Intuitive Beading: Bead Stitch Sampler Finished

My recent class with Lisa Yoder inspired me to finally finish the bead stitch sampler book I started in 2014. I had … More Intuitive Beading: Bead Stitch Sampler Finished

Why We Should Practice While Waiting for Inspiration

If I waited for inspiration, I wouldn’t write anything at all. And yet this is exactly how I approach other … More Why We Should Practice While Waiting for Inspiration

“Talent is a Question of Quantity.”

This quote reminds me of my favorite children’s books, Arm in Arm by Remy Charlip. In it, there’s a story … More “Talent is a Question of Quantity.”

Creative Exercises: Waste Of Time Or Valuable Experiment?

The last time I took a writing class, I was the world’s crankiest student. My teacher would assign homework in … More Creative Exercises: Waste Of Time Or Valuable Experiment?