This last week was rough. But that isn’t news, really.

It did affect my ability to create, however. This is not a political space (that's for my personal Facebook page and somewhat on Twitter), so I won't go there, but last week I was already battling the lie of depression. The pure hate, the vitriol, the derisiveness, the meanness of social media-that didn't make it … Continue reading This last week was rough. But that isn’t news, really.

Dealing with a Slow Art Fair and Thoughts on What Sold

I had a fair this past weekend in our hometown. I've attended this fair before, and remember it being busy, so I was expecting lots of people. I had also taken note of what people were selling last year, and thought my stuff would fit in-basically, I took all the necessary steps one should take … Continue reading Dealing with a Slow Art Fair and Thoughts on What Sold

Wordy Weekend Links: The Encouragement Edition

This week has been blah. I've done my research, made some changes, added new listings and ..... crickets. I know it's January, I know it's awful everywhere, but it's a struggle to not take it personally, even though I know better. EVERYONE is saying "where did the sales go WHAT AM I DOING WRONG WHYYYYYYYYYY". … Continue reading Wordy Weekend Links: The Encouragement Edition

Wordy Weekend Links

Some weeks I stumble across oodles of articles and blog posts that are amazing, insightful, and re-post worthy. This week, however, I felt like I was scrounging for material. That might be because I was a bit down, myself, and not finding many things inspiring. It's just my usual, I'm-not-a-brilliant-artist slump. I've decided to think of it … Continue reading Wordy Weekend Links