Category Archives: Creativity

Here you will find a variety of my creative expressions, some of which are my personal photography, collage work, and short stories. Additionally, look for guest posts, book reviews, and much more.

Local Photographer Helps Launch Kickstarter Campaign

My ideal photographer scenario is to work with projects that resonate with me and create images that tell story.  This came to life and launch yesterday thanks to something called Kickstarter.   Are you familiar with Kickstarter?  I know I … Continue reading

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Collage – Simple Summer Activity

today’s super too hot you’ve got to be kidding it’s 103 outside today day,  found my daughter and I doing a simple inside summer activity.   Collaging, inspired by the writings of Julie Cameron and Artists Way,  is something we’ve done, she and … Continue reading

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Lincoln’s Last Murder Case :: The Affray

The Affray:  Lincoln’s Last Murder Case is back by popular demand.   My daughter will again be performing in this local production! McLean County History Museum hosts Lincoln courtroom drama for 2nd year in a row. Back by popular demand, the … Continue reading

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Artist Dylan Punke Rides

I want to wish a young man and very talented photographer well.  I met Dylan a few years ago.  He patiently allowed me to ask him six million questions about living off of his work as a photographer    When … Continue reading

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Jewelry Artist :: Martha Brown

shout out to local jewelry artist Martha Brown of ArtJools. it’s farmers market season again, love the vibe on saturday mornings had a problem to solve and Martha, who vends at our market came to the rescue. i was gifted … Continue reading

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Results Were Good To Go

WGLT’s Good To Go alternative transportation challenge occurred last week and the results are now in.  Loved seeing the tally, especially hearing that bus use went up by 150%! The goal of the program is awareness – don’t drive alone, … Continue reading

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Mother Daughter Tile

perhaps you recall that i am a gushing fan of the swedish artist camilla engman. she examples someone who has made herself very accessible via the web, I feel often artists are so elusive and mysterious. I fell for Camilla’s authenticity … Continue reading

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