Pushing Forward

I’ve made a few changes to this site and shifted some content elsewhere so I can focus on what this site will be. I’ll be writing articles about creativity and art as I have started, and I will add a smattering of resources to help anyone making a new creativity business or looking to improve …

How to get endless ideas

Ideas are the lifeblood of our lives. Within them are your heart and passion, your energy and hopes and dreams all wrapped up in little mini visions. We need them for our businesses, our lives and relationships, and we need them to figure out how to solve all the challenges the pop up in our …

Starting a creative practice

Hi all creatives! If you are like me, you long to be creative every day.  Nothing feels better than time with your art supplies or playing with the lives of the characters in your stories. Or maybe your favorite creative time is working on lines of elegant code.  Whichever is your favorite mode of creativity, …

What is creativity

Creativity. Have you ever thought about what it really? There are all sorts of fabulous creativity quotes out there to inspire and encourage that are trying to pin it down. But what is it really? You use it all the time, and maybe if you could pin it down, you could expand it more easily. …

Creative inspiration

I use these thoughts as a I guide when I set to work. Maybe you do too? I think it’s an important part of keeping you in your work, and most important, in your life.  Your creative expression is really self expression and it is unique to you… so let it out!

Getting out of the box mentality

You’ve heard it maybe even tried your hardest to be as out of the box as you possibly can. It sure isn’t easy! The harder you try, the more stuck you feel, if you are like me. So what can you do about that box? Here are a few ideas on the old box problem: …

“I’m not creative”

Maybe you have thought that too.  I sure have, many times! It doesn’t have to be like this.  You are creative as only you can be, and you do this in many, many ways.  For me, it took a long time to understand this, but I did… Creativity saved my life. That sounds a little …