Build your artistic confidence 101: Stop telling yourself lies.

Build your artistic confidence 101: Stop telling yourself lies.

In this post, I talk about building artistic confidence and how that can improve your ability and skill. It’s not the destination but the journey.  I don’t know who said that or where I heard it from but since embarking on my art journey, it has become more and more apparent to me.  I may not know whereRead more about Build your artistic confidence 101: Stop telling yourself lies.[…]

Adelyn Makes announced as an Etsy Award Finalist in the New Talent Category

Adelyn Makes announced as an Etsy Award Finalist in the New Talent Category

Your support is needed to help me win the Etsy Awards (Australia & Zealand) Community’s Choice award!   So this happened early last week:  my Etsy shop, also known as Adelyn Makes, was announced as a Finalist in the Etsy Awards 2016 New Talent category for the Australia & New Zealand region. I am still reelingRead more about Adelyn Makes announced as an Etsy Award Finalist in the New Talent Category[…]

Part 4 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: Being Intentional

Part 4 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: Being Intentional

This is the final part of a four-part series on the basics of cultivating creativity.  In this post, I talk about the key called “Being Intentional” that unlocks your creative mindset (Part 2) and makes the creative habit (Part 3) stick. My parents always reinforced the message that they loved us the same and equally.  I know they still doRead more about Part 4 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: Being Intentional[…]

Part 3 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: the Creative Habit

Part 3 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: the Creative Habit

This is part three of a four-part series on the basics of cultivating creativity.  In this post, I let you in on two secrets and talk about establishing a creative habit.  I write about cultivating creativity once a month. In part two of this series, we explored the five key characteristics of a creative mindset: insatiableRead more about Part 3 of Cultivating Creativity Basics: the Creative Habit[…]