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So, You Want to Turn your Creativity into a Business?

You'll obviously need creativity and the inclination to turn that into a business, so let's just say you've already got that in the bag. What next? What do you do? How do you become great?   An incredible illustrator asked me this recently: How do you do it? How do you turn your artistry into  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: A Painter’s Palette

I happened upon Stella Maria Baer's painting, photography and prints and was in total awe of her use of colors and light. A lot of her recent work's content is of space and the relationship of matter in space. The color palette throughout has a very ethereal quality. Yum! I've created a color  ...

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How to Apply the Joy Rule to Design

  At the end of 2015, I read Marie Kondo's The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up. So many of my clients were referencing it, I felt I needed to be in the "know" as to what the KonMarie Method was.  It was such a good read that I flew threw it and immediately followed up with her Spark Joy (the  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: Assemblage

This original work of art by Xochi Solis is stunning! The layers of paint, paper, warms, cools, vividly saturated colors, muted tones, patterns, and solids create a nice juxtaposition and energy. I've created a color palette inspired by her amazing artwork. Feel free to use and enjoy the color  ...

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Big Magic

Elizabeth Gilbert's Big Magic basically jumped into my arms at the airport book store. The bright colors I admit grabbed my attention but it did literally fall of the shelf into my arms. I basically had to buy it; I couldn't tell the universe no! This book is such a fascinating read, I was  ...

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