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 all … Continue reading 30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 6 It’s all about you babe!!
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 in … Continue reading 30 day Create Every Day Challenge
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 you … Continue reading Playing with PicMonkey – Photo Editing
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 nature … Continue reading Use a theme to get creative with your photos
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 I … Continue reading Today’s Creative Spark for those “who aren’t creative”