30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 6 It’s all about you babe!!

I got a great idea for the creative focus today while I was doing dishes. I started thinking about who I was and a couple things came to mind. Then I put that in one sentence. A few images popped into my head of pictures of me. Bam, a challenge was born – “It’s allContinue reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 6 It’s all about you babe!!”

30 day Create Every Day Challenge

Even though I am a creative coach and teach various art/jewelry classes, there are days I don’t touch art supplies. The business end of things take over and then I find myself really stressed. On the days I do something creative (as if by magic) the day goes a lot better. Just doing something inContinue reading “30 day Create Every Day Challenge”

Playing with PicMonkey – Photo Editing

This will be our last creative dance in photography. Now that you have gone out and tried different ways to take photographs, why not try a free photo editing website? You can really have fun now! I use PicMonkey.com because they have really good features that are easy to use and it’s free. If youContinue reading “Playing with PicMonkey – Photo Editing”

Use a theme to get creative with your photos

Use a theme or a subject when you go out with your camera as this will make it easier to focus your attention & lens. The pictures above are vegetation (obviously) but to emphasize the textures and designs, I took them in black & white. Themes: textures, shadows, the garden, or interesting designs in natureContinue reading “Use a theme to get creative with your photos”

Today’s Creative Spark for those “who aren’t creative”

Seeing through different lenses just takes a little practice so put your creative glasses on and let’s look around. My last post suggested you pretend you’re creative and to look at your everyday as if you’d like to photograph it. I had an assignment in my photography class to take a self portrait. Today IContinue reading “Today’s Creative Spark for those “who aren’t creative””