Archive: Feb 2016

Under pressure

I ran over to Pagoda Arts this week and picked up all my new little wooden people. I’m really happy with how they turned out, but wow, it’s a lot to get my head around. Or even my eyes around. Have you heard about how David Bowie would write songs by jotting down words on… read more

It’s not that easy

I have some sad news to share with you. I spent the entire week with the song Dynamite by Taio Cruz playing in my head every time I tried to work. You know, the one with great lyrics like: I came to dance, dance, dance, dance, I hit the floor cuz that’s my plans, plans,… read more

The words again

I wasn’t doing much that’s interesting to look at this week, but while creating tons of silhouettes and converting them into vector art in Illustrator, I had the opportunity to listen to the entirety of a podcast Elizabeth Gilbert did last year, Magic Lessons, in which she coaches people through different creative challenges and discusses… read more

The train

I started off the week being really honest with myself about something I’ve avoided for over a month: taking photographs of people in order to create more silhouettes. The only reason not to just go take the photos is because I am working outside of my comfort zone, I don’t really understand what I’m doing,… read more