[image: dan james]In conversation with a fellow artist the other day, they were expressing some concern and confusion about the popular idea and advice of creating every day.The way their life currently was, they didn't feel that creating every day was feasible, or the best option. But because they had read of so…Continue
I used to be on Facebook a few years back, but left, partly for personal reasons, and partly because of the high proportion of content and updates on there that seemed to be completely inane and a waste of time...But, obviously my experience is not common, or Facebook wouldn't have the billions of members of does have...I'm curious to hear more about your experiences of Facebook specifically as an artist.I'd love to get your response to two specific questions - 1. How has Facebook enhanced your…Continue
I figure I might just record all I manage to accomplish in one place and today was massive!I tackled my sewing room and at one point it looked as if everything was going backwards... but in the end it has been a very rewarding day.....The starting point pictured here is actually after I have taken three pieces of furniture out of the room and had rearranged things to be almost civilized....... believe it or not.... LOL…Continue
[image: dan james]What does energy mean to you?Do you think of the amount of motivation and "get up and go" you have? How electricity is generated? Those little cereal bars that athletes are often munching?Or something else?Perhaps a more important question is - Do you feel you have enough energy in your life to…Continue
Let's do this together!Throw it OUT. The extra magazines. The extra clothes. The unread books.What IS in that box you keep tripping over in the garage...?What are you keeping that figurine for?OR, maybe your clutter is mental...and it's something that's holding you back from your DREAMS !That passing comment that your parent made when you were twelve. That relative who discouraged you from making art. That regret that keeps nagging...Or, maybe your schedule needs de-cluttering: One-too-many…Continue
[image: dan james]It's four years since A Big Creative Yes (my blog) began.The writing now is not vastly different from then.Yet other aspects of my life are radically different.Where I live, my family, my main artform, and the number of possessions I have, to name a few.Change is inevitable.Some things changes…Continue
[image: dan james]"If I had more time, of course I'd be more creative Dan... Well, once I got around to actually choosing a project to begin with - I have so many ideas.Maybe that's the real issue that's blocking me? But then when I do pick something, it takes me ages to finish it - if I ever do finish it -…Continue
I think we used to have a list of off-CCS blogs, but we don't seem to have one anymore. If you would like to share your blog with me and the others here, please leave your blog address in the comments. If you leave your blog addy I'll add it to my new blog, Staring at the SunContinue
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March..... and it is still winter here.....it came in like a lion so I am praying for out like a lamb!
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