Summer Forever

Summer Forever

According to Oscar Wilde, “And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”  I have seen a few autumn leaves fall like summer tears.  But, if it looks like summer and it feels like summer, then let’s just call it what it is.  At least for today. I...
Lyrics: Soul Vitamins

Lyrics: Soul Vitamins

Life is the lyrics.  Last month I sat at a graduation ceremony as students unleashed a heartfelt version of The Head and the Hearts’ Rivers & Roads.   This one song was like a trigger firing off tears. A year from now we’ll all be gone All our friends...
Brave Hearts

Brave Hearts

Dear Brave Hearts, These are the days. I want to send you an ounce of courage and a slice of bravery.  Not the version of BRAVE with capital letters (that is just arrogant); just a regular ol’ ordinary cup of soulful brave.  The authentic lower-case brave.  When...
Moose Sweatshirt

Moose Sweatshirt

Today’s project: a collaborative effort on a Father’s Day gift for my dad.  I started with a sweatshirt and a piece of cardboard which I inserted between the sweatshirt layers.  The key ingredient is the magic of the Clorax gel bleach pen.  I used a 3D...
Free Bird

Free Bird

“Living creatively is really important to maintain throughout your life. And living creatively doesn’t mean only artistic creativity, although that’s part of it. It means being yourself, not just complying with the wishes of other people.”...
Bleach Pen T-shirt

Bleach Pen T-shirt

I made an airplane design on a t-shirt using a Clorox gel bleach pen back on Valentine’s Day and I described the process here on the blog.  After seeing an adorable swirly pattern on a yoga shirt I was inspired to pull the bleach pen out again.  Once I assembled...