Evolution of this Creative Act

Creative Act, Panels, Cathedral, Tiles

  My life is so full. I feel like I am in a leaf pile filled with ideas. The beautiful colors surround me, the forms bubble inside me, and the textures overwhelm my visions. The opulence of the concepts keeps me going each day, all day. Creativity

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Value Mindset

Values, Mindset

I just finished a five-week online workshop, The Power of Conscious Marketing, put on by Sounds True. So that you know, this is not my first marketing course and it probably won’t be my last. There’s lots of learning yet to do.  Folks from all over the

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Creativity…where does it come from?

Creativity, Glass

Creativity is a funny thing. Sometimes it’s there, and sometimes it isn’t. It’s erratic, nonlinear, and unreliable. It defies logic and often endorses the opposite. As an artist, one must jump from the right side of the brain to the left side and back again, all day long. To create something

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Glassblowing, Childhood & Imagination

imagination, Creativity & Childhood

Remember when you were a kid?  Imagination was everything!  You never thought about creativity. As a child, your imagination flows; it was uncontrolled by the laws of nature or science.  Your imagination emerged!  The world was yours to do anything with: a paper grocery bag was a spacesuit helmet,

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Giving Birth @ The Hot Shop

birth, Birth of an Idea

I was thinking about life here at the Hot Shop.  You know, glass blowing, teaching others and boldly going where I’ve not gone before.  Just the usual stuff.  Anyway, it reminded me of a line from a Bob Dylan song.  It went like this “Man not busy

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